Call for Big Island Artists

The Hawaii Craftsman 47th Annual Statewide Juried Exhibition is Oct 10-Nov. 1 at the Honolulu Museum of Art School. Artists from all islands can enter traditional or non-traditional, functional or non-functional craft with a fresh approach in categories of clay, fiber, glass, metal, wood or mixed media. $2500 in cash prizes.

Tuesday Sept. 30 Jurying: Volcano Art Center Niaulani Campus in the Village

10 - 1 Intake, 1 - 3:30 Jurying, 3:45 - 4:45 Lecture with reception/potluck/pickup artwork 4:45 - 5:30. Call Patti Pease Johnson, 966-8861 for details or email pattij3@hawaiiantel.net

*Prior drop off of artwork entries wrapped securely for transport to Volcano jurying at these Big Island locations*

Kona Side Entries: Mon. Sept. 29 from 10 - 2pm: Donkey Mill Art Center. Volunteers needed to help with intake, call Kate Jacobson, 987-9196. The Donkey Mill Art Center is located at 78-6670 Mamalahoa Hwy, 3 miles South of Holualoa.

Hamakua Coast Entries: Sat. Sept. 27 from 10 am to 3 pm: Hugh Jenkins & Stephanie Ross Honokaa Glass Studio. 775-1167, turn mauka at Tex’s Drive Inn, mile 43, 6/10th mile up from highway. hujenkins@hawaiiantel.net

*Large pieces need to be taken directly to Volcano Sept. 30 jurying. All others will be transported by volunteers in your original packed boxes. If you are not going to be present for jurying and pickup of work, include necessary instructions with your piece(s). Online pre - registration available. Read full prospectus for complete details at www.hawaiicraftsmen.org