The 2008 Art in the Round Contest is a publicly juried, online competition for fine craft artists who create 3-dimensional vessels – such as bowls, vases, teapots, platters, urns, etc.
$6,500 in cash will be awarded, including Best of Show, First Place Winners and State Finalists. For details, visit www.artintheroundcontest.com
Artist sign-up was from June 1, 2008 and ran through August 15, 2008. I entered three of my deer antler baskets and would appreciate your highest rated vote! Read more about my entries and go directly to my bio page at:
Since this competition will be judged by the public, everyone is invited to sign up for the jury pool. It should be a lot of fun! Voting began on September 1st and continues until November 15, 2008.
This online event is hosted by BeautifulBowls.com, an online gallery that offers handcrafted art bowls by a variety of emerging and professional fine craft artists.
This competition includes about 200 pieces from a variety of artists in several different mediums, all with the basic theme of creating vessels.
- For the purposes of this competition “Art in the Round” is defined as original, creative interpretations of the basic vessel form – including bowls, platters, vases, teapots, urns, cups/mugs, and other artful vessel forms.
- The seven media categories include glass, ceramics, metal, wood, basketry, gourds, and mixed/other media.
Be sure to cast your vote for my antler baskets, best in category! Thanks so much for your consideration.