Concept to Creation Fashion Exhibition / Deadline Extended!

CALL TO ARTISTS! Concept to Creation Fashion Exhibition

Emerald Art Center is looking for aspiring fashion designers in Oregon to participate in our first Concept to Creation fashion exhibition challenge; “Fashion for Every Body”. This challenge is open to men’s wear, women’s wear, persons with disabilities (wheelchair users, etc), any style, any body-type. This will be an all inclusive show, and will feature designs for every “Body”.

The designer can choose what area of fashion he or she would like to focus. There will be three parts to this exhibit. The first will be the initial sketches; showing the ideas behind the completed piece. Part 2 will feature the swatches of fabric used to create the garment and design changes. Part 3 will be the completed garment. Designers must bring in their own mannequin to display their garment. Only 12 designers will be chosen for this exhibition. The artists’ reception will feature a fashion show of the garments accepted into the exhibition. 

Entry fee: $20.00 

Submit Jpeg images of sketches of initial design and at least one image of previous finished design along with artist bio to director@emeraldartcenter.net

Application Forms available at Emerald Art Center- 500 Main Street, Springfield.
Payments accepted by check, credit card on phone, or website – emeraldartcenter.org

See below for dates

Fashion for Every Body

Concept to Creation Fashion Exhibition

 

 

Emerald Art Center is looking for aspiring fashion designers in Oregon to participate in our first Concept to Creation fashion exhibition challenge; “Fashion for Every Body”. This challenge is open to menswear, women’s wear, persons with disabilities (wheelchair users, etc), any style, and any body type. This will be an all inclusive show, and will feature designs for every “Body”.

The designer can choose what area of fashion he or she would like to focus.

This exhibition will require:

All interested designers need to complete an application – see below – and send to EAC at 500 Main St., Springfield, OR  97477 or email –no later than July 13th

  • Initial Sketches; showing the concept behind the completed piece.
  • 2nd Sketch with color palette, swatches and textures of design
  • Completed garment hung on mannequin will be the completed garment.

Designers must bring in their own mannequin to display their garment.

 

Only 12 designers will be chosen for this exhibition.

 

The artists’ reception will feature a fashion show of the garments accepted into the exhibition on Friday,  August 10th

Cash Prizes will be awarded at end of Fashion Show.

Entry fee of $20.00

Deadline to submit:  July 13th at 4:00 pm – Bring your submission and entry fee to Emerald Art Center

Notification: July 17th

Exhibition Opens: July 31, 2018

Artists’ Reception & Fashion Show: August 10th 5-8

Closing Date: August 24, 2018                                          Call 541-726-8595 with any questions.

Application

Yes, I want to participate as a designer in EAC’s “Fashion for Every Body” Exhibition & Fashion Show

Name________________________________________ email__________________________________

Phone #___________________________ I understand that my designs must be submitted to EAC on July 13th

Signature & Date_______________________________________________________________________

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