Sunday, April 01, 2012

9th Annual Wearable Art Fashion Show and Boutique

Two Deadlines: (RECEIVE)
Artist’s Booth & Runway: July 15, 2012 or until show is full
Runway "only": August 24, 2012 or until show is full

9th Annual Wearable Art Fashion Show and Boutique
Textile Art Alliance
of the Cleveland Museum of Art
Sunday, October 21, 2012

Textile Art Alliance’s 9th Annual Wearable Art Fashion Show and Boutique features limited edition clothing and accessories created by regional fiber artists.

All forms of fiber-based wearable art are offered for sale, including jackets, vests, tops, coats, skirts, outfits, and accessories such as bags, jewelry, scarves, shawls, hats, gloves and other imaginative wearables.

Items are presented in both the Artist Boutique and Runway Fashion Show. Every item displayed must be for sale. All featured wearable items must be fiber or contain a fiber construction technique.

Opportunities for Participation
1. Artist Booth Space
Available to juried applicants TAA will provide:
• Single space up to 8' x 8'.
• One skirted table
• Sales receipts, centralized checkout
Artists are responsible for:
• Booth setup
• Display (including racks, display equipment, special lights and extension cords)
• Sale of their work (purchases made during the event must be recorded on sales receipts provided by the Textile Art Alliance.  Artists booths must be attended during the entire boutique show.

2. Runway Fashion Show
All artists that create wearable art are invited to submit their work to the TAA Runway Fashion Show, a juried event. This show provides artists (including boutique vendors) with the opportunity to highlight their most creative works.

An artist may submit up to three ensembles of wearable art. Jewelry will be accepted only if the jewelry item is previously paired with an ensemble of a submitting artist.

Artist’s Booth & Runway: $40.00 (includes Runway show fee)
Runway “only”: $15.00 (up to 3 ensembles)

Download Call for Entry Information Brochure:

Download New Artist Application:

Visit website:

Questions? Contact:
Barb Lubinski, Fashion Show Chairwoman