Download the 2021 Festival Prospectus and Application here (PDF).
Complete the application form on page 2 of the Prospectus, and email your application to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please attach to the email:
Alternately, you may include the information requested on the form in the body of an email, and attach the photos.
Sat., Aug. 28, 2021, 10 am. - 6 pm.
Sun., Aug. 29, 2021, 10 am. - 5 pm.
Crafters/artists must commit to both days for the entire time listed.
Our goal is to present quality, original, hand-made art and craft objects. These may be in the range from traditional to contemporary forms of arts and crafts. We will not, however, accept items made from kits or molds, or those that are mass produced. All items handcrafted by exhibitor.
Please submit four (4) high resolution images of individual pieces; one (1) should be in detail. These will be used in jurying and advertising, please submit quality photos that represent your work in the best way possible. A photo of display is optional and encouraged. Email application and digital pictures to email@example.com.
Each participant must provide their own display material and setup. Spaces accommodate up to a 12' x12' tent. Displays will be selected for awards between 11:00 am. and 1:00 pm. on Saturday.
Beautiful Riverside Park, the home of the Great River Folk Festival.
In consideration of fellow crafters, please refrain from smoking at your booth or on the fest grounds.
All proceeds from sales go to the crafter. All participants are responsible for collecting and reporting their own sales tax. You must have a Wisconsin mobile vendor license.
The crafts committee will jury applicants in Mid-June. A maximum of five (5) artists in each media will be selected. Photos should represent current work similar to what you intend to sell. Applicants will be notified of acceptance and non-acceptance via email.
$60. Fees will be payable via PayPal in early July. Payment information will be included in acceptance email.
Images may be included in a printed program, on website, or on social media. The Artist Statement from application may be used in marketing material.
Chosen participants will be required to tag Driftless Makers Exchange, Great River Folk Fest, and self-promote the event.
The registration fee includes a weekend pass for you and one guest.
For the safety of your pet and others, pets are not allowed on the Festival grounds.
Craft Chair: Driftless Makers Exchange
June 13 Application Deadline
June 22 Committee will send letters of acceptance
July 6 Payment due
Aug. 28 & 29 Craft show at Great River Folk Festival