Call for Entries in Guild Member Exhibit
“Using the Gifts of Nature”
March 28 – May 21, 2019

Encinitas Community Center
1140 Oakcrest Park Drive
Encinitas, CA 92024

This is a great opportunity for Guild members to show off their creations in a highly visible venue. We hope your artwork will inspire others to learn more about basketry and gourds, join the Guild and/or attend the Weekend in the Garden conference. An artists’ reception during “Art Night” will take place on Sat., 4/6, from 6:00-9:00pm.

Load-in will take place Wednesday, 3/27, at 1:00pm, and load-out will be Wed., May 22, at 9:00am.

The Community Center has been flexible regarding sold art, allowing pieces to be taken out mid-show. Teachers who choose to enter Weekend class samples, can either take them out just before the Weekend or submit a duplicate piece.


To submit a piece of artwork for the Community Center Show:

1) Send the following information to Grace Swanson ( BEFORE Friday, March 22, since small tags MUST be made ahead of time to go along side each piece of artwork.

  • Title of Piece

  • SHORT Description Price (or “NFS” if Not for Sale)

  • Your Name

  • Your contact information (only if piece is for sale) – may include phone, email, and/or website

2) Drop off your artwork at one of the following places or events:

  • February Guild Meeting, 2/3 — give to Carol Lang or Grace Swanson

  • March Guild Meeting, 3/3 — give to Carol Lang or Grace Swanson

  • Deliver to Grace Swanson home BEFORE Wednesday, March 27 (1565 Gascony Road, Encinitas) — MUST email Grace to let her know you are dropping off artwork

  • Deliver to the Community Center at 1pm, March 27 — ONLY IF YOU HAVE EMAILED GRACE THE INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR ART

  • Other drop off locations will be announced

  • Please put your name on your packaging and clearly mark your box or package “Community Center Exhibit” with copy of label information inside the box.