|Sewing paper quilts. Photo by K. Hawkins Photography|
Calling all Massachusetts Artists and Craftspeople! Boston Handmade is accepting membership applications through July 31, 2013.
Boston Handmade is a juried arts organization of local artists and craftspeople supporting one another in the pursuit of creativity made by hand. The membership is dedicated to working collaboratively for mutual inspirational and professional benefit with regular exhibition and educational opportunities for members including skill-share workshops, craft shows, and monthly networking gatherings. Membership benefits include: an open invitation to exhibit in all Boston Handmade sponsored shows, discounted exhibitor fees for Boston Handmade sponsored shows, access to extensive online art, craft, marketing, and business resources, special opportunities such as discounts to area museums and workshops with marketing and social media experts, inclusion in the Boston Handmade community and group meet-ups, and inclusion and promotion through the Boston Handmade blog, website, and all Boston Handmade social media.
Eligible applicants maintain residency in Massachusetts and have an active online shop. As long as you are able to attend meet-ups which largely meets in the Greater Boston area, we welcome members from all corners of the Commonwealth!