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ALBERTA CRAFT BLOG

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10186-106 Street NW
780-488-6611 / 1-800-DO CRAFT

Monday - Saturday: 10am - 5pm
Thursday: 10am - 6pm
Free customer parking at back of building

CALGARY 

cSPACE King Edward
1721 29 Avenue SW, #280
587-391-0129 

Wednesday - Friday: 11am - 5pm
Saturday: 10am - 5pm

Street parking available

 

Participating artists: Nicole Baxter, Linda Chow, Robin Dupont, Milt Fischbein, Matt Gould, Terry Hildebrand, Brad Keys, Eveline Kolijn, Diane Krys, Darren Petersen, Jean-Claude and Talar Prefontaine, Shona Rae and Simon Wroot.

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Alberta Craft Awards

The Alberta Craft Council has revised the nomination process for the 2018 Alberta Craft Awards making it easier than ever to nominate a deserving Craft Artist and/or Advocate in our province.

Step 1 - Nominate - Deadline August 1

Write a Nomination Statement – a one-page explanation why the nominee deserves to receive the award. Be sure to include the nominees name, contact information (email & phone) and of course, the title of the Award that they are being nominated for.  Email the statement to acc@albertacraft.ab.ca.

Step 2 - The ACC will contact the Nominee for the final submission details - Deadline September 1

The ACC will then contact the Nominee to coordinate their cv, bio and photos as well as prompt them to gather 3-5 additional letters of support. 


The Awards Ceremony will take place in the Treehouse at cSPACE King Edward, home of the Alberta Craft Gallery – Calgary, on October 20, 2018.

 

Award Categories 


Early Achievement Award - $1000
For an emerging craftsperson/student, in recognition of his/her achievement to date and/or potential. (ACC members only)

Excellence Award - $1000
For an established craftsperson who excels in his or her area of craft. (ACC members only)

Linda Stanier and Family Memorial Award for Excellence in Ceramics - $2000
This endowed award celebrates the life of Linda Stanier and honours excellence in ceramics. The nominee should work and reside in Alberta and be primarily a studio-based, full-time professional ceramic artist. A couple that works together on the same work may be considered as one nominee.  Nominations may be made by individuals, groups or by the Alberta Craft Council.

The Tom McFall - Honour Award - $1000
For a volunteer, supporter, teacher,  craftsperson (individual or group) who has made a significant contribution to Alberta’s fine craft culture.

 

Check out PAST AWARD RECIPIENTS.