Great Gifts Call for Entry

The Ferry Building Gallery is hosting the annual Great Gifts holiday exhibition and sale from November 15 to December 15, 2019. 

Unique crafts, fine artwork and distinctive gifts will be available at affordable prices. 

If you are selected to participate, the gallery will install and handle the sales for the duration of the exhibition. The gallery retains a 30 per cent commission fee and a $25 exhibition fee. All remaining proceeds go to the artist.

Apply in-person or online.

Artist Requirements

  • artist must submit three to six samples of their art
  • the artist must be the creator of the work
  • artwork must be original, not made from kits or mass moulds or be mass-produced
  • maximum value of each piece of inventory cannot exceed $300
  • no large paintings or prints will be accepted
  • art must be unique, excellent quality, appealing and saleable
  • display of samples should fit into a four sq. ft area
  • include a short statement about your work including prices—it can also include photos of additional work and display materials
  • the artist must pay a $15 jury fee (cash or cheque payable to the District of West Vancouver)

Apply In-person

  • Drop-off: Sunday, September 15, 9–11 a.m.
  • Pick-up: 2–3 p.m. the same day
  • Location: Music Box, 1564 Argyle Avenue
  • Jury fee is payable by cash, credit, debit or cheque for in-person entries

Apply Online

  • Please click here to apply
  • Deadline: September 14 at midnight
  • Results: artists will be notified on Monday, September 16 if they have been selected to participate 
  • Jury fee is payable online

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