Texas furniture makers can now send in their entries for the Twelfth Annual Texas Furniture Makers Show. The show will be held at the Kerr Arts & and Cultural Center in downtown Kerrville, Texas. An application can be found at the show’s website: www.texasfurnituremakersshow.com.
I have exhibited at the last three shows and hope to be there again this year if my application is approved.
The three judges at this years show are Thea Marx,executive director of the Western Design Conference in cody WY, Peter Kennedy, general manager of Fine Lumber And Plywood in Austin, Texas, and Frank Strazza, a full time instructor at the Heritage School of Woodworking in Elm Mott, Texas. Frank is a multiple award winner at The Texas Furniture Makers Show.
The application is due by September 2,2011. The show will run November 10th to December 10th this year. The application requires a non-refundable $ 25.00 jury fee. If selected the show fee will be $100.00 for furniture that is for sale and $200.00 for furniture that is not for sale.
The shows award criteria is 60% craftsmanship & finish and $40% design. The judges will select the winners on Saturday 19, 2011 with the reception and award ceremony That evening from 5:30 pm to 8 pm.