Call to Artists for the Crocker Holiday Artisan Market 2015
November 27, 28, & 29, 2015
Scottish Rite Center, 6151 H Street, Sacramento, CA 95819
California artists and artisans are invited to apply beginning April 1 for the annual juried Crocker Holiday Artisan Market 2015. Applications can be made online through ZAPP (www.zapplications.org) on or after April 1, 2015. The 2015 Artisan Market will be Friday, November 27, Noon to 6 PM, Saturday, November 28, 10 AM to 5 PM and Sunday, November 29, 10 AM to 4 PM. This event regularly attracts 4,000 to 5,000 shoppers during the 3-day run.
This festive event will again be held at the Scottish Rite Center in East Sacramento. This venue is a single story building with rooms for our exhibitors and lots of free parking and easy access – all good things for our exhibitors and shoppers!
We are continuing our “booth fee plus commission” format and will be utilizing an online application system this year. Booth fees vary by size, and corner booths are available for an additional fee. Individual artists will be responsible for processing their own sales and collecting and paying sales tax.
July 1: Application Deadline
August 1: Applicant notified of their acceptance into the show
October 25: Last day to cancel with refund (see Cancellation Policy)
October 26: Last day to cancel without refund (see Cancellation Policy)
Best of Show: $350
Best Booth Presentation: $250
Award winners are invited to show the following year.
Fees & Payment
Online applications plus non-refundable application fee of $15 are to be made online AFTER APRIL 1 at ZAPP (www.zapplications.org). Artists accepted into the show will then be requested to mail booth fee in a single check made out to “CALS” plus a separate check for $50 if a corner space is requested. The $50 corner fee will be returned if corners are not available.
Mail-in applications, desired booth size fee & non-refundable application fee of $25 are to be paid in separate checks made out to “CALS”. All payments for mail-in applications including booth fee, corner fee and non-refundable mail-in application fee of $25 are due at the time of application. *Please write three separate checks, one for desired size booth fee, one for application fee of $25 and another check for $50 if a corner booth is desired made out to “CALS”. (The $50 corner fee will be returned if a corner is not available.) Mail-in applicants NOT accepted will receive a refund of all fees except jury fee of $25.
Artists can purchase 6’ x 8’, 8’ x10’ and 10’ x10’ booths plus premium corner locations (limited). Our event is a “booth fee, plus commission” format. Commission is limited to 15% of sales up to $4,000. No commission is charged on sales exceeding $4,000. Individual artists are responsible for processing their own sales and collecting and paying sales tax.
6’ x 8’ = $155 (plus 15% commission up to $4,000 of sales)
8’ x 10’ = $255 (plus 15% commission up to $4,000 of sales)
10’ x 10’ = $310 (plus 15% commission up to $4,000 of sales) Corner Booth premium: $50
Online Application (preferred) & Mail-In Process begins April 1! All artists applying for participation must fill out the preferred convenient and streamlined Online Application form from ZAPP (www.zapplications.org) or download the Mail-In Application form and submit the following:
- -Completed and submitted Online Application form (or Mail-In Form)
- -Copy of your resale license
- -Four (4) photographic digital images of your current works to be sold during the event.
- -One (1) digital photo or scanned sketch of your current booth layout.
- -Submit convenient Online Application, upload images and pay application feeof $15 via ZAPP (www.zapplications.org)
Or, download and submit the Mail-in Application with application fee of $25 in one check, plus Booth Fee in an additional check and a third separate check for $50 if Corner premium is desired.