Artists interested in selling their work in the Peters Valley Retail Gallery are invited to contact Brienne Rosner, Gallery Director via email at
. Because we receive a large number of submissions we request all applicants to send 5 specific images of the work intended for sale in the gallery with details for each piece (price, materials, process, etc.). Any additional information about the work or the artist is welcome in the email, including a website or webstore.
CALL FOR ARTISTS:49th Annual Peters Valley Craft Fair
The Peters Valley Annual Craft Fair is a juried event that attracts exhibitors from across the country and attendees from the tri-state area (NY, NJ, PA). This event is held at the Sussex County Fair Grounds in Augusta, NJ. The venue is located less than 60 miles outside of New York City, is fully accessible, offers camping with or without hookups and has ample parking with easy load-in/out. Indoor and outdoor booth spaces available. Approximately 150 artists will be accepted into the event as well as a very limited number of Artisanal Food exhibitors. All artwork must be made by the exhibiting artist. The show is promoted through newspapers, magazines, billboards and social media. Promotional postcards, posters and digital ads are available to exhibiting artists. Cash prizes will be awarded.
Event Dates: September 28 & 29, 2019
Late Application Fee: $50
Late Application Deadline: April 1, 2019
Jurors: Seth Nagelberg, Ceramics Department Chair at Cleveland Institute of Art Gwynne Rukenbrod Smith, Executive Director of the Society of North American Goldsmiths (SNAG)
Emerging Artist Spaces: The Peters Valley Craft Fair will award 10 Emerging Artist spaces. Each will include a 10’x10’ standard booth space, pipe & drape, electric & insurance fee for a discounted flat rate of $250 (regularly priced at $710). Anyone who has exhibited as a Peters Valley Emerging Artist at our Craft Fair in the past is not eligible for this category. This option is only open to those who have been exhibiting professionally for less than 3 years.
We encourage you to upload professional quality images of work available in the gallery for consideration our online store. Images on our site are 1000px square 72ppi. If your images are not square please make sure they are larger so we can size them. Dimensions, materials and any other details (i.e. dishwasher or microwave safe, handwash only, can be used for......) are a huge help for us. Click to upload your images.
We request that you complete our new Inventory CSV Template, or email us a spreadsheet/table so we can more efficiently receive your new inventory. Please retain a copy of your inventory for your records. Click to download Inventory Template and Instructions.