Hi Crafters! Are you interested in showing off your crafting skills or demonstrating a great how-to project? Please submit your proposal for an exhibit or demonstration at our Maker Faire Austin happening the weekend of October 20-21. Maker Faire is a two-day, family-friendly event that celebrates arts, crafts, engineering, science projects and the Do-It-Yourself (DIY) mindset. It’s for creative, resourceful folks who like to tinker and love to make things. The deadline for submission is August 15th at midnight (PST).
Here’s a list of some topics we’re looking for:
- Textile Arts
- Weaving/Looms (historical or unusual)
- Sewing and Felting
- Paper Crafts
- Costumes (epecially Halloween)
- Jewelry Making
- Children’s Crafts/Projects
- Fashion Design
- Stained Glass
- Home and Garden
- Food Arts
- Recycled Arts
- Pattern Making
To find out more and to submit your proposal online, visit our Maker Faire web site here. – Link.
Maker Faire Bay Area 2007: CRAFT – Link.
Natalie’s Maker Faire Flickr Photos Collection from 2006 and 2007 – Link.
4 thoughts on “Maker Faire Austin: Call for Crafters”
The call for proposals states, “Once we have accepted participants, we will send out a call asking for presentations, performances and demonstration workshops.” So should I submit my craft demonstration proposal now, or wait until after the 15th?
Yes, please submit it now! :)
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