Fibre Content 2018

is a juried exhibition of fibre art.


• Entry fee is $20.00 per piece.
• No size restrictions
• Maximum 3 entries per artist
• Works must be ready to hang
• All hanging devices including rod must be provided
• 3-Dimensional works must not exceed 40 lbs or 9ft in any direction
• No glass


• Works can be for sale
• AGB requires a 20% commission and will complete the sale on the artist behalf
• Artists will receive their 80% portion from Fibrations after the show closes
• Work must remain hanging for duration of show


No responsibility for loss or damage is accepted by the organizers or hosts of the show. If this is of concern, the artist is advised to obtain commercial insurance to cover their work while in transit, in storage and in exhibition.


William Hodge, Retired after 40 years as Textile Professor at OCAD University; Armure Studios, Stoney Creek.

Elaine Cheasley Paterson, Associate Professor of Craft History, Faculty of Fine Arts, Concordia University, Montreal.

Susan Warner Keene, Toronto-based Artist, Independent Educator, Writer and Curator.

Delivery and Pick up:

Works will be delivered to the AGB on Tuesday, September 4, 2018, no later than 12:00 Noon, OR optionally to pre-arranged alternative outlying locations (to be listed in acceptance notifications) before Friday, August 17, 2018.

Pick up from the AGB will be between 11:00am and 1:00pm on Monday, September 17, 2018, OR optionally from pre-arranged alternative outlying locations (to be listed in acceptance notifications) after Tuesday, September 18, 2018.

Works will not be shipped unless special arrangements are made.

Terms and Conditions:

(1) Fibrations, the Studio Art Quilt Associates and the Art Gallery of Burlington assume no liability for the artwork and cannot be held responsible in an unlikely event that it is damaged or lost.

(2) Submission of artwork for the Fibre Content exhibition constitutes permission for photographs of the artwork to be published on the Fibrations website, Fibre Content 2018 catalogue and promotional materials used by Fibrations, Fibre Content and/or SAQA.


Robynne Cole, Fibre Content Show Manager.
Send an email to Robynne.

Fibre Content 2018 Artwork Entry Form

Jury selections will be made from digital photographs (JPEG) submitted with this form. Please have your image files ready before you start the submission process. Organizers reserve the right to reject delivered artwork that does not match digital photographs in quality or content.

Each entry will be assigned an identification number. In making their decision, members of the Jury will only have access to entry number, title of the artwork, dimensions, photographs and your artist’s statement.

Please be patient after you press the “Submit Entry” button – depending on the size of your image files and the speed of your Internet connection, it can take quite some time. Wait until you see the confirmation screen. The entry process will provide you with an email confirmation for each successful entry and its identification number. Please print out the confirmation screen for future reference.

The deadline for submitting your entries is 11:59pm on Thursday, May 31st, 2018!

Artists will be notified of the Jury’s decision by email, on or before July 14, 2018.

First Name:
Last Name:
Postal Code:
Phone Number:
Email address:
Web site/Blog:
(Check all that apply)
SAQA Central Canada
Burlington Fibre Arts Guild
Burlington Handweavers and Spinners Guild
Burlington Hooking Craft Guild
Connections Fibre Artists
Grand Guild of Fibre Artists
Group of Eight Fibre Artists
Oakville Fibre Artists
I’m not a member, but will join SAQA if accepted

Title of Artwork:
Size (inches):Width:   Height:   3D
If work has multiple authors, please provide details:
Please provide a brief statement about the work (Catalogue space will only allow up to 30 words!):

Digital Images:
Photographs must be of good quality, at least 3 Mpx (2000 x 1500 px), one photograph of the complete piece and one close-up.Photographs must be free from textual or other information revealing provenance and autorship of the artwork. Please remember to cover any signature on your work when photos are taken
Overall Photo:
Close-up Photo:

Artwork is available for a traveling exhibition, to return by June 2020.
Artwork is for sale at $ . I agree to a 20% AGB commission.
I have read, and I accept Terms and Conditions outlined on the left.


Please review your entry before you press “Submit.” Once it has been accepted, you can not go back and change it. After pressing “Submit.” do not use “Back” or “Refresh” buttons in your browser, and do not navigate away from entry pages until you complete the process. Doing so may result in incomplete or duplicate entries!