Ever looked at a Market Stall and dreamed the impossible dream of owning one yourself? Or perhaps you’ve attended markets and though “What I make is better than this, why haven’t I taken the plunge?” Or it’s quite possible you’ve watched this The Simpsons’ episode:
Whatever your motivation, now is the time to act. If you’re a creative, a maker or an artist (pr a healthy mix of all those) and based in Adelaide, Bowerbird Design Market wants you to host a stall at their next pre-Christmas event from 25-27 November 2016.
Stallholder applications opened this week and applicants are encouraged to get in quickly because there are lots of candlemakers in Adelaide. We stress, LOTS. And they’re a competitive bunch. But beyond that “Bowerbird is an unmissable experience that attracts design-savvy consumers who are passionate about supporting small production runs and the handmade
Now in its eighth year, Bowerbird has a reputation for promoting and nurturing emerging and established Australian designers, makers and artists, who sell their wares in a dynamic and inspiring environment to thousands of attendees for three days each event.
“Stallholders come from all over Australia and don’t just receive a space, but a chance to become part of our design community and the support, exchange of ideas and opportunities this brings. We provide information and access to tailored professional development workshops, and encourage collaboration and networking opportunities at each event. The direct interaction with potential customers is also invaluable for these small businesses,” explains Jane Barwick, Director.
Bowerbird always seeks emerging and established creatives, and is also looking to increase the number of visual artists, photographers and makers of furniture, lighting, glass, ceramics and products for men this year.
Applications are now open, and close midnight, Sunday 24 July. So, what are you waiting for?! Apply now at http://bowerbirdbazaar.com.au/info/apply/
The next Bowerbird Design Market is to be held from 25-27 of November in the Wayville Pavillion at the Adelaide Showground. For more details, follow Bowerbird online via Facebook or check their website.