This will also be our last consignment change-out for 2019. If you wish to have items for sale at SAC from November 9-December 31 you must participate in our 2019 Holiday Show (see info and application below). We’re always looking to add to our existing group of talented artists! Artists not wanting to participate will need to check-out their artwork Sunday, November 3.

Holiday Show Application

Current SAC Member? (required)

NEW ARTISTS, please submit three (3) high-resolution digital images of your work. Slides and CD’s will not be accepted.

Entry Fee
$20 Check$20 Online$20 + $40 Membership2hr Volunteer


Please make checks payable to:

Shiawassee Arts Center
206 Curwood Castle Drive
Owosso, Michigan 48867

Checks must be received no later than 5 pm on Friday, October 18, 2019. A late fee of $10 will be added for applications submitted and/or received after this time. Your online submission is not valid until payment is received. After submitting this application, you will be directed to an online payment page to complete your transaction if you are paying online.


  • Eligibility
  • Key Dates
  • Accepted Work Guidelines
  • Submission Guidelines
  • Entry Fee
  • Commission Rate
  • Late Fee for submissions after 10/18

– Open to all artists 18 years and older in all media are invited to participate
– All artwork must be original and of the artist’s own creation.
– All artwork must have been completed after 2016 and not previously exhibited at SAC
– Up to five (5) small to medium size (med is 16″ x 18″) wall pieces or 10-15 display pieces (pottery, jewelry, fiber art, books, etc.)

Key Dates
Shiawassee Arts Center 31st Annual Holiday Show
November 9-December 31, 2019
Friday, October 18:  Application deadline 5pm
Monday, October 21:  Acceptance notification for New Artists
Sunday, November 3:  Check-out for exhibit and consignment
Monday, November 4:  Holiday Show Check-in 10a-4p
Tuesday, November 5:  Holiday Show Check-in 10a-2p
Saturday, November 9:  SAC Members Opening Reception 6-8pm
Sunday, November 10:  Public Opening 1-3pm
Saturday, December 31:  Show closes
Friday-Sunday January 10-12:  Artwork pick up
Accepted Work Guidelines

– SAC will assume the privilege of photographing or using images of accepted work for the purpose of marketing the event in professionally printed posters and postcards, newsletter, website, local press releases, newspaper, Facebook, Instagram, etc.
– All artwork 2-D artwork must be framed and ready for hanging with wire securely affixed to the back. Stretched canvas edges should be painted and finished. All work MUST be labeled clearly on the back with name of artist, title of the piece, date, medium, and price.
– Please take into consideration that space (especially for 2-D work)could be limited due to the number of exhibiting artists, size and number of pieces entered. SAC reserves the right to final curatorial, installation decisions.

Submission Guidelines

2019 SAC Featured or Consignment Artists

– Exempt from approval process if presenting in the same media as currently displayed or exhibited
– Please complete the online application form
– To expedite check-in PLEASE fill out Holiday Show Inventory Form and have Artwork Tags on each piece prior to check-in.

NEW Artists

– Please submit Online Application Form with three (3) jpeg photos of your work for review and acceptance.
– You will be notified by email before 5 pm on Friday, October 21st if your work is accepted.

Entry Fee

– $20 (for checks, please make payable to “SAC”)
– Two (2) hours of volunteer time to help set-up, check-in or take down show

Commission Rate

– All artwork must be for sale and artist must determine their own prices.
– SAC will retain a commission of 35% for all SAC members and 50% for non-members.
– The cost of an Artist Membership for one year is $40.

Late Fee for submissions after 10/18

A late fee of $10 will be added for applications submitted and/or received after 5 pm on Friday, October 18.

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