M&G Makers Market 2020

During BJU’s Homecoming events, M&G will host its 5th annual curated market of handmade art, crafts, foods, and designs created by BJU grads, current and former faculty/staff, and current and former students. The Makers come from around the country and feature a variety of items including handmade cards, artisan breads, pottery, illustrations, watercolor paintings, jewelry, fiber art, woodworking, calligraphy, gourmet popcorn and more!

This all-day event is hosted on the 2nd floor Welcome Center on the Saturday, October 10 from 10AM-5PM, and it is open to the public to enjoy.

If you’re interested in becoming a Maker, please consider the following process and timeline:

Application: Artists (and craftsmen, artisans, illustrators, designers, jewelers, bakers, etc.) can submit their application and product images online beginning Monday, May 25 through Sunday, June 7.  

  • Remember, since this is for BJU Homecoming, applicants are limited to current/former faculty and staff, BJU graduates, and current/former BJU students.  
  • There is an application fee of $25.
  • Market applications are only received during the 2-week submission period, when the registration portal is open on M&G’s website beginning 8AM on Monday, May 25 (Memorial Day) through Sunday, June 7 at midnight.
  • Before you submit, be sure to review this helpful information: FAQs and Before You Apply.
  • Makers APPLY HERE
  • Student Makers APPLY HERE

Selection:  Once the submission period is closed, a jury of BJU grads will review all submissions and choose which artists will participate in the Market in the following categories: 2D Fine Art, 3D Fine Art, To Wear, Paper Goods, Fiber Art, and Everything Else. The jury will choose the participants based on quality, price point, and variety. M&G will contact the chosen Makers to accept their admission and pay their booth fee to participate.

Announcement: M&G will announce the participating Makers on Facebook, Instagram, our website, and via email by mid-August.

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