M&G Makers Market 2021

During BJU’s Homecoming events on October 8-9, M&G hosts a curated market of handmade art, crafts, 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, pottery, illustrations, watercolor paintings, jewelry, fiber art, woodworking, calligraphy, gourmet popcorn and more!

 

Market Time: Saturday, October 9 from 10AM-5PM

Market Location: on campus, 2nd floor Welcome Center

Admission: Free Event and open to the public to enjoy

 

If you’re interested in becoming a Maker for M&G’s 5th annual Makers Market, please consider the following process and timeline:

Application: 

Artists (and craftsmen, artisans, illustrators, designers, jewelers, culinary artists, bakers, etc.) can submit their application and images online from Monday, May 31 through Sunday, June 13.

  • 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.
  • Market applications are only accepted during the 2-week submission time.
  • M&G will make an email announcement about the opening of the application process in advance and on the day of the opening. There will be reminders throughout the two weeks to encourage Makers to apply.
  • The application will be made available on M&G’s website beginning May 31.

 

Selection: 

Following the closure of the application process, 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.

  • Once the jury makes its choices 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 2021 Makers on Facebook, Instagram, our website, and email. If you would like to receive M&G updates, click here.