2018 Garden Art Fair Vendor Application

The 15th Annual Garden Art Fair at Reiman Gardens provides an opportunity for artists to share their garden and nature inspired art with the public. Visitors can browse from a variety of artists and buy products including jewelry, watercolor, pottery, woodwork, glass, and more. Food vendors will provide food throughout the day.

Objective: An opportunity for artists to share their garden and nature inspired art with the public through sales and display in a beautiful garden setting.

Who can apply?
Artists incorporating gardening, nature, or natural materials into their work (including art that can be placed in the garden, worn, or used in the home) are encouraged to apply. Work created with the use of commercial kits, molds, patterns or pre-fabricated forms will not be allowed.

How do I apply?
Fill out an application and submit images of your work before April 30, 2018 (or until all booths are filled).

Monday, April 30: Deadline of application and images of work (or until all booths are filled).
Monday, May 14: Notification of acceptance into 2018 Garden Art Fair.
Monday, June 4: Accepted artist rental fee deadline.
Monday, June 18: Cancellation refunds denied after this date.
Saturday, July 7: Early set-up option for artists. 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Sunday, July 8: Gardens open at 6:00 a.m. for booth set up and Garden Art Fair hours are 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Remember, this is a Garden Art Fair; most of the booths are outdoors.
Be prepared for Iowa July weather.

For more information, please contact Beth Wessel-Kroeschell, Events Coordinator at (515)294-8981 or rgevents@iastate.edu.