By Hand: Fine Crafts Competition

By Hand: National Fine Craft Competition
Fri, January 15, 2016 – Sat, February 27, 2016

By Hand is a national biennial fine craft competition with work for sale coming from all over the country. Handcrafted items include everything from furniture, elegant vases and jewelry boxes to wall hangings, pottery and sculpture made by hand from glass, clay, wood, metal and fiber. The show was juried by Elisabeth R. Agro, curator of American crafts at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. A $1,000 grand winner will be announced a reception 6 – 9 pm Jan. 16 2016 at Blue Line Arts. This special event is sponsored by the Creative Arts League of Sacramento.

See more here… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SpNZQ9LoLSw

Artists in the show:
Amber Aguirre
Marie Bergstedt
Eric Brown
David Browne
Diane Dallas Kidd
Susan Else
Dugan Essick
Julia Feld
Alex Friedman
Ianna Frisby
Larry Goldman
Allen Graef
Tali Grinshpan
Faith Hagenhofer
Rachel Hefferan
Margaret Henkels
Paul Henry
Maru Hoeber
Elaine Jason
Jennifer Joh
Gunyoung Kim
David Kirby
Diana Kwan
Sandra Lauterbach
Melissa Maddonni Haims
Dean Moniz
Kate Nelson
Mark Oldland
Michel Petersen
Jarred Pfeiffer
The Pixeladies
Lara Popowitch
Douglas Pryor
Roz Ritter
Taylor Robenalt
Stephen Robison
Michael Rohde
Brienne Rosner
Diana Maria Rossi
Louise Schiele
Deborah Silver
Thomas Hall
Joe Von Arx
Laura Wagner
Deb Washler
William Weber
Katharine Weber
Ruby Wolfman
Melissa Woodburn
Lindsay Zike

Art review: ‘By Hand 2016’ weaves together winning works