Liz Brooke-Ward

Exhibitor Information

What you get

75 designer maker stands alongside 3 galleries selling their work
Collectors Corner featuring collectable pieces from some of the UK’s most prestigious makers
Colleges promoting new designers
3 days of talks from leading speakers, workshops, book signings, demonstrations and our annual conference
Chrome Yellow Books will be there with their fabulous selection of books for sale.
A listing plus image in the Showcase Catalogue
Webpage on SITSelect web site with 50 words and an image of your work

 

Maker/Designer

Stand 2m x 1.5m
£400 inc VAT includes x 2 spotlights and socket
£380 inc VAT includes x2 spotlights , excludes socket


Graduate/New Maker

We feel strongly about supporting new designers and offer a discounted price for recent 2015 graduates.
Stand 2m x 1.5m
£300 inc VAT includes x 2 spotlights and socket
£280 inc VAT includes x2 spotlights , excludes socket


College Stands

Our design colleges are fantastic and the envy of the world and we offer a ‘best price’ for colleges to support their work with students.
Stand 4m x 1.5m
£300 inc VAT includes x 4 spotlights and socket

Panel Height 2.5m approx.
The exhibition panels are made of plywood the thickness of which is 3.6mm and they will be poly weave grey.

Foamex name board with exhibitor name and stand number in black vinyl on fascia board. Two spotlights affixed to fascia One 500 w socket with a maximum of 4 extension plugs with a combined total of 500w usage.

Note: we welcome 2 people sharing a stand but no more than 2

A separate room will be available for the use of steam irons and kettles.

Promotion

The Showcase will be advertised and promoted with a strong campaign nationally.
We are delighted that our national media partner is craft & design who will be supporting and promoting the event throughout 2015 with adverts, editorials and online promotion.
Promoting us regionally is Cotswold Preview -   cotswold Preview

We thank them for their generous support.

Craft & design have awarded an emerging maker prize.

The winner receives a prize of a certificate, 1 year's subscription plus a 3 page feature in craft & design magazine

SITselect will have a page with links and the winners’ details on the Awards section of craft & design website


Our marketing campaign includes:

Display advertising in Craft Magazine, craft & design, Cotswold Life, Embroidery Magazine, Selvedge, Cheltenham Town Hall What’s ON and online listing on Cotswold Events and Attractions guide.

Full national press coverage

Reach of over 100,000 consumers.

There will be display advertising in our Selected Journal and Select May Festival and Trail brochure, a total distribution of 25,000.

We will have an extensive web based and e marketing campaign publicised to our mailing list of over 50,000.

Awards

We love to support talent and the Select Showcase will have Awards for the emerging makers, established maker stand and for the best in the Graduate show.

Select Showcase is a selected show.

Applications are open from 1st January 2015 - 31st April 2015

During the selection process all four of your images will be projected simultaneously onto a screen. The selection panel will decide which exhibitors are chosen for the show. The panel is made up of 4 craft experts and changes annually.

There will be reserve list of exhibitors, who will be contacted should additional space become available.

All applicants will be notified of the results of the panel's decision by end May 2015

The Select Showcase will endeavor to promote a balance of product and craft disciplines and the selection of exhibitors will be based primarily on images that you supply and during the selection process all four of your images will be projected simultaneously onto a screen.

 

The selection for the 2015 committee will comprise:

Lizzi Walton - SITselect Director and Project Manager / Showcase Organiser
Charlotte Abrahams - Freelance Design Writer, Curator & Co-Editor of Selected Journal
Sarah Condie – Showcase Organiser
Mary Greensted – Chairman Gloucestershire Guild of Craftsmen

 

Laszlo
Laszlo Beckett: conference
Jacy Wall Jacy Wall: exhibition
Diamond Daze
Nadia Ricketts: conference