Calgary Arts Development’s classified listing is a free service for Calgary’s arts community. All content for the classifieds is user-submitted. Calgary Arts Development makes no endorsement to any agency, organization, corporation or individual who submits listings. We trust our readers to use their own judgement when responding to ads. Calgary Arts Development believes that artists should be paid for their work. For job postings and open calls, please share salary ranges or payment. Please note that ads for jobs outside of Calgary and area may not be posted. Archived March 26, 2018 2018 Alberta Craft Awards Nomination Deadline: August 8, 2018 The Alberta Craft Council is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Alberta Craft Awards, a celebration of those contributing to the craft sector in the province and beyond. Do you know a practising artist, promising student, or an individual dedicated to advancing craft in Alberta? Nominate them today! Five Easy Steps to make a Nomination Today: Download and complete the Nomination Form (attached). Write a nomination statement – one page explaining why the nominee deserves this award. Get a few peers to write letters of support explaining how worthy the nominee is of this award. Gather the nominee’s CV, bio and some photos (likely can be found on the nominee’s website or are available digitally). Email your nomination to email@example.com. The awards ceremony will take place in Calgary in October 2018. Early Achievement Award – $1,000: For an emerging craftsperson/student, in recognition of his/her achievement to date and/or potential. (ACC members only) Excellence Award – $1,000: For an established craftsperson who excels in his or her area of craft. (ACC members only) Linda Stanier and Family Memorial Award for Excellence in Ceramics – $2,000: This endowed award celebrates the life of Linda Stanier and honours excellence in ceramics. The nominee should work and reside in Alberta and be primarily a studio-based, full-time professional ceramic artist. A couple that works together on the same work may be considered as one nominee. Nominations may be made by individuals, groups or by the Alberta Craft Council. The Tom McFall – Honour Award – $1,000: For a volunteer, supporter, teacher, craftsperson (individual or group) who has made a significant contribution to Alberta’s fine craft culture. For more information visit albertacraft.ab.ca.