Do you create art with buttons? The Manatee Button Club and Florida State Button Society (FSBS) is sponsoring a “Joy of Buttons” Button Art Contest to encourage Florida Button Society members to use their creativity to express their love of buttons.
Anyone with a membership in FSBS can enter in three categories: Artwork, Jewelry, Wearables. For information about membership in FSBS, visit www.floridastatebuttonsociety.org.
Page Button Auctions is sponsoring three contest prizes:
1st place/$50; 2nd place/$30, 3rd place/$20.
Three “Popular Vote” pieces will also be recognized and receive ribbons:
1st, 2nd, 3rd.
The rules for submitting art to the Button Art Contest are below. A writeable “Joy of Buttons” Button Art Contest Entry Form can be requested at firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for entering is Dec. 31, 2016.
Artwork will be available for viewing from Friday, January 13 through the end of the day on Saturday, January 14, during the 2017 Florida State Button Society Meeting and Show at The Shores Resort & Spa, 2637 S. Atlantic Ave., Daytona Beach Shores, FL 32118.
To see samples of how artists and craftspeople have used buttons in their projects, visit https://www.pinterest.com/holeybuttons