shopAGO Submission Guidelines for Artisan Products

shopAGO features handmade work by Canadian and International artisans who design and create works in clay, fibre, wood, metal, glass, jewellery and mixed media.

shopAGO does not accept two dimensional artwork including paintings, photographs, prints, and drawings.  

shopAGO accepts proposals all year round. Please use the following guidelines:

Each item on the list should indicate:

  • Up to 10 digital images of the work (72 dpi, jpg format,RBG colour). Please send your images via this email as an attachment.

  • Include an image list with corresponding numbers of each work or with your images numbered consecutively.

    • type of product
    • medium
    • dimensions
    • date of work
  • Submit a 90 word artist’s statement or a description of your work, including concepts and/or techniques used in production

  • Send us your current CV. Include a list of shops, shows and galleries where you have sold your work in the last two years.

  • Please do not submit samples of your work. Note: seventy-five percent of the components of the work must be made by the artisan from concept to finish.

Review Process and Notification

After a submission has been reviewed the buyer will contact the artisan.

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