Sunday, September 16, 2018

59th Annual Voertman Competition

59th Annual Voertman Competition

Cora Stafford Gallery
January 23, 2019 to February 9, 2019

CVAD’s Student Art Juried Exhibition, since 1960
Juror Alison Saar

Entries Due: 
Monday, October 15, 5 pm
Open to all currently enrolled CVAD students.
Entries should be submitted by completing an online form. A link will be available soon from this website,

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Sustainable Fashion Competition

For competition details, visit

Friday, September 7, 2018

25th Annual Benefit: RAGS Juried Show and Sale of Wearable Art

For Immediate Release
Contact: Judith Cunneen Artist Coordinator

25th Annual Benefit: RAGS Juried Show and Sale of Wearable Art

Tacoma, Wash. – The YWCA RAGS Guild announces a call for entries for its 25th annual juried Wearable Art show and Sale.  The RAGS 2019 event will take place March 7 – 10, 2019 at Mercedes-Benz of Tacoma.  Open to all artists working in all media of wearable art-garments, fashion accessories, and jewelry.

Two entry types with non-refundable fees:
·      Gallery – competition of one-of-a-kind artist-made pieces ($15 application fee per entry, up to three entries) Gallery entries may be for sale or NFS.
·      Marketplace – boutique-style sale ($35 application fee)

All initial entries are juried by digital images.  Accepted gallery entries are judged for awards from actual works in late February 2019.  Cash prizes to gallery winners in garments, accessories, jewelry, woven wearables and best of show.  As a benefit for domestic violence prevention programs of the YWCA Pierce County, RAGS retains 33% of Marketplace sales and 40% of Gallery sales.

Deadline for submitting digital images is December 14, 2018.  For prospectus, entry information and online application visit  or send an SASE to Artist Coordinator, YWCA RAGS Guild, 405 Broadway, Tacoma, WA 98402.  For more information, call Judith Cunneen or the RAGS hotline at 253-272-4181, ext. 352.

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Internship at Chi Chi Boutique

Boutique Seeking Intern
The Chi Chi Boutique is a carefully curated collection of women's clothing and accessories for the fun and fearless trendsetting romantic. Offering must have looks and fashion at affordable prices, I believe in keeping it classy, sassy and always bad assey. The boutique and I can be found doing pop ups and private parties all over the Dallas-Ft Worth Metroplex and can be found holding permanent residence inside the Painted Tree Marketplace located in Highland Village, TX. The aim to fame is targeting super cool chicks with great style near and far.
The ideal candidate is passionate not only about the boutique industry but the business behind it, entrepreneurial, creative, and driven. The internship is a unique opportunity to gain exposure to the boutique business.
• Currently enrolled in a 4-Year college (undergrad or graduate)
• Demonstrated interest in the boutique world through prior internship experiences, course selections, or extracurricular activities
• Excellent written and verbal communication and time management skills
• Self-starter who takes ownership and initiative
• Is detail oriented and organized
• Previous sales and customer service experience are a must
Social media savy, interest or experience in gaining an audience (Facebook, Instagram)
 • Must be internet savvy, utilize websites, apps, software
• A strong interest and desire in marketing, social media, fashion, creative design, and/or photography
• Working knowledge of Photoshop
• Must be available at least 3 days a week with reliable transportation
• Edit, upload images, & create enticing product descriptions to website platform
• Occasional assistance or running of pop-up event set up and sales (travel within DFW area)
• Unboxing, steaming, & tagging clothing
• Create social media content and post scheduling with assistance of a content calendar
Note: This is an unpaid internship opportunity; however, this opportunity may meet educational internship program requirements

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Fabric Sale at Scrap

The CVAD Student Project Award Applications

The CVAD Student Project Award Applications are due to the departments by October 1st
Here is the link to access the information:

Friday, August 31, 2018

Job Opportunity at SPARKLE

Send resume and cover letter to Rochelle Rodriguez at if interested.