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The Alberta Craft Council is pleased to present the annual Alberta Craft Awards. These awards recognize the value and contribution of individuals to Alberta's fine craft culture.
Join the celebration on Saturday, September 20 and be among the first to visit the future site of the ACC Calgary Gallery, cSpace King Edward (1720 - 30 Avenue SW). Doors open at 7:00 and the presentation of the awards will take place at 8:00 pm.
There will be tours of the complex, an exhibition of the nominees work, food, drinks and lots of fun. Visit www.albertacraft.ab.ca/awards for more information about the Awards and this year's Nominees.
RSVP today - limit of 200 guests!
THE 2014 NOMINEES ARE.....
AWARD OF EXCELLENCE for an established craftsperson who excels in his/her area of craft
Dee Fontans - Jewellery & Metals, Calgary;
Shona Rae - Jewellery & Metals, Calgary
Laurie Wiles - Rug Hooking, Edmonton
AWARD OF ACHIEVEMENT for an emerging craftsperson/student, in recognition of his/her achievement to date and/or potential
Andrea Blais - Jewellery & Metals, Calgary
Dawn Candy - Clay, Red Deer
LINDA STANIER & FAMILY MEMORIAL AWARD Celebrating the life of Linda Stanier, an annual endowed award has been created to honour an Alberta professional craftsperson working in clay.
JoAnna Lange - Clay, Edmonton
Anna Rasmussen - Clay, Dickson
Report courtesy Alberta Craft Council.