A Skewed View Entry Form

Definition: Distorted, altered, deceive, disfigure. Having an oblique or slanting direction/position.


When looking for inspiration, think of everyday objects, landscapes, structures, or scenes. Use your artistic eye to create your piece that will be slightly hard to recognize at first glance by a viewer.


Exhibition Dates

May 18 - July 1-2023


The Community Showcase will be judged by a committee of Crete Creative volunteers.


About Crete Creative

Crete Creative is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to supporting and promoting the creative arts in and around Crete, IL. Crete Creative produces solo and group exhibits, teaches classes for all ages, and provides workspace to local artists.


All work must be original. All work must be of Fiber content.

FIBER: Natural or Synthetic. Fabric, yarn, fleece etc.

Embellishments and Ephemera permitted

Max size- 30 x 40

Min size- 10 x 10

2D, 3D and free standing

*A 4 x 6 photo of your inspiration will need to be submitted with accepted work.


How to Enter

  • Artist will submit two digital images online:

One picture with a full view of your work

And one picture that is a close up of your work

  • Images must be 1200 dpi JPG of longest side

  • Name your file with your last name and first initial of first name

(example) Bunny Dog -Dogb.jpg

  • Artist Statement of 100 words or less​

  • An entry fee of $10 for up to three works will be collected.  



Important Dates

Exhibition announcement: October 20, 2022
Entry deadline: February 20, 2023
Notification of acceptance: Feb 27, 2023

Delivery of artwork: May 13-14 2023
Shipping delivery of artwork: April 20- 24- 2023 Shipping instructions will be provided.  All shipped items need a prepaid return label.
Exhibition dates - May 18 - July 1, 2023
Opening reception: Saturday, May 20, 2023, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Pick-up of Artwork: July 1 & 2, 2023


Equipment and Instructions

You should be prepared to provide all equipment and instructions necessary to present your art, as needed. Works that will be hung on a wall must be fitted with wire or “D” rings


Authorship and Ownership

By entering a work, you represent that you are its creator and that you either own the work or have the permission of the owner to enter it for presentation.


Loan Agreements

Artists will be required to complete a loan agreement, including specification of insurance value, before acceptance of a work is final.


Reproductions and Publicity

By entering your work and providing images and other documentation, you agree that any images and other materials you provide may be reproduced and published in the Crete Creative Biennial promotional and press materials and distributed via the websites and social media channels. You also agree that images of your work may be reproduced in the context of the exhibition and its promotion by third parties such as journalists.


Sale of Work

All work included in the exhibition must have a value for insurance purposes. If you agree, your work may also be considered available for purchase. Crete Creative will receive a 20% commission on works sold during the exhibition. Works not for sale will be marked as NFS.



If you don’t find your answer here, please direct questions to cretecreative.info@gmail.com ​

Please submit the following artist information.  




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