How to Exhibit

How to exhibit at Sawdust Art Festival

Sawdust Art Festival’s 54th annual summer festival and 29th annual Winter Fantasy, are fine art and craft shows for individual artists to exhibit and sell their original, handmade fine art or craft. As a non-profit, we are dedicated to educating the public about art. Our exhibitors are expected to fulfill our mission by demonstrating their artwork and/or teaching art classes to the public. Please carefully read the following information to be considered for exhibition:

Art media accepted (but not limited to) includes: sculpture, ceramics, art glass, jewelry (no strung beads), painting/drawing, textile/fiber/clothing design, photography, woodworking, musical instruments, leather craft and metalwork. We are not a juried show, however all exhibitors must present their artwork for approval and all summer show exhibitors must reside in Laguna Beach. Thank you for your interest in the Sawdust Art Festival.


Thank you for showing interest in the 54th Annual Sawdust Art Festival Summer. We are no longer accepting applications

Summer exhibitors must be full-time residents of Laguna Beach. To apply you must be 18 years of age. You must also create your own art and craft, and comply with the Sawdust Corporation bylaws. If you live outside of Laguna Beach but would like to apply as a guest artist, please be sure to submit your application by the deadline in order to be considered.

For additional information, call 949.497.0515 or email

Winter Fantasy 2020

Thank you for showing interest in the 30th Annual Winter Fantasy. Application date to be confirmed.

Sawdust Art Festival’s Winter Fantasy has no residency requirements, but requires all exhibitors to be present and exhibit all 12 days from 10 am – 7 pm, rain or shine. We are not a juried show, however, all exhibitors are required to present and/or demonstrate their art or craft for approval. Winter Fantasy will review and consider all applicants. For more information contact or call the office at 949-497-0515.