“Rejoice,” ceramic and gold leaf by Deneece Harrell, second place winner, 2020 CraftHiltonHead.

CraftHiltonHead2022, 8th Regional Juried Fine Art Craft Guild Exhibition, seeks 2D and 3D fine art craft entries that encompass exemplary creativity, experimentation, and imagination, showcasing what can be accomplished with few restrictions.

Works will be chosen by several esteemed jurors based on artistic excellence, innovation, and originality. This is a juried gallery show in a community that loves art and buys art. More than $3,000 in cash prizes will be awarded by a nationally recognized judge.

Deadline for applications is August 16. For more information and to enter, visit artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=10212.

A non-refundable fee of $35 enables each artist to enter one work, an additional $10 fee per entry is allowed with a limit of three total entries.

The selection of the finalists will be made by Joanna Angell, a fourth-generation artist working in ceramics, printmaking, drawing and painting. She holds a BA in English from Drew University and an MFA in printmaking from the University of Georgia where she studied lithography with Tamarind printmaker Charles Morgan and ceramics with Ron Meyers. She continues to study in various workshops at the Penland School of Crafts.

Joanna’s ceramic work is represented in the Telfair Museums’ Jepson Center Store and Kobo Gallery in Savannah, Georgia.

This exhibition will be free and open to the public Oct. 4 to Nov. 12 at Art League Gallery, located inside Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane on Hilton Head Island. An opening reception and awards ceremony will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Oct. 5.

This exhibition will take place during the entire run of a professionally produced performance of “Little Shop of Horrors” on the stage of Arts Center. Since the gallery is located inside the Arts Center, an additional 100 to 200 theatre-goers are expected each evening in addition to regular visitors.

Art League of Hilton Head is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization built on a membership of talented artists, art students and arts supporters that work together to advance the mission of inspiring the visual arts for our community and its visitors through exhibitions, education and partnerships.

For more information, visit artleaguehhi.org.