Stall Holder Information

The Castlemaine Artists’ Market is a colourful, diverse, and vibrant event where local and regional designers and artists can showcase and sell their work.  A fun day out for locals and outer towners alike – with art, craft, good food and coffee, music, and wacky delights.

The Market is held at the Castlemaine Western Reserve on the 1st Sunday of the month (except January) from 9am until 2pm.  We provide a welcoming and supportive environment for local makers, artisans, artists, and crafters.

How To Apply

To apply please complete the STALL HOLDER APPLICATION FORM.

Applications are welcomed by the Artists’ Market Committee at all times.  The next application review meeting will be taking place in early October for inclusion in the November 2017 market and beyond.  All applications must be received no later than 5pm on Monday 2nd October.  Please note that you will not receive a response regarding your application until approx. 10th October 2017.
Please ensure you also familiarise yourself with the Artists’ Market Rights & Responsibilities of Stall Holders document.
Please remember to include some clear images of  your work in your application – this is important for the committee to get a good idea of the work that you do.
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Criteria:

The Castlemaine Artists’ Market committee aim to have a varied and eclectic collection of original, quality, handmade artwork showcased.

The committee are looking for applications that include:

  • Things that are individually handmade by the artist or artisan.
  • Objects of beauty or artistic intent, made with skill and care.
  • Products that prioritise sustainable art and design practice.
  • Preference is given to Central Victorian artists/makers.

Fees:

  • 3 x 3 Marquee stall  – $40
  • 2 m x 1.5 m trestle stall – $30
  • Insurance* – $5

*All stallholders must have public liability insurance cover.  You may purchase your own cover and provide a copy of the current certificate to the committee. Or you must provide an additional $5 to be covered by the Castlemaine Artists’ Market policy.

Performers/Buskers

To apply to perform, busk, or run a workshop at the market, please complete the PERFORMER APPLICATION FORM

Food Stalls

The Castlemaine Artists’ Market welcomes expressions of interest from local food producers.  To apply please complete the FOOD VENDOR APPLICATION FORM

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