Artist opportunities

Beanies to Berets exhibition

Celebrate the textile arts and creative headwear, from the traditional to the sculptural, the playful to the wild; the wonderful to the bizarre and participate in the annual Beanies to Berets Exhibition. This year we are also inviting artists to include: scarves, gloves, mittens, legwarmers, socks and anything that can be worn to warm us up!

In addition we are introducing two competitive categories:

  • Quirkiest Beanie/Beret/Hat
  • Most Flamboyant Tea Cosy

Enter online

Textile market

The Textile Market is presented for one day only, in conjunction with the annual Beanies to Berets exhibition.  The Textile Market will see textile artists and textile producers selling textiles and textile-based products, directly to the public.  Textile products are not limited to beanies or berets.

Apply online 

Creative industries and state government grant opportunities

South Australia has world-class creative industries. Our best-selling games, internationally recognised television and films, world-renowned festivals and performing arts, and lauded craft, design and fashion brands provide significant value to our state. South Australia’s creative industries are a broad ecosystem of sub-sectors linked by their ability to use design-thinking, or creativity, to develop and produce unique, innovative and highly sought-after intellectual property. They consist of 10 distinct but often intersecting sectors supported by relevant governing bodies and the South Australian Government, please click the links below to access the many opportunities available.

  • JamFactory short courses and annual Associate program.
  • The Music Development Office support for live music and core funds Music SA (peak industry body) among other contemporary music orgs.
  • Music SA APRA AMCOS and the Live Music Events Fund to support program delivery and annual SAM Awards, the Umbrella Festival, and Scouted.