Craft Victoria's Market Program is a perfect gateway for emerging makers to enter the retail scene and connect with their potential customers.
The program aims to help makers learn the ropes of professional retail set-up, and build confidence in their entrepreneurial abilities.
Craft Victoria is seeking expressions of interest for the 2021 SO:ME Market Program taking place at South Melbourne Market from 1 - 5 December 2021.
In partnership with the South Melbourne Market, the program will be held at the SO:ME pop-up space in the heart of the market venue. The space is dedicated to design, homewares, fashion, accessories and creativity, and has been custom designed as an incubator space for emerging designers and creative small businesses. Featuring innovative young designers selling handcrafted and unique items, the space is a drawcard to people not only in the South Melbourne area, but all over Melbourne, Victoria and interstate.
The Craft x SO:ME Market Program is a dedicated opportunity for emerging craft practitioners interested in joining the craft and design market community. Markets are an essential part of the craft and design economy and the program is a perfect gateway for makers new to the retail world. Very limited stalls are available in consideration of COVID-19 regulations and the SO:ME space.
Applications due Wednesday 3 November, 5pm AEDT.
Successful applicant will be notified by Friday 5 November.