Drysdale Festival of Glass Art Awards

What is on offer?


The Festival of Glass Drysdale Glass Art Awards are a showcase for glass artists in all media – jewellery glass art, sculptural glass art, functional glass art and photography.

The 2017 categories are:

  • Wearable glass art
  • Functional glass art
  • Sculptural glass art
  • The Rotary Club of Drysdale Second Life Award
  • The Clifton Springs and Curlewis Lions Bellawein Award.

More details link here.


In 2017 there over $3000 worth of prizes associated with the awards. In addition, Award winners are offered the opportunity to display their winning pieces in local galleries.

Who is the opportunity for?

Glass artists

Who is providing the opportunity?

Festival of Glass

Who is eligible and what is required?

Open to all Glass Artists creating original works.
Complete submission details (NB: you will need to add up to 3 photos for each submission):

Submission Description
Submission Url (if you have a website)
Sale Price
Display or props provided
Artist's Inspiration (Maximum 50 words)
Photos as required depending on Award being entered (minimum size 960 px)

What is the closing date or deadline?


How much does it cost?

$10 or $20 per entry depending on the category (see below)

How do people book or get involved?

All applications must be made online. You can do this from 1st September 2017.

The online application process involves:

1. Registration
You will need to register online at:


To complete the registration you need to create a user profile that includes:

your contact details including email.
a password.

2. Submissions
To submit an entry you will need to:

Log in with your email and password
Choose 'Add New Submission'
Select the number of submissions you will to make. You can choose either:

A$20.00 - Submission Fee for Bellawein or Second-Life Award


A$10.00 - Submission Fee Sculptural, Functional or Wearable Glass Art Award

Pay fees via Credit Card with the secure online payment gateway.

NB: each time you choose add new submission you will be given this choice so you can add submissions in more than one category.

Contact Details


Drysdale, Victoria, Australia

Drysdale Festival of Glass Art Awards

Drysdale, Victoria, Australia

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