Festival of Glass, Glass Art Awards
The 2020 Glass Art Awards have a prize pool totaling over $6,000.

What is on offer?

The Glass Art Awards are a showcase for glass artists.

The 2020 entry categories and sponsors are:

  • Axess Glass Collaborative Acquisitive Award (Axess Glass Products Australia)
  • Bellawein Glass Art Award (Lions Club of Ocean Grove Barwon Heads Inc)
  • Functional Glass Art Award (Glass Fusing)
  • Sculptural Glass Art Award (Stockdale and Leggo)
  • Wearable Glass Art Award ( Beaders Guild of Geelong & Festival of Glass)

The Rotary Club of Drysdale sponsors the Highly Commended for Bellawein, Functional, Sculptural and Wearable Glass Art Awards.

Additional Awards

  • Best Exhibition Piece (ausglass)
  • Encouragement Award for Best in Show (Decal Specialists)
  • The Silvan Novice Award (Non Professional) (Silvan Family)

More details link here.


In 2020 over $6000 worth of prizes are associated with the awards. In addition, award winners are offered the opportunity to display their winning pieces in local galleries. In each category there is a First Prize and a Highly Commended Award.

Thanks to our sponsors who have made the awards possible.

How to enter

Please follow the side-bar links (left) for detailed information about how to enter the awards including:

Who is the opportunity for?

Glass artists including slumping, fusing, glass blowing, leadlight, beading, lampworking, etc.

Who is providing the opportunity?

Festival of Glass Drysdale

Who is eligible and what is required?

Artists who work with glass and have designed and created their own pieces. There are 4 individual categories and 1 collaborative category.

What is the closing date or deadline?


How much does it cost?

$10 per submission entry

How do people book or get involved?

Visit the Festival of Glass website for registration details www.festivalofglassdrysdale.net.au


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