Mail-in Instructions

Application Checklist

Please apply for membership online. If for some reason you cannot apply online, you may mail a paper application. The following instructions are for those using the paper method.
  1. Print out and complete the Standards Application.
  2. Provide us with five actual pieces in one medium, each tagged with your name, description, title, medium, retail value and details of production legibly printed or typed. This work will be evaluated by the Standards Committee.
  3. Enclose a copy of your artist’s statement and biography describing tools, techniques, material acquisition and preparation, motivation or inspiration, basis of designs and exact production methods.
  4. Include a $25 non-refundable Application Fee.
  5. Include a recent photo of you working in your medium.

Incomplete applications and support documents will result in delay or exclusion from review.

Mail the complete package to Louisiana Crafts Guild Sans Souci Gallery @
219 E. Vermilion Street
Lafayette, LA 70501

A guide to the online application process is available for your review.  If for any reason assistance is needed in completing your application, please telephone the guild office at 337-266-7999.

** Each medium must be accompanied by a separate application, resume, artist statement, and $25 Application Fee. Examples of work must be submitted for each medium. (wood, clay, glass, mixed media, fiber and metal.)

Absolutely no work from commercial kits will be accepted, which include but are not limited to: pre-cut kits for glass panels, cast metal figurine kits, using commercial molds for pouring slip or using patterns that are not originated by the artisan.