Opportunity to have your items shown in the CHA Trade Show!

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Hey all! We just got word of an awesome opportunity! The Craft and Hobby Association is giving crafters an opportunity to have their crafts displayed at their trade show. There are tons of companies in CHA, some of them very, very big! This could be a big stepping stone for some very lucky crafters!


CHA is very excited to announce a unique opportunity for Indie Crafters to present their distinctive work and display it at the CHA 2009 Winter Convention & Trade Show. The Show will take place at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA from January 25-28, 2009.

If you’re interested in sharing your crafts with the world this is your chance! Just send us a photo and description of your work and we will select the top 30 projects and display them.


  • Project must be innovative and creative or must demonstrate how to use ordinary materials in a new way
  • This contest is open to ALL crafters
  • Completed winning projects must fit in a 1 ½’ wide by 3’ high by 1’ deep space or 3’ wide by 3’high by 1’ deep space
  • You may enter up to five projects
  • How to Enter

  • Email a photograph and description of your project(s) to aadoff@craftandhobby.org.
  • Entrants have until November 21, 2008 to submit original ideas to be considered in the contest. We will notify you if you are a winner by December 19, 2008.
  • Winners will be chosen from entries received based upon quality and originality. Winners are responsible for shipping projects to CHA. Projects will be returned free of charge.
  • Opportunities for Winners

    1. Extensive visibility and promotion. Projects will be displayed in a showcase located in the Indie Craft section of the Innovations booth on the Show floor. Over 15,000 show attendees will have the opportunity to view the winning projects.

    2. Selected winners will have an opportunity to provide individual promotional sheets that will be available at the booth for attendees to take.

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    1. My twig ladder was chosen as one of the 30 projects for the CHA winter convention..wonder what else was selected….anyone have a link? Thanks!


    2. Kiwi says:

      I don’t understand some moments of this topic..

    3. Unlike says:

      Wondereful, but known =)

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