Artist Application

Deadline: Dec 31, 2024 11:59 pm (GMT-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Date: Apr 12, 2025 10:00 am - Apr 13, 2025 6:00 pm (EDT)
Kinston, North Carolina
$10 - $300

About the event

Come enjoy the merriment of the 2025 ENC Renaissance Faire. Step back in time and enjoy lots of vendors, great performers, wonderful food and more.
ENC Renaissance Faire
ENC Renaissance Faire
ENC Renaissance Faire
ENC Renaissance Faire

About the application

Welcome to the magical world of the ENC Renaissance Faire (ENCRF)! We’re thrilled you’re considering joining us as a merchant for our annual event. As a recreation of an old-world faire, our event transports visitors back in time to a world of enchantment and wonder. We seek artisans, crafters, and merchants to showcase and sell one-of-a-kind, handcrafted wares at our event. With our enthusiastic attendees, you can expect to see fantastic results for your business.
Categories: Artists may apply in up to 3 categories. You must submit a separate application for each category. If you sell jewelry, you may apply in a category other than Jewelry if jewelry is less than 10% of your items for sale. Otherwise, you must apply in Jewelry.
Clay: Original clay and porcelain work, functional or sculptural.
Fiber: Includes wearable and non-wearable. No machine-tooled, machine-screen printing, or other forms of mass production are accepted. 
Glass: Functional and sculptural work is accepted. Kiln forming, blowing, molding, or casting, as well as all cold working processes are permitted.
Jewelry: Only those artists accepted in the jewelry category may display or sell jewelry. Items made from commercial parts may not be exhibited.
Metal: Sculptural or decorative work made from metal. No jewelry will be accepted in this category.
Mixed Media: Work which combines materials from two or more mediums in one piece.
Musical Instruments: Handmade instruments.
Natural Materials: This includes basket weaving, chair caning, brooms, gourds, and other works made from materials found in nature.
Photography: Includes traditional film photography, hand-colored images, emulsion transfers, and digital photography. Only artist’s original source material is acceptable.
Printmaking: Only hand-pulled original prints are allowed. Prints must be in limited editions, signed, and numbered.
Sculpture: Three-dimensional work using additive or subtractive processes in a single medium.
Two-Dimensional: Drawing, painting, and digital works. Reproduction prints are not allowed.
Wood: Original works that are hand tooled, machine-worked, turned or carved.

Terms & Conditions

  •  ALL booths MUST be Renaissance Themed. 
  • Vendor booth spaces will be assigned by ENCRF Staff.
  • You will only be allowed to sell what you put on your application. No other products may be sold without prior approval.
  • Applicant MUST provide pictures of products being sold. If you can't provide pictures, we won't be able to approve your application. 
  • Vendor spaces are 10x10. If you need additional space, you will need to purchase an additional vendor spot.
  • Electricity will not be provided unless purchased separately. 
  • Tables and Chairs may be rented from the venue, but must be paid for separately
  • ONLY Two Vendor passes will provided per 10x10 space. Additional passes may be purchased for $20 each. 


Electrical Outlet (limited availability) $60 Non-refundable
Table $25 Non-refundable
Chair $10 Non-refundable

Questions on the application

Business information

  • Business name
  • Legal business name
  • Contact name
  • Address
  • Email
  • Phone
  • Website (Optional)
  • Logo (Optional)

Additional information

  • Please describe your work.
  • Please choose your medium category:
  • What are your prices?
  • Artist Description.
  • I certify that my work is not "Buy-Sell" or Production work and completely made by me.
  • By signing your name, you agree to our terms and conditions.
  • Are you a NEW Vendor or a RETURNING Vendor?
  • Do you prefer indoor or outdoor space?

Picture requirements

  • Minimum pictures required: 1
Artist Application
Artist Application
2025 ENC Renaissance Faire