“Dish It Out” Plate Design Show

The Gallery at the Art Institute of Jacksonville would like to invite you to participate in Dish It Out, an exhibit of artist designed, one-of-a-kind dinnerware.

The Art Institute will provide four Make-A-Plate templates on which you can create your designs. Your templates will be manufactured, by the Make-A-Plate company, into one-of-a-kind plastic plates to be displayed in the show which will be held at the Gallery at the Art Institute of Jacksonville from July 29th – September 20th, (opening reception July 29th, 5-7PM).

The cost of manufacturing is $7 per plate, and is covered by the artist. Templates and shipping costs are covered by the Art Institute of Jacksonville.

Here are the specifics:

  • Pick up templates any time at the Art Institute of Jacksonville. Or email Tonya Lee at tlee@aii.edu to have them mailed to you
  • Deliver templates to AiJax by Wednesday, May 19th
  • Each plate cost $7 to produce (paid by artist)
  • AiJax will ship all templates to Make-A-Plate for manufacturing
  • Feel free to sell your plates at the show (AiJax collects 15% for our student scholarship). Or barter with other designers!

To find out more information on Make-A-Plates, please visit:

Please contact Tonya, at your earliest convenience, to arrange pick-up/mailing of templates.

By aigajacksonville
Published May 7, 2010