StoriesToArt 2018 Call for Artists

IF you’re new to CaFE or submitting poetry — see our application instructions.

Use Code “Freebie” by 2/28/18 to waive submission fee!



If you’d like tips on applying, email 3-5 pieces of art, poetry, or music along with at least one accompanying story NOW to


Enter for Your Chance to Sell Your Art, Poems, and Songs on!

Everyone has a story, and we believe that any story can become a work of art.

StoriesToArt is accepting 300 artists through a juried application process to exhibit and sell work on a unique platform. Artists are judged on a first-come, first-served basis. We welcome distinguished artists from every field, and recent art school graduates are encouraged to apply. Please be sure to include a story with each piece. See here for tips on writing the story.


  • 60% COMMISSION — artists receive 60% of all sales and 100% of shipping costs
  • STORIESTOART GIVES BACK — 5% of company profit goes to support arts education and offers artists the opportunity to be hired by charitable organizations LEARN MORE >
  • FLEXIBLE SHIPPING PROCESS — ship with UPS, USPS, or FedEx, freight shipping available, shipping label provided by StoriesToArt, choice of 3-5, 6-10, or 11-14 day shipping timeframe 
  • STREAMLINED COMMISSIONS  — 50% non-refundable deposit and non-returnable commission policy,  # of email exchanges with client determined by price of artwork, flexible completion timeline of up to 12 months
  • JURIED EXHIBITION — advisory board of professional artists, poets, and songwriters juries our national call for artists
  • NON-EXCLUSIVE — able to remove artwork from the site if sold outside of
  • 7 DAY RETURNS — paid for by the customer, using shipping labels from the site, for 2D and 3D artwork not as described or received as a gift
  • SOCIAL MEDIA INTEGRATION — Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google +, LinkedIn, Youtube, and blogging all done for you!
  • BRANDED EMAIL ACCOUNT — assigned a secured StoriesToArt email account to be synced with personal accounts for easy customer communication
  • ANALYTICS-DRIVEN — behind-the-scenes team continually reviewing and responding to data and sharing tips with artists to increase sales


The application to exhibit can be found here. Just read the step-by-step instructions below first, then submit 1-6 works of art, poetry, or music, and the stories that inspired them. You must use at least one of our stories (provided in the call) as inspiration for a piece. Good luck!!

Got questions? Find answers here. For more information, please contact

New to CallForEntry? Make sure to follow these step-by-step instructions:

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