We are interested in your views about SDA sponsored exhibitions. Please respond to the following questions whether you intend to submit art to an exhibition or not. The survey takes a couple of minutes and your responses will be anonymous.

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* 1. Which of the following reasons describe why you are a member of SDA? (CHECK ALL THAT APPLY)

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* 2. Did you send an application and images for the SDA Dancing Surfaces show at Phinney Art Center in August and September, 2013?

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* 3. If you DID send in an application to Dancing Surfaces, please check your level of agreement to the following statements. (1—Strongly Disagree to 5—Strongly Agree)
If you DID NOT send in an application, SKIP TO QUESTION 4.

  1-Strongly Disagree 2-Disagree 3-Neither Agree or Disagree 4-Agree 5-Strongly Agree 9-Don't Know/Not Applicable
a. Arrangement of art in the gallery was equitable
b. Size restriction to only 2’ or less was limiting
c. Commission was too high
d. Publicity for the show was good
e. Communications about the show were clear

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* 4. If you DID NOT send an application for the SDA Dancing Surfaces show, please check your level of agreement to the following statements for the reason you did not apply. (1—Strongly Disagree to 5—Strongly Agree).
If you DID send an application, PLEASE SKIP to QUESTION 5.

  1-Strongly Disagree 2-Disagree 3-Neither Agree or Disagree 4-Agree 5-Strongly Agree 9-Don't Know/Not Applicable
a. I am hesitant to submit to juried shows
b. What I knew about the juror made me think my art would not be accepted
c. I do not do artwork for shows
d. I was afraid that my art would not be accepted
e. I could not prepare an art piece in the time frame allowed.
f. The restriction to art prepared in the last year was too limiting
g. The time of year was not good for me because I had other commitments
h. The time of year was not good for me because of other show conflicts
i. Life events prevented me from applying
j. I was unfamiliar with the venue
k. I did not think the venue was the right caliper for my art
l. The application fee was too high
m. The commission was too high
n. I was not inspired by the theme, did not like the theme, or did not understand the theme
o. Size restriction to only 2’ or less was limiting (I do larger art)
p. I would rather enter a show for smaller art, for example a 1’ by 1’ show
q. The installation guidelines were too restrictive
r. I would like to submit to shows but have not yet made that leap
s. Preparing the images was a problem

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* 5. For future shows if you submit and your art is accepted, please rate your interest in participating in the following (1—Not at all Interested to 5—Very Interested)

  1-Not at all Interested 2-Not Interested 3-Neither 4-Interested 5-Very Interested 9-Don't Know/Not Applicable
a. Applying to future shows
b. Having the show be juried
c. Providing samples of your materials and the process to do your art
d. Conducting docent tours (after training)
e. Giving a lecture or presentation
f. Giving a demonstration
g. Conducting a workshop or class for adults
h. Conducting a workshop or class for kids

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* 6. If you have other comments or suggestions for venues for future shows, for example Schack, LaConner Quilt & Textile Museum, please provide them below.

Thank you for your participation!

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