Warwick Art Gallery Tree Jumper Exhibition
18 to 28 July 2019
Warwick Art Gallery proudly manages the yarn bombed tree jumper exhibition for Jumpers and Jazz in July. We transform the CBD into an outdoor art gallery and dress our trees in charming textile artwork. Anyone can participate with entries coming from near and far each year that are flamboyant, colourful, heart-warming and often comical
How to enter in 2019
Our annual tree jumper exhibition has woven its way into the hearts of thousands of artisans and visitors for fifteen years. Come as a visitor or even better JOIN IN!! Register early to receive your tree allocation so you can get started on your tree jumper creation.
29 MARCH 2019 Tree Jumper registrations close for Warwick CBD businesses
3 MAY 2019 All other registrations close
29 MARCH - 24 MAY 2019 Trees are allocated and participants notified
17 July 2019 Trees will be set up
18 July 2019 The 2019 festival begins
19 July 2019 Judging of CBD street trees
23 July 2019 Judging of school grounds trees
Announcement of the winners of the yarn bombed tree jumper competition at Jazz @ the Gallery on SATURDAY 20 JULY at MIDDAY. Please join us at this FREE event in the garden outside the gallery for a day focussed on celebrating artists and yarnbombing.
2019 Yarn Bombed Tree Jumper
Sections and Prizes
Section 1 Open Entry $500
No specified theme or set materials.
Section 2 Excellence in Knitting and/or Crochet $500
No theme. Entry must be created using mainly
knitting or crochet or a combination of both.
Section 3 Theme Challenge $500
Create a tree jumper inspired by the word CONNECT
Section 4 Hall of Fame $500
This award will be presented to an entrant who has excelled in the art of yarn bombed tree jumper creation.
AWARD Best Community Group Entry in the Official Tree Jumper Competition
Not for profit community groups and schools will be eligible for this award when they tick the box on the entry form.
AWARD Decorated School Trees in School Grounds
Schools are encouraged to decorate the trees in their grounds inspired by the word FEAST
Our Tree Jumper Exhibition judges for 2019 will be Brisbane textile artists Kate Oszko and Helen McIntosh
ENTER NOW!!! CLICK HERE to download an entry form or pick one up from Warwick Art Gallery