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RAGS Wearable Art Sale & Show

Community Event

The 25th annual RAGS Wearable Art Sale and gallery competition will take place March 7–10, 2019, at Mercedes-Benz of Tacoma in Fife. This year’s theme celebrates the long commitment RAGS has made to reduce domestic violence in our community. Since 1994, through its support for YWCA Pierce County’s domestic violence programs and services, RAGS has: • Raised over $1.7 M. • Exhibited nearly 600 different artists. • Given over $25,000 in prize money. • Served more than 24,000 visitors and shoppers. • Presented 5,000 sq. ft. of marketplace and gallery. Beautiful jewelry, creative clothing, and distinctive accessories from more than 70 artists of local, regional, and national acclaim will be offered for sale at the RAGS boutique-style show. Besides its boutique-style “Marketplace” sale, RAGS also features a juried gallery of one-of-a-kind items, with the winners in several categories earning cash awards. Artist give one third of sales to RAGS to benefit the YWCA’s life-saving domestic violence intervention programs. The RAGS show is free and open to public on 3/8-3/10. Ticketed Gala on 3/7 from 6-9 pm. See website for details.