Art professor selected as finalist in the NICHE Awards
Sarah Perkins, professor of art at Missouri State University, was selected as a finalist in the 2014 NICHE Awards for her pieces entitled “One of One” and “Red Moss Container” in the Furniture: Cabinetry and Metal: Enameled (not jewelry) categories.
Only 174 entries out of more than 1,000 submissions were named as finalists in their year’s competition. The awards program is sponsored by NICHE magazine, the exclusive trade publication for independent retailers. Winners of the 2014 NICHE Awards will be announced January 18, 2014, during a ceremony at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, held in conjunction with the Buyers Market of American Craft.