The13th Silver Accessories 2013 contest deadline is fast approaching. This contest is produced by the Art Clay Club, Japan (and includes a long list of supporters and sponsors). Please refer to the following link for reference: The 13th Silver Accessory Contest 2013.
The contest is for creations made primarily Art Clay Silver and is open to both students and instructors. The contest theme is "Beginning" or "Open" (*open theme is for work with submission title and can fall in any category.
There are five categories: ring; accessories; coordinated accessories; mokume-gane; and framed decorations. A fifty dollar (US) fee is required submission and submissions need to be sent to Art Clay regional distributors for those of you in Canada and USA, that would be Art Clay World. (Please note: AIDA will not accept any overseas individual payment for the entry fee, and direct shipment from the contestant.) Details are at the link above.
If you are interested check out the link above.
Good luck to all participants. I look forward to seeing the winning entries.