The annual Franklin Arts Festival is held in Pukekohe from September 3rd - September 11 2016 and is open to all New Zealand artists. There are 18 categories you can enter including Category 10, "wall & Sculptural" and Category 11, "Functional" which are part of section 4 Pottery and Ceramics. Entry form available here or visit the Franklin Arts Festival website for more detailed information
There is a fee of $15 per entry and you can enter up to 3 pieces. Entries close on the 31st of July and all works can be hand delivered between 10:00 am and 7:00 pm on Tuesday 30th August or couriered the week prior to the festival to: Franklin Arts Festival Society, Attn. Franklin Art Gallery, 12 Massey Avenue, Pukekohe, 2120.