Archive | February, 2018


It was great to see everyone at this year’s ADDY Gala show! We wanted to send out a quick note to say: Thank you for attending and thank you for entering your amazing work! You are a huge part of why our show is successful and why Gainesville creative market is on the rise! Hope to see you and your entries next year!

Silent Auction:
Thank you to our sponsors and for all the silent auction items.  With everyone’s support  AAF Gainesville raised $1,200 for Carson Springs Wildlife Foundation

Winning Entries:
Missed the show or want to see it all again?  View Here.

ADDY Gala Night Pictures:

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Forwarding your entries:
If you won a Gold ADDY Award, your award will automatically be forwarded to the District competition at no cost to you— you need to do nothing more on your Gold ADDY(s).


District ADDY Show: The District ADDY Show will take place in Orlando on April 14. It will include open bar, dinner, and of course the Award Show! More information and to purchase tickets in advance can be found here.

Silver ADDY winners may advance to the Regional ADDY competition by paying a forwarding fee. Email us by Thursday, February 22, to get your forwarding completed. The cut-off is 2:00 pm. If we do not hear from you by this time, we cannot forward your silver entry. No exceptions.

Cost to forward each entry for members: $75
Cost to forward each entry for non-members: $95
Cost to forward each entry for students: $10



Join us February 16th for the 2018 ADDY Awards at the Gainesville Woman’s Club.

RSVP by February 8 by emailing – Seating is limited!

Students $35
Individuals $50
Corporate Table $350 (8-person)

Heavy Hors d’ouevres • Cash Bar

Enjoy an entertaining and enlightening evening with “A Night in the Safari” to honor and support Carson Springs Wildlife Conservation Foundation. Our silent auction proceeds will all go to Carson Springs. Contact Nita Chester if you would like to donate an item to our auction by emailing her at



Welcome New Member

We are excited to announce a new member to AAF Gainesville!   PS Design

PS Design is a premiere Graphic design and Web design company located in Ocala – North Central Florida and has been serving our community since 2008. We specialize in providing complete, end-to-end graphic and website management.