Tertiary students are invited to enter the 2017 ECC New Zealand Student Craft / Design Awards. Run by The Friends of The Dowse awards have been supporting the emerging careers of designers and crafters for over 28 years. Entries open September 2 in the fields of lighting, furniture and product design, ceramics, fashion, textile design, and jewellery, and close September 30. The top award is worth $2000. Enter online at nzcraftdesignawards.com/entry.