Calling All Artists! 5th Annual Fenton ArtWalk Seeking Talent
The Fenton Downtown Development Authority announces the 5th Annual Fenton ArtWalk, held in conjunction with The Laundry’s 2015 Bastille Day 5K Run/Walk and 15K Run, Saturday, July 11, 2015.
The Fenton ArtWalk will run 11:00am – 4:00pm, and will be located in Downtown Fenton, at Leroy, from Shiawassee to the Fenton Hotel. Every kind of talented artisan is an ideal participant. Art will go through a review process to ensure fine art integrity. If artist is new to ArtWalk and has fine art to display and sell, they are asked to submit 2 to 3 color photos per medium (with a maximum of 3 mediums) in jpg or pdf along with completed application form to: Fenton@newmoonvisions.net for review. Deadline is Friday April 24, 2015. (If you have participated in ArtWalk in the past, simply submit your completed form.)
Participation is FREE for artists. Those who are selected will display their work inside participating businesses and at organizations in Downtown Fenton. They will need to be set up and ready to sell by 10:45am and remain with their display or provide a representative in their place until 4:00pm July 11th. New this year; in addition to the exhibit throughout Downtown Fenton, where visitors can meet the artists in person, the Fenton Community and Cultural Center will also host a Fine Art Exhibit displaying each participating artist’s work to enhance Fenton’s celebration of the arts.
To participate in the Fenton ArtWalk, contact Kim Rivera at 248-214-4491 or Fenton@newmoonvisions.net.
Sign-up forms are available for download at www.FentonBeCloser.com.
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