Calling ALL area artists, makers, crafters, and creatives!
Do you knit, paint, build birdhouses, quilt, weld, draw, bead, cartoon, sew, sculpt, build, write, sing, tell jokes? This exhibit is open to those 16 and older working creatively in all/any mediums – visual arts, literary arts, crafts, performance, spoken word, and music.
You are invited to share your work and connect with other makers/artists/crafters at a community showcase exhibition and celebration.
New this year: Eligibility has been opened up to all those living within the Southwest Minnesota Arts Council Service Region. This includes artists, makers, doers, and creatives from the following counties:
Big Stone, Chippewa, Cottonwood, Jackson, Kandiyohi, Lac qui Parle, Lincoln, Lyon, McLeod, Meeker, Murray, Nobles, Pipestone, Redwood, Renville, Rock, Swift, Yellow Medicine
This is a FREE and OPEN call – Share what you make, meet new friends and celebrate the importance of a creative community. All participants may submit up to 2 objects.
ART DROP OFF DATES:*****Edited/changed, please see updates due to weather concerns*****:
Drop off dates & times have changed due to weather concerns:
NEW: NO DROP OFF FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.
DROP OFF TIMES ARE
1/15 10- 4:30
1/16 10:30 – 7:00 pm
1/21 10:00 – 7 pm
You are also welcome to ship your work at your expense. Artists must include return shipping if not able to pick up artwork at end of exhibition.
ALL work must be ready to hang/display. If framed please have wire on back. If not framed it must be able to be taped to wall. We will have a limited number of pedestals for 3d work.
The exhibit will be on view from January 28, 2020 – February 28, 2020
with a Public Reception and Celebration for the Artists on the final night of the show: January 31 from 6 – 7:30 pm
Singers, Musicians, & Spoken Word Performers – Sign up to perform up to 5 minutes the evening of the public celebration by contacting our Program Assistant at firstname.lastname@example.org