Tuesday, February 17, 2015

2017 Art Walk on the Block Call for Artists


Dear Artists and Craftsmen,
The Downtown DuBois Revitalization Group in collaboration with DuBois Council of the Arts and The Winkler Gallery of Fine Art announce:

The Art Walk on the Block Saturday, June 3, 2017

• Artists must be available to meet and greet visitors on Saturday, June 3rd from 11am-7pm and at that time are encouraged to share and engage them in activities. An Art Walk map will be available in May.

If you live within a 150 mile radius of DuBois, we invite you to participate in the Art Walk by submitting the application as soon as possible. Apply on our Artist Registration page.

Submission deadline in May 1st, 2017

Categories 
All categories will go through a jury for approval 
Visual Arts
• Photography, ceramics, glass, painting, graphics and drawing, graffiti style art done on canvas or pa- per sculpture, fabrics and fiber, quilting, wood, metal, leather, and other traditional crafts (theorem, herbs, candle-making, basketry, jewelry, etc.) All work must be designed and executed by the artist. (Not acceptable are items made from commercial kits, stencils and patterns, plastic flowers, imports, molds, macramé, copies, shell crafts, and embellished commercial objects. All work must be for sale unless otherwise noted)
• Other—Live chalk art and henna art will be displayed outdoors (weather permitting) or indoor within the businesses. Please indicate how long you will be able to stay. 

Performing Arts
All performing arts will be open to free will offering from the audience.
• Music bands, solo musician, group musicians, instrumental or vocal. Provide a description of your band and what kind of music you play.
• Poetry, magicians, mime, monologues, and dance. Children’s story tellers and historic story tellers. De- scribe your act, for what age group, and for how long you will participate that day.
All artists and craftsmen must 18 years of age or older.

Artist Registration Form