EVENT DATE: Saturday, July 13, 2019 (9am-4pm)
DETAILS: This event features artists and crafters either opening their own home / studio or set up inside or outside of a business in downtown Lenoir, Hudson or Granite Falls. The public is provided a map to each location and receives a chance at winning a cash prize for visiting a certain number of studios. The artist / crafter may sell directly to their visitors with no commission to the Arts Council. A simple snack or beverage makes your guests feel welcome and encourages them to linger and perhaps make a purchase. The Caldwell Arts Council requests you have a sign-in sheet at your location and collect emails of your visitors to be added to our weekly e-mail list.
DEADLINE: Application with $35* fees and required images are due by June 21, 2019 to allow time for tour brochure/map preparation & printing. Please register now; we will invoice you for payment (or you can mail/bring a check or credit card to the office. (*Caldwell County artists entering the Caldwell Visual Artists Competition may pay a discounted rate of $25). Entry fees are non-refundable (we use these to cover printing costs). If you are subsequently unable to participate after paying, we will issue a donation acknowledgment letter for tax purposes.
REQUIREMENTS: Submit 2 sentences about your artwork along with 1 good quality image of work that will be displayed by the deadline date of to email@example.com.