Invitational Fine Arts & Crafts Show Call for Entries

cfa-cfe-art-1With its 30th Anniversary on the horizon, Columbia Festival of the Arts is returning to the Columbia Lakefront in June 2017 for a spectacular celebration, including the kick-off of Columbia’s 50th Birthday! Included in this not-to-be-missed free outdoor weekend is our Invitational Fine Arts & Crafts Show, a first-time appearance of The Katena inflatable walk-in sculpture – a multi-sensory experience of light, color, sound and design – along with the live performances from national, regional and local artists on the LakeStage.

Our juried, Invitational Fine Arts & Crafts Show is currently seeking artisans with original work, representing a breadth of media including functional and wearable art to participate in this June 16-18, 2017, free outdoor weekend. DON’T MISS this opportunity to showcase your original artwork. Deadline to submit your entry is Monday, March 6, 2017.

CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE NOW or download the fillable PDF here.

MEDIA CATEGORIES

Ceramics
Clay
Drawing
Painting
Glass
Jewelry
Leather
Metal
Mixed Media
Photography
Textile
Wood

DATES & TIMES
Friday, June 16: 5 – 8 p.m.
Saturday, June 17: Noon – 8 p.m.
Sunday, June 18: Noon – 7 p.m.

DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES
Monday, March 6, 2017

SHOW INFO
NO Entry Fee – NO Commissions
Non-Refundable $275 Show Fee upon juried acceptance into the show. ($200 if NFPA 701 Fire Code Certified tent is provided by artist)*
Additional $50 Fee if Electricity Requested, available on a limited basis

Questions? arts-crafts@columbiafestival.com or (410) 583-5703

*Fee includes the rental of one (1) NFPA 701 Fire Code Certified 10’x10’ tent. If using your own NFPA 701 Fire Code Certified 10’x10’ tent (Certification proof is required), you will receive a $75 credit towards the show fee, reducing it to $200. All artists are responsible for providing any display fixtures, tables, signage, etc.

Artists invited into the show will be required to participate for all 3 days; no exceptions will be made.