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  • Catches and Findings (Jewelry Workshop)
    with Don Roberts

    2-Day Workshop
    Saturday & Sunday, April 14 & 15, 2018
    10am-3pm each day
    Skill Level: Intermediate/Advanced
      
    There are some cases where a custom-made clasp is needed to properly finish a necklace, pendant or bracelet. During this workshop we will cover: toggle clasps, barrel clasps, spring plunger clasps, and box catches.
    Cost:
    Member $115
    Non Member $130
    $35 Materials Fee payable directly to instructor includes all materials.

    For more information, please call the Morean Arts Center at 727.822.7872


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    Call to Artists: 52nd Annual Lewiston Art Festival
    • Now in its 52nd year, this juried outdoor art show brings 25,000 visitors to the heart of picturesque historic Lewiston, New York. The festival attracts art lovers from Western New York and Southern Ontario, as well as international visitors from Niagara Falls, 10 minutes away.
    • Work by more than 175 exceptional artists is featured in a wide range of both fine art and artistic craft categories.
    • New for 2018: More Prize Categories! Cash and ribbon prizes valued at $6000 are awarded to artists in 9 categories, Best Booth Display and Best of Show. There is no additional charge to compete for prize money.
    • Booth Sitters / No Admittance Charge / Free Parking
    • Free Artist’s Breakfast Sunday morning
    • Expanded “College Alley” features student work
    • 34th Annual Chalk Walk Competition.  Teams of talented student artists representing schools across WNY create murals and compete for prize money, trophies and bragging rights.
    • ArtZone. Hands on activities for kids of all ages!
    • Free entertainment. Street performers welcome!
    • Our “Going Green” Initiative continues, encouraging all vendors to reduce their carbon footprint.
    Important Dates:
    • April 1 Application deadline.
    • Applications postmarked after April 1 must be accompanied by a late fee of $25 (late fee waived for College Alley participants)
    • May 1 Notification of jury decisions by May 1
    • July 12 Final date to cancel without forfeiture of booth fee. Jury fees are not refunded.
    • August 11 & 12... Lewiston Art Festival!
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    Fun House 2018: Art of the Surreal, Fantastic, & Bizarrre
    Deadline: 03/12/2018 | Location: National
    Two $500 Juror’s Prizes, two $150 Distinguished Recognition Prizes. Entry Deadline: March 12, 2018 More info & Apply here: https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5025 Exhibition Dates: Saturday, May 12 – Saturday June 23, 2018 Fun House is jurored by two leading arts professionals: Danijela Krha Purssey, Co-Founder and Editor, Beautiful Bizarre Magazine, https://beautifulbizarre.net/ Istvan Banyai, illustrator, animator, and designer http://www.ist-one.com/ Fun House: Art of the Surreal, Fantastic and Bizarre is a national juried art exhibition. Fun House invites artwork submissions that celebrate all that a Fun House offers: the marvelous, disorienting, seductive, disquieting, and surreal. Fun House seeks works that engage with the real/unreal, the miniature and the gigantic, optics and illusion, and/or the politics of display. Fun House welcomes the quirky, the absurd, and the unconventional Artists are invited to provide a juxtaposition of traditional styles and cutting-edge practices. In addition to 2D works in all media, sculpture. installation, digital, video and interactive works are all encouraged. Galleries are located in our restored landmark 1840s brick Greek Revival townhouse, which provides a compelling backdrop to contemporary and nontraditional works. More info & apply here: https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5025

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    Elements

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    Call Type: Exhibitions
    Eligibility: Unspecified
    State: Missouri
    Fee: $15.00 ( Elements)
    Entry Deadline: 2/28/18
    Days remaining to deadline: 13
    "Elements" is a group show centered around the four elements of nature; earth, wind, water, and fire. The Vanessa Lacy Gallery is accepting any and all mediums and subjects, as long as they fit the "Elements" theme. Some themes include, but are not limited to, abstracts, landscapes, weather, prairie fire, nature, and river scenes. All artwork must be original and available for sale.~~

     


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    The Egg Show

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    Call Type: Exhibitions
    Eligibility: National
    State: California
    Fee: $30.00 (The Egg Show)
    Entry Deadline: 2/28/18
    Days remaining to deadline: 13


    The egg is one of the most universal symbols throughout the world, and therefore a great source of inspiration. The egg has generated myths and tales for many cultures from all over the world. From standard origin stories to superstitious traditions, every culture has at least one egg to crack... or cherish
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    Act 2: Art as a Career Sequel

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    Call Type: Exhibitions
    Eligibility: International
    State: New Jersey
    Fee: $25.00 (Act 2: Art as a Career Sequel)
    Entry Deadline: 3/1/18
    Days remaining to deadline: 14
    Artists find their calling at all different stages of life, some early on and others further down the road. This exhibition celebrates the determination and passion of those who have pursued an artistic path after initially choosing another career or field of study.  

    The exhibition will be held in spring 2018 at Peters Valley School of Craft’s Sally D. Francisco Gallery. Peters Valley is one of the country’s premier craft schools, offering immersive summer workshops for beginners to professionals taught by prominent artists in eight professional studios. We are a not for profit 501c(3) organization established in 1970 in partnership with the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area in New Jersey.
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    The Millennial Show Juried Exhibition

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    Call Type: Unspecified
    Eligibility: Unspecified
    State: Ohio
    Fee: $20.00 (The Millennial Show Juried Exhibition)
    Entry Deadline: 3/5/18
    Days remaining to deadline: 18
    Event Dates: 1/1/17 - 1/1/17


    TEJAS Gallery in Dayton, Ohio is seeking submissions for The Millennial Show, a juried exhibition featuring millennial artists that were born between 1980-2000. TEJAS Gallery is part of K12 Gallery & TEJAS, an art center that has two large gallery spaces, art studios, and classrooms.   The galllery works to showcase both student and emerging artists in their careers and offers studio classes throughout the week that use the galleries as an educational tool for encouraging the develpement of student artists.  
    The Millenial Show strives to feature artists that have grown up utilizing the internet and other digital technologies.  By exhibiting a range of media, the gallery hopes to create an interesting range of visions, viewpoints, and styles created by contemporary millennial artists.