Provided by City of Occoquan
Contact for Artists, Makers, and Creators! Occoquan’s Slide Arts & Crafts Display is Sept. 24 and 25, 2022 and there are various new means for creators to get concerned. For about 50 years, Occoquan has hosted the preferred present in this historic riverfront town. This yr, the city will develop the competition with new and remarkable choices and with this will come an option to require community associates in this historically effectively-attended celebration.
The City will present a scholarship software for a common category of up to date artworks developed by new artists and creators. This is an opportunity for corporations that are new to providing their creations and have not nevertheless skilled a main craft demonstrate. Art or craft firms that commenced in 2020 or later on are invited to use and if recognized, may participate at a minimized amount. Areas are minimal and all programs will be juried for these places. For additional info, get in touch with the Functions Director at [email protected] or see the Rising Artist Application on the internet. Rising Artist Purposes are due by Sept. 5, 2022.
Of study course, creators with proven artwork or craft corporations are also welcome to use. Artists that are in a position to exhibit throughout the present are encouraged to do so. Groups are confined and purposes are reviewed independently. More information and the application can be located at the Town’s web-site.
Imagination Alley is a new enjoyable area for young children to create artwork while they are in Occoquan during the festival. Designs contain a big craft tent and a 32-foot Do it yourself mural. Community creators are being sought to workshop an artwork lesson or guide a craft in scheduled session slots for the duration of the exhibit. There is also an possibility for an artist to sketch in a template, style or sample for the mural. Interested get-togethers can contact the director at [email protected] for extra information and facts.
Wondering how your business small business can participate in a critical role in support of these thrilling new choices? The Arts & Crafts Demonstrate delivers 10,000 persons to the streets of Occoquan over the weekend and partner aid is necessary to supply these new characteristics. Visit the Sponsorship Application webpage or get hold of the Activities Director at [email protected]
The Occoquan Slide Arts & Crafts Show is Sept. 24 & 25, 2022. For far more information as information establish see the town’s web-site.