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Calling Local Artists for Kent Masterpieces on Main Art and Wine FestivalPosted Feb. 24, 2014
The eighth annual Kent Masterpieces on Main Art and Wine Festival will take place on Saturday, June 7, from noon – 10 p.m. in downtown Kent. Proceeds will benefit Main Street Kent, the nonprofit organization dedicated to the revitalization of downtown Kent. The Art and Wine Festival features local artists and wineries from all over Ohio.
Main Street Kent is in the process of selecting artists for the event in the following categories: watercolor, oil/acrylic, clay, photography, sculpture, graphics/drawing, mixed media and others. The artist application can be downloaded from www.mainstreetkent.org/#/art-and-wine-festival/4556774237. Applications must be submitted along with photo examples of art by the May 1 deadline in order to be considered at the $75 application fee. Student application fee is $35, and copy of student ID is required for consideration. Applications received after the deadline will require a $100 application fee ($50 for students), and will only be considered based on space availability and category needs. All artists are encouraged to apply, and application fees will be refunded to those not selected. Notification will be sent to all artists by May 8.
Visit www.mainstreetkent.org or call 330-677-8000 with any questions.