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Linn Creek Arts Festival 2017
Fisher Community Center, 709 S. Center Street
Marshalltown, Iowa (Midwest)
Event Dates: 7/15/17 - 7/15/17
Application Deadline: 3/10/17 Midnight CST
The application deadline has passed.
Images: 4 (a booth shot is required)
Fee (Application): $20.00
"Doorways to the Arts" is the theme of the 2017 Linn Creek Arts Festival! In this one-day, Central Iowa fine art event, you'll experience "one of the best shows we've done; well attended; nice quality artwork by all vendors!" (from a participating artist in 2016). Date: Saturday, July 15, 10 AM to 5 PM, with special patrons' opening at 9 AM. Location: Outdoors at Fisher Community Center, with beautiful, shaded grounds & reflecting pond. Claim to fame: amazing, volunteer-driven hospitality! We would love to host YOU!
You are invited to Marshalltown, Iowa, in the heart of the Midwest, and to one of the best one-day Art Festivals you’ll experience! The Linn Creek Arts Festival offers a rich blend of visual and cultural arts for a family-friendly event. First and foremost, we highlight YOU, the visual artist! With our theme, "Doorways to the Arts," everything we do is geared toward enticing visitors to come for the experience AND take home a treasure. The festival includes a Junior Art Lovers' Gallery, patrons' early purchase opportunities, strolling entertainers that bring visitors to artists' areas, and youth activities that allow parents free time to shop!
The Linn Creek Arts Festival takes place OUTDOORS at Marshalltown’s Fisher Community Center. The shaded grounds feature several sculptures, including Christian Peterson’s final work. Both paved and grassy booth sites are available. Attendees come from a seven-county, central-Iowa base (population approx. 250,000).
The Linn Creek WOW is our all-volunteer hospitality. The Festival Board, under the leadership of the Marshall County Arts & Culture Alliance, is committed to delivering an event characterized by tasteful, original FINE art, with a balanced number of artists in each medium.
The $20 jury fee is non-refundable. If cancellation is necessary after paying the booth fee, this must be done no later than June 15, and a $25 processing fee will be deducted from the refund. No refunds will be given for cancellations within 30 days of the event.
ARTIST CASH AWARDS
Three BEST OF SHOW awards: 1st place - $500; 2nd place - $350; 3rd place - $200.
Three AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE - $50 each. All prior-year award winners are automatically invited to the 2017 festival!
Please feel free to contact Amber Danielson, Executive Director of the Marshall County Arts & Culture Alliance,
641-752-2787, or firstname.lastname@example.org. An alternate contact is Pam Swarts, Artist Coordinator, 641-752-5737, or pam@art&frameonmain.com
We look forward to your application!
One artist per application will be considered. If you represent an incorporated business, please list the second artist as partner or collaborator. Two distinct artists may not apply together or share the same booth space.
Neither pets nor smoking are allowed on festival grounds.
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