The 2011 Whole Earth and Watershed Festival organizers announce a call to local artists for its eARTh Show taking place at the Festival on Saturday April 23rd from 10 am to 3 pm at City Hall in Redding. The purpose of the annual Whole Earth and Watershed Festival is to bring the community together to celebrate Earth Day (April 22) and Watershed Awareness Month (May), raise awareness of ways we can care for our environment, and encourage the sustainable growth of our region.
There are 2 ways for interested artists to participate in the Whole Earth and Watershed Festival eARTh Show this year:
Artists of all ages can submit work for consideration in the 2011 Juried eARTh Show Exhibition (FREE). Work can be any style or medium but must relate directly to the environment and issues of sustainability. Up to three images of work(s) to be considered for the juried exhibition should be submitted digitally by email to the address below in JPG format, with an application, by April 8th. Artists will be notified April 15th of inclusion in the show and their artwork will be displayed at the Festival on April 23, 2011.
Artist vendors can sell their arts and crafts at a booth at the Festival ($25). Artists are requested to offer for sale only items that relate directly to the environment and sustainability, and/or are made from natural, recycled, or repurposed materials. eARTh Show Vendor Applications are due by April 8th.
All artists must fill out an eARTh Show Application available on the website: www.wholeearthandwatershedfestival.org
-from press release