Artist Application - Deadline September 15, 2021
Late entries may only be accepted at the discretion of WCAA and may not be included in the event program. If you must cancel, and do so by October 15, 2021 you will receive a refund. Cancellations after October 22, 2021 are not refunded, and become a donation to the Arts Alliance.
Please note: WCAA will not collect or remit sales tax, this will be each artist's responsibility.
Electricity is not available. Wifi is not provided.
Art in the Park is a Juried Show. Artists are required to submit two (2) photos representing examples of artwork to be displayed. Photo images may be sent to email@example.com, or mailed, for panel review. If not accepted, exhibitor will be notified and the application fee returned at once. Exhibits must be ORIGINAL/HANDCRAFTED BY THE ARTIST. No yard sale or manufactured items, please.
To submit your photos and payment by mail - send to: Walker County Arts Alliance, PO Box 1622, Jasper, AL 35502 by September 15, 2021.
Booth Reservations: All booth spaces are outside, approximately 10' x 10'. The Arts Alliance will host an artists' hospitality area for your enjoyment. Booth sitters available during the event. Artists are responsible for promoting your own work.
Artists check-in and set-up on Saturday morning no earlier than 7:00 AM and no later than 9:00 AM on Gamble Avenue. Gamble Avenue will be ONE WAY during loading and unloading and MUST be approached from Walston Bridge Road. No set ups will be permitted on Friday night.
Art in the Park committee will award Best of Show to the artist that the judges score highest overall. We will award 1st Place, 2nd Place and 3rd Place ribbons on each of the nine categories. Only original artwork will be judged. Be prepared to submit one item the day of the show to be judged in competition - per your category(s) above. Please have them to the judging area by 9:30 AM.
Silent Auction: The Silent auction is a success each year. The funds we raise help support our operating costs in order to continue our mission to bring the arts to Walker County.
General Release: The undersigned does hereby and forever discharge Walker County Arts Alliance, Inc. (WCAA), Bevill State Community College, City of Jasper, Jasper City Schools, all sponsoring organizations and their directors, officers, employees, agents and volunteers of and from all manner of actions, suits, damages, claims, and demands whatsoever in law or equity from any loss or damage arising out of or in conjunction with applications to or participation in Art in the Park, presented by WCAA, which is not responsible for any injury sustained by exhibitors or guests while within spaces designated for exhibits or at large. The undersigned has read and complies with all rules, and further agrees to release photography rights to WCAA for use in promotional materials and on their website. The WCAA reserves the right to remove from display and material or work that it deems offensive, at its discretion, and WCAA reserves the right to make booth assignments/charges up to and including the day of the show.