CALL TO ARTISTS!!! ‘Florida in Art’ Contest Holiday Makers Market Place Westshore Plaza, Tampa
2018 Holiday Makers Market Place invites all Florida artists to submit entries for consideration of participation in the ‘Florida in Art’ Gallery Show and Competition.
Your art work will be showcased in the Holiday Maker Market located in beautiful Westshore Plaza in Tampa, Florida. Your creations will be on display throughout the prime Holiday Shopping season in one of Tampa's busiest holiday shopping destinations. A gallery opening will be held the weekend of November 23rd. All entries will be juried with the ﬁnalists moving on to the gallery show. Winners will be chosen by popular vote. Call to artists: Participate in the contest with a 24”x48” vertical sized canvas. Any mediums are acceptable; such as acrylics, photographs, collages and oils. Theme: “Florida In Art” - Let your art tell us a Florida story. The color red is the twist. Include it as part of the story. Deadline: October 15, 2018 (midnight) Submission: • $35, Contest PayPal link: https://www.yourtampamarkets.com • Submit a short bio (1-2 paragraphs) • Provide a link to your website (FB/Insta) • Submit photo of ﬁnal piece Post your videos, photos, time-lapse and clips on our Face Book page (https://facebook.com/ FloridainArt) and link/hashtag #FloridainArt #ﬂoridamakersmarketatWestshorePlaza.
Email submissions to: FloridainArt@gmail.com (Wendy and Alicia will have access to this account and will reply promptly regarding concerns, questions, curating, etc) Exhibit: All participants will have their paintings in the “Florida in Art” exhibit for 5 weeks (November 23rd through December 24th). Artwork should be dropped off by November 21st.
Please note that all artwork will be put up for sale, with 30% of sales going to the artist’s charity of choice. Suggestions: Humane Society, Environmental, Children’s Art Foundations, Cancer Society, etc.
The winner will be awarded the prize of $1,000. The winner will be chosen by popular public vote, with the recount on December 21st. The winner will then be announced on December 23rd. Your artwork (if not sold) will be available for pick up on December 28th. The ‘Florida in Art’ contest is organized by Wending Harding and curated/promoted by Alicia Campos. Contact info: Wendy Harding text 813.451.7936 or via email wendy@YourTampaMarkets.com Alicia Campos text 646.498.9260 or via email FloridainArt@gmail.com
***Great Opportunity for you to show your artwork!!*** BECOME A VENDOR at the Holiday Makers Market Place at Westshore Plaza Vendor Cost - $35 per day / $199 Fri-Sun (10x6 space) Week 1 Nov 23,24,25 Week 2 Nov 30, Dec 1, 2 Week 3 Dec 7, 8, 9 Week 4 Dec 14, 15, 16 Week 5 Dec 21, 22, 23, 24 *****Do you love LIVE PAINTING?**** Free Space Contact us to arrange the dates to paint live in our storefront windows at Westshore Plaza, Tampa. Holiday Arts & Crafts Shows Tampa