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Call for Artists

Showing Boulder County: People and Places

October 5, 2018 – January 27, 2019

at First Congregational Church
1128 Pine Street, Boulder, CO 80302

Call for Artists

This juried, group exhibition is open to all individual members of Boulder County Arts Alliance. Join or renew here.

Applications are through this online form only. There is a $20 application fee.

Please include an artist statement and a brief bio. Attach up to three digital images (300 dpi) for review of the actual piece(s) you would enter into the exhibition. The work must relate to the theme Showing Boulder County: People and Places.

Exhibiting artists will be chosen based on examples of their work. Jury members:
Jennifer Heath, History of the Visual Arts in Boulder (HOVAB)
Robert Colachico, 15th Street Gallery
Cindy Sepucha, Open Studios
Charlotte LaSasso, Boulder County Arts Alliance
Crystal Polis, Boulder County Arts Alliance

Timeline

  • April 2 – Call for Artists opens
  • April 30 – Deadline for submissions to BCAA
  • June 4 – Notifications sent. BCAA will send a copy of the exhibit Agreement to exhibiting artists.
  • August 31 – Signed agreements due
  • October 1 – Delivery of artwork – no exceptions
  • October 1-4 – Exhibition Installation
  • October 5 – Exhibition Opening at First Congregational Church, part of First Friday
  • January 27 – Exhibition Closes
  • January 28 – Pick up Artwork – no exceptions

Artwork Requirements

  • Artwork must have been created no earlier than 2015. We want recent work!
  • Artwork size is restricted to 36” wide x 72” tall and weighing no more than 40 lbs.
  • Artwork must be ready to hang with d-rings and wire.
  • Very limited space is available for three-dimensional works.
  • Artwork must be self-insured. Neither First Congregational Church nor BCAA offers insurance.
  • The McMane Arts Ministry with input from the BCAA jury will install the exhibition at their discretion.
  • Artwork can be available for sale. Neither First Congregational Church nor BCAA will receive a commission on work sold. The artist will retain 100% of sale price. For this purpose, affix a business card to the reverse of your work, so that the Church staff can find your information and allow the buyer to contact you directly. For three-dimensional work, we will keep a contact sheet in the Church office.

March 30 – April 7, 2018

ArtWalk Longmont May Applications are Open now through April 15

Join ArtWalk to demonstrate your craft at a fun community event downtown on Saturday May 19th. Attendance is estimated at 3-5,000 Longmonsters. Artists are invited to exhibit, demonstrate, engage, and play! Some funding available for interactive projects, space provided at no charge for Artists-In-Action, artist booth fees are only $45.

http://artwalklongmont.org/artists/

Call to Artists: 2018 Boulder Holiday Star Card

Help keep the Boulder Star shining during the 2018 holiday season!

Open to all artists in the Boulder region. Applications are due March 16 and are available through the online form only.

The Boulder Chamber seeks to commission a local artist, in association with Boulder County Arts Alliance, to create an original image that it can license for the 2018 Boulder Star Holiday Card, a wine label, and possibly other items.

Please read the Information & Requirements page before applying.

Danish Furniture is having its annual Art Show and Sale. Saturday, Oct.21st

Danish Furniture is having its annual Art Show and Sale.
Saturday, Oct.21st from 10-4:00.

Featuring twelve artists whose work includes paintings, glass, photography, weaving, woodworking and much more.

Great gift ideas for the holidays, live music and catered food….come join us!

Byzantine Icon Drawing Workshop

Brief description "Byzantine Icon drawing workshop"
Join us on this intensive workshop focused on developing the drawing skills of the iconographer.
Using the ideal models of the Angels and of the prototypes specific to iconography, you will learn how to accurately draw the features of the Archangel Gabriel.
Instructor
Ileana Barbu www.barbuart.com

Location
Saint Dimitrie the New Church
6060 Puritan Ln., Frederick, CO 80516
(At the intersection of I-25 with Hwy 52, on the NW side)

Duration
October 30 – November 3, 2017

(10am-3:30pm)

Cost
$465

(A non-refundable deposit of $130 is required to reserve a place in this workshop)

Website
https://www.sicafoundation.org

Contact
Ileana Barbu
ilebarbu
or
JP Andrews at 303-807-7772
jp


St Stephen’s Art and Craft Sale Needs Your Art!

St Stephen’s Art and Craft Sale November 4, 2017, 9am to 1pm. November 5, 2017 8am to 12noon. All mediums welcome. This show benefits the Colorado Haiti Project. There is no charge for a table but a generous donation would be greatly appreciated.

Table set up will be Friday afternoon 4pm to 6pm.

Please contact Lynne Lemmer to sign up or if you have questions.
720-438-9302
Lynnelemmer

Member Meeting tonight! 5:30pm Great Frame Up

Join us tonight for our first member meeting of the season!  Meet & Greet starts at 5:30pm . Mark Ludy is our guest speaker and he will be talking about his illustrations and will have art / books for sale!

The Great Frame Up
430 Main St.
Longmont, CO 80501

Please note that the back entrance to the Great Frame Up is under construction.  You can still park in the back parking lot, but please use the breezeway and enter from the front door on Main street.

 

Art Classes at Suzanne Frazier’s Art Studio

1114 Neon Forest Circle, #3b, Longmont, CO 80504
To schedule a class or workshop: 303-502-0751 or
suzannefrazierartist@gmail.com

Saturday Art Workshops ;
10 am to 3 pm at Suzanne’s Longmont Studio
Cost: $72 for two art sessions & drawing paper.
Bring your own oil pastels or purchase a box of 36 for $7.
In between sessions, we have lunch at a nearby restaurant.

Saturday, October 7
Manet & Monet
Session 1: Manet
Session 2: Monet

Saturday, October 21
Color Theory Revisited
Session 1: Night Light
Session 2: Candle Light

Saturday, November 4
Marie Cassatt & Berthe Morisot
Session 1: Marie Cassatt
Session 2: Berthe Morisot

Saturday, November 18
Compositional Elements
Session 1: Roads
Session 2: Bridges

________________________________
Suzanne Frazier
P. O. Box 331
Longmont, CO 80502-0331
303-502-0751

Email:
suzannefrazierartist@gmail.com

View my work at:
http://www.suzannefrazier.com
https://suzannefrazierartist.com
https://www.saatchiart.com/suzannefrazier

Sign up for my Monthly Newsletter:
http://ow.ly/eE5rd

Looking for Artists’ to hang at Danish Furniture for September & October!

Our venue at Danish Furniture needs to find an artist to hang 10+ pieces (depending on size) from August 31-Oct.31.

The work would have to fit in with Danish’s vibe. Anyone interested please get in touch with Nan Sanford at nanci.evans980

Feel free to visit the store to see the space!

1448 Nelson Rd,
Longmont, CO 80501

How to Sell Your Art with the Abundant Artist

The How to Sell Your Art Workshops are an off-shoot of The Abundant Artist Conference. These are the get-in-the-weeds day-long sessions where we dig deep into your art business and help you figure out how to sell more of your art.

Sign up here!
DAY 1

8:00 AM – arrival, networking and breakfast

9:00 AM – Keynote – The Hidden Path of the Artist’s Career. A high-level overview of why there is such a gap between art skills and business skills, and how to overcome that gap.

10:00 AM – Branding & niche workshop: how to figure out what you’re actually selling, who you’re selling it to, and where your customers and collectors are. We will use real-world examples from successful artists, as well as pulling attendees up front to work through their specific challenges.

10:30 – break

11:00 AM – Branding & Niche workshop continued.

12:00 PM – Lunch

2:00 PM – Writing and Talking About Your Art in Ways That Sell. This session includes actual writing exercises meant to help artists know what to say when someone asks, “What kind of art do you make?”

3:30 – break

4:00 PM – Review, recap, and assimilate the day’s information

DAY 2

9:00 AM – Selling Art Via Social Media, the Ultimate Direct to Collector Experience. We will address the two social networks that matter most to artists, Facebook and Instagram, and talk about how to sell through social media.

10:30 – break

11:00 AM – Email marketing and Online Sales Funnels. A workshop that shows you how to take online interactions and create a list of excited fans you can turn into collectors.

12:00 PM – Lunch break

1:30 PM – Online Sales Funnels continued. Hot seats with individual artists in front of the group to help them build out the next steps in their art marketing.

3:30 – break

4:00 PM – wrap up and key takeaways

https://www.facebook.com/events/242979479446867/

 

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