Deadline: November 20, 2009
10TH. ANNIVERSARY INDIAN RIVER CITRUS GALA & CATTLE BARONS’ BALL OPEN TO ALL ARTISTS, FROM THE ACCLAIMED TO THE AMATEUR!
As one of only 10 selected artist’s you will have the unique opportunity to paint, sculpt, adorn, or otherwise artistically transform one of 10 blank, approximately 12” High and 8.5” from toe to heel, western style boots. Hand sculpted and kiln fired by Veros’ acclaimed clay artist Heidi Hill.
Each artist whose boot design is approved and sponsored will be awarded an honorarium of $150.00 upon completion and delivery of the approved boot. The boots will be auctioned at the “Stetsons & Stiletto’s” fundraiser to benefit the American Cancer Society in March 2010.
The boots are intended as permanent works of art to be proudly displayed in a home or office.Each application will consist of an entry form, proposal description and a concept drawing. No more than two (2) design submissions per artist.
This event will offer artists an opportunity to gain diversified media exposure for their work, earn an honorarium and support the American Cancer Society in the quest to “Give Cancer the Boot”.
Entry Deadline: Applications and required supporting documents are due by November 20, 2009. Selected Artist Notified: November 24, 2009. Artists’ transform boots: Nov.2009 thru Jan. 2010. Publicity, promotion and recognition of artists and artwork: Nov. thru February 2010. March 2010 “ACS “Stetsons & Stilettos” Event. *Political, religious, sexual and commercial messages and icons are prohibited and all designs will need to be approved by the IRC-ACS Art Committee.
Contact for Artist Package: Ruth Ann Holt Chairman “Call To Artists” email:mailto:email@example.com call 772-770-2321 American Cancer Society Treasure Coast Area 3375 20th Street, Suite 100 - Vero Beach, Florida 32960