Arts Council of Henderson County in Hendersonville, NC, Calls for Participation in 56th Annual Art on Main Fine Art / Fine Craft Festival – Deadline June 1, 2015

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Artist applications are available for the 56th annual Art on Main fine art and fine craft festival in downtown Hendersonville, NC. Festival dates will be Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 3 and 4, 2015, from 10am to 5pm each day. This juried and judged show is produced by the Arts Council of Henderson County. Art on Main has been held on the sidewalks of historic Main Street Hendersonville since 1959.

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Artists may download an application from the Arts Council’s website home page, (www.acofhc.org). An application can also be requested by e-mailing the Arts Council at (acofhc@bellsouth.net), or by calling 828/693-8504. Artists must send four images of their work plus a photo of their booth along with their applications.

The deadline for applications is June 1, 2015.

$3,000 in cash prizes will be awarded at the Artist Awards Reception on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015. Hospitality for participating artists includes breakfasts, booth sitters, and a complimentary accommodations program, which provides housing for travelling artists in the homes of members of the Arts Council community.

The Arts Council has an aggressive marketing campaign planned to draw audiences from Henderson County, the adjoining counties, the broader North Carolina region – and surrounding states.  Residents and tourists alike enthusiastically look forward to the annual festival.

For further information about Art on Main, please contact the Arts Council of Henderson County at (acofhc@bellsouth.net) or 828/693-8504.

The Arts Council of Henderson County is a community organization that promotes, advocates for, and nurtures the arts in Henderson County and Western North Carolina. Its office is located at 401 N. Main St., 3rd floor, Hendersonville, NC 28792. (Entrance on Fourth Avenue West.)

The Arts Council is supported in part by the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources; funds administered by the Community Foundation of Henderson County, Henderson County, Henderson County Travel and Tourism, and the City of Hendersonville.

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