Posts Tagged ‘Lancaster County Council of the Arts’

2018 Red Rose Festival Photography Contest in Lancaster, SC, Call to Artists – Deadline April 20, 2018

March 31, 2018

Red Rose Festival Photography Contest & Exhibition is a collaborative partnership between the City of Lancaster, SC, Katawba Valley Land Trust (KVLT) and the Lancaster County Council of the Arts and will take part with the annual Red Rose Festival on May 18/19, 2018, in downtown Lancaster. Open to all ages, participants are asked to submit one 8×10 color or black/white photograph, focusing on the beauty and breathtaking views of nature in Lancaster County​.​ There is no entry fee. This is a juried competition and there are cash awards: $150 for first place, $100 for second and $50 for third. In addition, an Honorable Mention photograph is named. Exhibition will be on display in the Springs House galleries during May.

All submissions are due by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 20, 2018 to the Lancaster County Council of the Arts, 201 West Gay Street, Lancaster, SC. For more information and/or to register call 803/285-7451, e-mail to (arts.takepart@gmail.com) or visit (www.lccarts.net). ​

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Lancaster County Council of the Arts in Lancaster, SC, Calls for Entries – Deadline Aug. 31, 2017

August 30, 2017

The Lancaster County Council of the Arts, in Lancaster SC, is issuing a Call for Artists for the “2017 Marian Hagins Memorial Art Competition”. This juried show is open to all Lancaster County artists, high school age and older. Cash prizes are awarded to nine winners, including the People’s Choice Award. Artists may submit up to two paintings which must be delivered to the LCCA, 201 W. Gay Street, August 29 – 31, 2017, during office hours. This community exhibit will be on display in the Springs House Galleries during September and October. The Opening Reception is Sunday, September 17, 2017 from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. The Gallery Exhibit and Reception are free and open to the public and is sponsored by the Hagins Family, LCCA and the Lancaster County Art League.

For more information or to submit entry form, please contact or visit the Lancaster County Council of the Arts, 201 W. Gay Street, Lancaster, 803-285-7451 or visit (www.lccarts.net).

Lancaster County Council of the Arts in Lancaster, SC, Calls for Instructors

March 30, 2017

The Lancaster County Council of the Arts in Lancaster, SC, is looking for​ certified teachers​ and instructors and arts professionals for our summer Arts & Sciences Summer Camps from July 10 to Aug. 4, 2017.​​ Morning camps are 3-hour, week-long sessions for 4 consecutive weeks​, beginning July 10 for K-6 children​.​ Camp weeks: July 10 – Lancaster at Covenant Baptist Church;​​​ July 17 – Buford at Tabernacle United Methodist Church; July 24 – Kershaw at First Baptist Church – Kershaw; July 31 – Indian Land at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church. ​

For the proposal form or more information, please visit (http:///www.lccarts.net) or e-mail to (arts.takepart@gmail.com) or contact the Lancaster County Council of the Arts at 803/285-7451. ​​

Lancaster County Council of the Arts in Lancaster, SC, Calls for Entries for Marian Hagins Memorial Art Competition – Deadline is Sept. 2, 2016

August 22, 2016

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The Marian Hagins Memorial Art Competition is calling all county-wide artists! Any resident of Lancaster County high school age or older is eligible to participate in this annual competition.

Deliver your paintings between August 31 -September 2, 2016, during Arts Council hours, Monday – Thursday 9am to 5pm and  Friday 9am to 3pm.

The Artist Reception is Sunday, September 18,  3 to 5pm. This is a free, public reception, so please invite your friends and family!

This exhibit is sponsored by the Hagins family, Lancaster County Council of the Arts and the Lancaster County Art League.

For more information or competition guidelines call 803/285-7451 or visit (www.lccarts.net).

Lancaster County Council of the Arts in Lancaster, SC, Calls for Applications for LCCA Academic Scholarship – Deadline Apr. 29, 2016

April 6, 2016

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The Lancaster County Council of the Arts in Lancaster, SC, is accepting applications for the $500 LCCA Academic Scholarship, which will be awarded to a high school senior residing in Lancaster County who will graduate during 2015-16 school year. Student must be accepted as a full-time undergraduate student at a fully accredited college, university or technical college. A major in dance, literature, music, theatre, folk & traditional arts or visual arts is preferred , but not a requirement.

Deadline to apply is 3pm, Friday, April 29, 2016.

Applicants may submit the application package to the offices of the Lancaster County Council of the Arts, 201 West Gay Street, Lancaster, or by mail to PO Box 613, Lancaster, SC, 29721.

Sponsors of this scholarship are the Board of Directors and Officers of the Lancaster County Council of the Arts.  Future scholarships will also be funded by businesses, organizations and individual citizens who have designated funds for this program.

Online applications may be obtained through the LCCA website at (www.lccarts.net), and paper copies are available at local high school guidance offices or by calling the LCCA offices at 803/285-7451.

Lancaster County Council of the Arts in Lancaster, SC, Offers Ladies Night Out Sunday Afternoon Tea – Apr. 17, 2016

March 8, 2016

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The Lancaster County Council of the Arts presents Ladies Night Out Sunday Afternoon Tea fundraiser on Sunday, Apr. 17, 2016, from 3-5:30pm at the Bradley Arts & Sciences Building of USC Lancaster in Lancaster, SC. This special afternoon will include top-notch treatment for attendees, complete with signature cocktail, dainty sandwiches, desserts, and of course…tea! There will also be silent auction items and raffle prizes, entertainment and much more.

You can be a part of Ladies Night Out by becoming an event sponsor, donate auction/raffle items, spread the word, join us Apr. 17, place a poster in your business, host a table & treat your employees and friends or purchase individual tickets.

Tickets are $20 for LCCA members and $25 for nonmembers. Tickets are on sale now! And can be purchased online or in person.

Proceeds fund community art programs, children’s classes, gallery exhibits, local and regional artists.

For more information about hosting a table and/or event sponsorships call 803/285-7451, visit (www.lccarts.net) or visit the Springs House, 201 West Gay Street, Lancaster, SC.

Red Rose Festival and Lancaster County Council of the Arts in Lancaster, SC, Calls for Photography Entries – Deadline Apr. 1, 2016

February 19, 2016

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The Red Rose Festival Photography Contest & Exhibition sponsored by the Lancaster County Council of the Arts will take part with the annual Red Rose Festival on May ​20/21​, 201​6​, in downtown Lancaster, SC, celebrating all that our community has to offer its citizens. Open to all ages, participants are asked to submit one 8″ x 10″ color or black​ and white​ photograph of their visual interpretation of what makes our Lancaster community special. There is no entry fee. ​This is a juried comp​etition and there are cash awards: $150 for first place, $100 for second place and $50 for third place. In addition, an Honorable Mention photograph is named. Exhibition will be on display in the Springs House galleries during the month of May.

All submissions are due by April 1, 201​6​ to the Lancaster County Council of the Arts, 201 West Gay Street, Lancaster, SC.

The event is sponsored by the Lancaster County Council of the Arts and the City of Lancaster.

For more information and/or to register call 803/285 7451, e-mail to (arts.takepart@gmail.com) or visit (www.lccarts.net).

Lancaster County Council of the Arts in Lancaster, SC, Hold Annual Fundraiser

January 7, 2016

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The Lancaster County Council of the Arts sponsors its 19th Annual Gala fundraiser, ​”​Art & Soul at the Bootleggers Ball​”​ on Saturday, Feb. ​6​​, 201​6​,​​​ beginning at 7pm at the Bradley​ Arts & Sciences Building on the campus of USC Lancaster in Lancaster, SC.

This exciting evening will feature silent and live auctions, prize drawings, music, danc​ing, performances, fabulous food and specialty beverages.

Advance tickets are $55 member and $65 non member and can be purchased at the Springs House,​ ​201 W Gay Street, calling the LCCA at 803/285-7451​, (www.lccarts.net) ​or e-mailing to ​(arts.takepart@gmail.com). After 1.31.1​6​, all tickets are $80. Proceeds fund community arts programs, children’s classes, gallery exhibits, local and regional artists.

Lancaster County Council of the Arts in Lancaster, SC, Calls for Entries for “The Marian Hagins Memorial Art Competition 2015” – Deadline Aug. 27, 2015

June 14, 2015

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“The Marian Hagins Memorial Art Competition” is calling all county-wide artists! Any resident of Lancaster County high school age or older is eligible to participate in this annual competition.

All paintings can be delivered between August 24 -27, 2015, during the hours of 9am to 5pm, Monday-Thursday. Artist reception is scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015, from 3 to 5pm. This is a free, public reception, so please invite your friends and family!

This exhibit is sponsored by the Hagins family, the Lancaster County Council of the Arts and the Lancaster County Art League.

For more information or competition guidelines call 803/285-7451.

Lancaster County Council of the Arts in Lancaster, SC, Calls for Scholarship Applications – Deadline May 29, 2015

May 10, 2015

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The Lancaster County Council of the Arts is accepting applications for the new $500 LCCA Academic Scholarship, which will be awarded to a high school senior residing in Lancaster County, SC, who will graduate during 2014-15 school year.  Student must be accepted as a full-time undergraduate student at a fully accredited college, university or technical college.   A major in dance, literature, music, theatre, folk & traditional arts or visual arts is preferred, but not a requirement.

Deadline to apply is 3pm, Friday, May 29, 2015.

Applicants may submit the application package to the offices of the Lancaster County Council of the Arts, 201 West Gay Street, Lancaster, or by mail to PO Box 613, Lancaster, SC, 29721.

Sponsors of this scholarship are the Board of Directors and Officers of the Lancaster County Council of the Arts.  Future scholarships will also be funded by businesses, organizations and individual citizens who have designated funds for this program.

Online applications may be obtained through the LCCA website at (www.lccarts.net), and paper copies are available at local high school guidance offices or by calling the LCCA offices at 803/285-7451.