St. Petersburg, Fla. (September 28, 2012) – Attention artists, applications to be an exhibitor in the 38th Annual Mainsail Arts Festival are available online starting October 1, 2012. All applications must be submitted online using www.zapplication.org and the deadline is Saturday, December 1, 2012. Artists can also go to www.mainsailartsfestival.org and click on ZAPP logo.
The festival will be held in St. Petersburg’s waterfront Vinoy Park on April 20 and 21, 2013. Jury fees are $35 and booth entry fee is $275 with 13 different categories for submissions: Ceramics, Digital Art, Fibers, Glass, Graphics, Jewelry, Metal, Mixed Media, Oil/Acrylic, Photography, Sculpture, Watercolor and Wood. This year’s show offers more than $50,000 in cash awards, including the $10,000 Best of Show prize.
In addition to over 240 professional artists, Mainsail presents the “Young at Art” student show, “Kids Create” art activity tent for children, live music and a variety of culinary artists offering delicious food. As always, admission for visitors is free. Mainsail will be recruiting for volunteers to help with the two-day annual event, ranked by Sunshine Artist magazine among the “100 Best Fine Art & Design Shows” in the nation. For more details, visit www.mainsailartsfestival.org or e-mail us at:
- Artists: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Volunteers: email@example.com