Press release from Parks and Recreation:
Senior Judged Art Show at the Community Center
Local artists age 50 and older are invited to enter the Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation’s Annual Senior Judged Art Show at the Community Center, 233 W. Main Street. Categories include Acrylic, Oil, Watercolor, Photography/Computer imagery, Sculpture/3-D art and Mixed Media. The entry fee is $3 per piece. Entries will be accepted at the Community Center on Wednesday, July 8th, 6 pm – 8 pm and Thursday, July 9th, 8 am – 2 pm.
The public is invited to vote for their favorite entries July 13 – 16, 8 am – 8 pm. The winners will receive their awards on Friday, July 17 at noon. The winning art will be displayed July 20 – 23, 8 am – 8 pm at the Community Center.
Winning entries from previous years are not eligible. All entries must be framed and wire hung prior to entry. Gift certificates to Creative Framing will be awarded for Best Overall Show ($75), first runner-up ($50), and second runner-up ($25). Honorable mention ribbons will also be awarded in each category. The Art Show is sponsored by the Community Center and Creative Framing. Judging will be performed by the viewing public. Any ties will be determined by a panel of volunteers. This is a Three Rivers Festival Event.
For more information, please call 427-6466.