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Art in the Park -
Information for Participating Artists

The 2015 Application window closed April 6th. We are processing applications through Zapp, an online festival application.

Show dates: July 24 and 25, 2015

Bethany Watts, Director
509-539-2740 direct line
Email: artinthepark.richland.wa@gmail.com


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Reminders for 2015 Cancellation
Schedule Jury Process
Definitions Security
Eligibility Display
Fees Parking
Camping Rules
Payment Entry
Categories  
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Reminders for 2015:

Online Application/Payment Process the application is available on zapp.com. Fees are payable by check, credit card or Paypal.  Camping fees NOT included. Camping Fees must be paid by check payable to the City of Richland.
ZAPP – Application process is entirely online. Please follow the instructions on the site.
Gate Passes Parking permits will no longer be given to each Artist. You may use your artist name tag to enter Lee Blvd.  Parking for the artists during the show is available nearby.
Associate Artist –We are no longer requiring associates to pay an application fee.
Booth Spaces – The booth size and fee structure has changed. Please be very aware of the size you need when applying. If your booth is larger than the space you requested, you may be asked to move to another area of the park.

SCHEDULE

April 6- Entry Deadline
May 4- Notification by email. No waiting list.
May 30- Final Deadline For all requested info.
July 23 -CHECK IN 9 am to 6 pm
July 24 - Show Hours 9 am to 8 pm
July 25- 9 am to 7 pm

Definitions

Primary Artist – creating artist of merchandise (18 years old or older)
Assistant – someone who assists in selling but not creating merchandise
Junior Artist – 17 years old or younger

ELIGIBILITY

FEES

CAMPING FEE:  

The City of Richland charges $10 per night for camping. Overnight camping will be in the Boat Launch Parking lot on the North end of Howard Amon Park. Camping must be reserved prior to the show and is only available Thursday, Friday and/or Saturday. Please send a check (payable to the City of Richland) to The Gallery at the Park. Fee amount subject to change from year to year at the discretion of the City of Richland.

PAYMENT

CANCELLATIONS

SALES & COMMISSION

ALL ARTISTS MUST CHECK OUT AT FINANCE OFFICE AFTER THE SHOW
Finance office is in the Education Wing of the Gallery.

JURY PROCESS

SECURITY/LIABILITY

DISPLAY

PARKING/CAMPING

RULES FOR PARTICIPATION

The Art in the Park Director has the authority to resolve any disputes regarding these rules and the right to refuse artist participation.

ENTRY INSTRUCTIONS
Please read carefully as some instructions have changed.

PHOTOS MAY BE SUBMITTED VIA THE ZAPP WEBSITE.
NO SLIDES OR PRINTED PICTURES WILL BE ACCEPTED.

Complete the application at the ZAPP website.

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CATEGORIES
Artists may apply in one of the following categories, and Allied Arts Association reserves the right to determine if submitted applications qualify for acceptance and fit into any of the following categories.

Clay - Functional or non-functional. Hand thrown. No ceramics finished from greenware or molds allowed.

Fiber - Original design and handmade weaving, basket & wheat weaving, clothing, hats, quilting, hand painted or tie dyed materials (no stenciling), woven wall hangings, etc.

Hard Sculpture - Sculpture or creation with any hard material, metal, glass, leather, wax, candles, miniatures (wood, clay, or dough), stained glass, etc.

Jewelry - Silver or gold, porcelain, paper, semi-precious, beads, plastic, clay, etc. No commercial casts.

Assorted Media - Porcelain dolls, flower arrangements (silk, paper, dried, or freeze dried), calligraphy, soap, stamps, or any other media that does not fit into another category. Do not combine categories into this.

Music - All music must be composed, copyrighted and completed by the applying artist, and all tapes, CD’s, etc. must be recorded by the artist under his/her personal label and distributed and controlled by the artist. No commercial agent/distributed music allowed. CD’s should be enclosed with application and with photo of display.

Two-Dimensional - Oil, watercolor, acrylic, pencil, charcoal, pen & ink, crayon, pastel, collage, or any combination used on canvas, paper, etc. Prints of original works by the artist must be commissioned by said artist, and sold only by the creating artist, original works must be offered; prints only are not allowed.

Photography - Any photography or combination with photography. All photographs must be taken by the applying artist, and printed by said artist.

Soft Sculpture - Original design and completely handmade stuffed animals, soft dolls, scarves, windsocks, kites, lampshades, and other items created from soft material.

Decorative Wood - Tole, painted, decorated, rough wood, toys, country signs, etc.

Fine Wood - Furniture, marquetry, intarsia, kitchen items, etc. Wood or combination with wood that uses grain, oiled or stained.

Food Products are Prohibited.

 

If you have questions regarding this process, contact
                                         
Email:
artinthepark.richland.wa@gmail.com