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Artist Alley Special Edition
October 6, 2015
Volume 15-21
Artistic Opportunities!

This is a friendly reminder that there are three opportunities fast approaching!
DEADLINE: October 8, 2015

Wind Down Downtown Hagerstown
Freaky Friday
Art Market 
October 16, 2015
Wind Down is celebrating all things fun and fall!  Show up in your best and scariest for the costume contest...for both kids and adults!  Plus, we'll have a little entertainment with some jack-o-lanterns!  There's plenty for kids to do, too.  Don't miss The Tone Hounds, performing live in the courtyard!

Wind Down - Downtown Hagerstown is calling for vendor applications for their Art Market being held Friday, October 16, 2015. It is free to apply. The deadline is October 8th. A refundable fee of 25 dollars is to be paid after acceptance of the application. Find out more by clicking the application link: APPLICATION
DEADLINE: November 3, 2015
The Washington County Arts Council, Inc. invites local artists working in any medium to submit their best new works for WCAC's
"Annual Community Art Show: The Best Local Art of 2015." The juried community art exhibit will run from December 4, 2015 through December 30, 2015 with an opening reception on Friday, December 4 from 5pm to 7pm.
Artists are encouraged to submit up to three entries. No works previously shown at WCAC will be considered. Images must be submitted in a jpeg format and files should be labeled: "Last Name_First Name_Title of Work."
Please email images of the works to be considered with the completed entry form to:
Include full name, address, telephone and email address.

DEADLINE: November 13, 2015 at NOON
The Washington County Arts Council (WCAC), along with the committee members of the Western Maryland Blues Fest (WMBF), are pleased to invite visual artists, including local artists of Western Maryland and the surrounding area, to answer a "Call to Artists" for the opportunity of becoming the 2016 Blues Fest Poster Artist. All submissions are subject to the guidelines, and the "Call to Artists" is open to submission by any and all interested artists.
The 21st annual Western Maryland Blues Fest is scheduled for June 2, 3, 4, and 5, 2016. Your original work of art will be commissioned by the WCAC and the City of Hagerstown, and will be used to create posters, t-shirts, programs and promotional materials. A raffle is conducted for the original piece throughout the 4-day festival to help raise funds for the Western Maryland Blues Fest.

Digital submissions are preferred.
  Guidelines/Entry Form.

T he Washington County Arts Council, Inc. is funded by a grant from
the Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC), an agency of the
Department of Business & Economic Development.

Supported in part by:


The Washington County Arts Council is a proud member of County Arts Agencies of Maryland, 
Maryland Citizens for the Arts and Americans for the Arts. 
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Your information was obtained from at least one of the following methods: signing our guest book, becoming a member, donating, entering a contest or exhibiting with us.
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34 South Potomac Street, Suite 100
Hagerstown, MD 21740