Willoughby Western Lake County Chamber of Commerce is now recruiting artists for the 2015 Willoughby ArtsFest, July 18th in Downtown Willoughby, Ohio.
Deadline: 14 Mar 2015.
This popular Northeast Ohio arts festival is a juried event that hosts artists from the following categories – glass, ceramics, photography, printmaking, drawing, painting, jewelry, sculpture, wood, textiles and leather, mixed media, metalsmithing, and graphic and computer design. Best-in-show award is a $500 cash prize.
The Annual Willoughby ArtsFest is a great opportunity to sell your artwork at one of Lake County’s most popular summer events! The Willoughby ArtsFest draws approximately 10,000-15,000 visitors each year, and functions rain or shine. Many accepted artists are also featured on the ArtsFest social media pages, adding extra exposure.
The Willoughby ArtsFest is one of Lake County’s best summer events! Drawing approximately 10,000-15,000 visitors from all over Ohio, the ArtsFest is a wonderful celebration of great artwork and the eclectic local businesses and restaurants of Downtown Willoughby. Now on our 24th year, the ArtsFest will host about 150 high-quality artists in beautiful downtown Willoughby, selling a diverse mix of artwork – including ceramics and pottery, blown and stained glass artwork, many different types of painting, photography, woodcarving, unique fabric and leather pieces, jewelry, metalworking, mixed media, and more.
The event draws local and nationally-awarded artists alike – there’s truly something for every art lover. Acoustic music provides a great atmosphere for enjoying art and food offerings! Downtown Willoughby has many specialty shops including antique shops, unique clothing retailers, gift shops, and a wide variety of restaurants for all tastes. Many downtown restaurants and shops even offer delightful specials exclusively during the ArtsFest, which are sure to temp you to Shop Local throughout the day.
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