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Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

Call to Artists - Updated 5.20.15


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Arts and Design Society’s “Wee Works,” open to all artists in any medium. Work must be no larger than 10” by 10”. Turn-in dates are June 27 and June 29. Submission cost for the cash award competition is $35 for up to four pieces ($25 for ADSO members). Call (850) 244-1271 or visit for more info.

HH Arts Is Looking for Artists interested in painting a mural on one of six panels on the Third Street side of the building located at 100 Beal Parkway SE in Fort Walton Beach. Call (850) 218-2155 Tue.-Sat., 10 a.m.-3 p.m., for more info.

The Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation (MKAF) continues a yearlong celebration of its 20th anniversary with the 20th Annual Festival of the Arts Oct. 24 and 25 throughout the grounds of the Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village in Destin.

Artist applications and poster competition entries are now being accepted for the festival. Artists will compete for $10,000 in cash awards. Artist entry fees include a $30 non-refundable jury fee and $200 booth fee.

The winning design for the official poster competition will become the signature artwork reproduced on festival t-shirts, posters, marketing collateral, specialty merchandise and prominently displayed on the cover of the official Festival of the Arts guide with a distribution of more than 30,000. Just one component of a comprehensive marketing campaign MKAF will launch surrounding the event.

A $500 cash prize will be awarded to the winning artist’s design. The artist entry and poster contest application deadline is June 19. For artist applications, rules of participation and poster entry form, visit

For sponsor and additional festival info, call (850) 650-2226 or email