Open call for artists for juried art show
East Granby - posted Dec, 11 2013
EAST GRANBY - The East Granby Public Library, 24 Center St., will host its 11th Annual Juried Art Show beginning Saturday, Jan. 25. This popular event attracts visitors from all over New England. The juried art show, with categories for oil or acrylic paintings, pastel or graphic arts, watercolors, and sculpture or mulitmedia, will be accepting hand-delivered entries on Thursday, Jan. 16, from 6 to 8 p.m., and Saturday, Jan. 18, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the library. Entry fees are $20 for first entry; $10 for second entry; $10 for child entry. Checks should be made out to: East Granby Public Library. An opening awards reception will be held on Saturday, Jan. 25, from 7 to 9 p.m., live music by Judy Handler and Mark Levesque, as well as refreshments will greet visitors. The juror is NC Whitcher, a Connecticut artist who works as a printmaker, painter and multimedia artist. Vist her website at ncwhitcher.net. Artwork will be on display during library hours from Jan. 27 through March 1. For more information, visit www.egpl.org/2/category/juried%20art%20show/1.html.