If you are a talented crafter, one of Artscape’s newest additions, DIY @ Artscape, may be perfect for you to showcase some of your unique talents. Artscape is supporting the emerging Do It Yourself trend by creating an entire section of the site dedicated to these hip and talented new wave crafters. DIY @ Artscape invites crafters to create and sell original pieces of work at affordable prices. The application deadline is March 31, 2009. Applicants can submit a completed application, a $10 application fee, and three to five pictures of original work through www.artscape.org. Artscape is presented by Mayor Sheila Dixon and produced by the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts.
Artscape, the largest free, public arts festival in the country, features 150+ artists, craftspeople and fashion designers, visual art exhibits both on and off site; incredible live concerts on four outdoor stages; a full schedule of performing arts including dance, opera, theater, film and classical music; demonstrations; workshops; an entire park dedicated to children with entertainment, hands-on projects, interactive learning experiences, take-away crafts, street theater and family fun; and a delicious international menu of food and beverages.
For more information about DIY @ Artscape visit www.artscape.org
image from Artscape 2008 by tigerlillyshop