Register Now to Participate as an Artist for Chalk & Cheers
Celebrate the Arrival of Fall with Art, Food and Fun.
Saturday, September 28th
What sparks your creativity? Are you inspired by specific colors, imagery, or other artists? Want the opportunity to showcase your vision and power of imagination? Skye Canyon’s third annual juried chalk art competition’s theme is “Inspire-Be-Inspired” and artists are invited to participate in this unique event during Chalk & Cheers, a fall art festival on Saturday, September 28th, 2019, at Skye Canyon Park. There is no fee to enter, but the contest is limited to 45 artists. These artists can register as either a High School artist, Amateur artist, or Professional artist, and can win a variety of cash prizes!
Don’t miss this opportunity to contribute to a colorful collection of work that illustrates what inspires the artists of Las Vegas.
The contest is open to both professional and amateur artists who will compete in three categories:
- High School Student
- $250 for First place
- $100 for Second place
- $50 for Third place
- $300 award for one winner in the People’s Choice award
- $100 for Best Use of Color – NEW
- $100 for Best 3D Piece – NEW
On Saturday, September 28th, artist check-in is at 8 a.m. and work must be completed by 5 p.m. There are 5’x5′ and 10’x10′ spaces available, and all artists must bring their own supplies. A jury of local art aficionados will judge contestants work, and winners will be announced at 5:35 p.m.
Registration is open now through September 15th.
Exhibit Your Work at the Art Fair!
Because this is a fall festival, Skye Canyon is offering artists the chance to show off and sell their wares. Thirty 10 x 10 booths are available to artists of all mediums for no charge. This pop-up vendor village will include all mediums such as but not limited to paint, sketch, pottery, jewelry, boutique, pencil/charcoals, sculpture, photography, woodwork, among others. Artists do not have to compete in the chalk art competition to be considered for a vendor booth.
The deadline for booth consideration is September 15th, and those interested can apply here.