Call for Regional Artists
Holiday Art & Craft Festival 2009
Applications due by July 1
April 20, 2009 – Sacramento, Calif. – The Crocker Art Museum and the Creative Arts League of Sacramento are seeking local artists and craftspeople to showcase their work in the annual Holiday Art & Craft Festival taking place November 27-29, 2009. This event features a variety of crafts including jewelry, ceramics, painting, gourmet food, knit items and much more.
The Holiday Art & Craft Festival will take place at the Scottish Rite Masonic Center at 6151 H Street, located across from the main entrance of California State University, Sacramento. The event regularly attracts 5,000 to 7,000 shoppers each year, and the venue features ample room for exhibitors and plenty of free parking.
Vendor applications are available online at crockerartmuseum.org/holidayfestival. Applications must be received by July 1, 2009, and applicants will be notified of their selection mid-August. All work submitted must be the applicant's own original work, no manufactured items will be permitted. All reproductions must be signed, limited editions.
For more information, visit crockerartmuseum.org/holidayfestival.
The Crocker Art Museum was founded in 1885 and continues as the leading art institution for the California Capital Region and Central Valley. The Museum offers a diverse spectrum of special exhibitions, events and programs to augment its collections of California, European and Asian artworks. The Crocker is located at 216 O Street in Downtown Sacramento. Museum hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Sunday; 1st and 3rd Thursdays until 9 p.m. Free admission on Sundays from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. is made possible through the support of Bank of America. For more information on exhibits and events call (916) 808-7000 or visit crockerartmuseum.org.
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Media Contact: Kathleen C. Richards
Media: (916) 808-5157
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216 O Street
Sacramento, CA 95814