Application Deadline: April 15, 2017
Date of Notification: April 22, 2017
Booth Fee Deadline: May 20, 2017
Refund deadline: June 10, 2017
Event Dates: July 8-9
Sugar Creek Arts Festival is presented by the McLean County Arts Center, one of the oldest community arts organizations in the Midwest.
Our Sugar Creek Arts Festival booths are offered at staggered pricing. A 10x10 booth with Saturday morning set-up is $175. A larger booth with Friday evening set-up is $275. There are several options in between.
Categories: Ceramics, Fiber, Glass, Graphics, Jewelry, Photography, Painting, Sculpture, Wood, Other
Please submit digital images of three representative works and an image of your booth, all in .jpg format. These, along with the completed application and $25 application fee are due to the McLean County Arts Center by April 16, 2016. Professional artists external to the MCAC serve as paid jurors.
(press links below to apply for this festival)
Sugar Creek Arts Festival 2016 prizes are announced!
This year's judges were artists Tim Kowalczyk and Nancy Fewkes.
Best of Show:
Leah Richter, Painting, Clinton, Iowa Booth B54
First Place Fine Art:
Kathrin Schmidt, Jewelry, Iowa City, Iowa Roundabout, booth 5
Second Place Fine Art:
Kara Kirchner, Fiber Felting, Bloomington, IL Beaufort St. Booth 32
First Place Fine Craft:
Lois Gress Neal, Jewelry, Squires, Missouri, North St., Booth 29
Second Place Fine Craft:
Tom Reed, Woodworking, Sandborn, Indiana, Beaufort St., Booth 53
The D. Bill Memorial prize for best use of recycled material:
Angela Pierce, Found object painting, Bloomington, Illinois, North St., Booth 18
July 8 & 9, 2017 Expected Festival Hours:
Saturday 10:00am to 5:00pm & Sunday 11:00am to 4:00pm