Street Painting Festival June 6, 2015
Prospectus Application Deadline: May 30, 2015
Announcing the 3rd Annual Battle
of the Artists, a street painting festival held on Battle Street in historic Old
Town Manassas. Artists are being sought to create art on the pavement using
There is no entry fee, and art supplies are provided. $100 will
be awarded to the “People’s Favorite” painting. This event takes place during
the Manassas Railway Festival.
Street painting tips will be posted online at
www.p-ART-ners.org; we recommend that you read them before submitting your
Who may apply: Any adult artist (18 and up), or group of artists.
Student groups and individuals under 18 may apply if they are under the direct
supervision of a teacher or guardian. Space is limited; artists will be chosen
based on images submitted with the application. (Note for groups: each group
member (or legal guardian for artists under 18) will be required to sign a
release statement when they check in on June 6.)
What you may paint: Each
artist/group MUST submit a copy of their proposed street painting image. This
may be an original work, or a copy of another artist’s work or photograph.
Artists may paint any subject as long as it is appropriate for family viewing
and does not contain commercial messaging (logos, slogans etc.)
artist or group will have a 5x5’ space to draw in.
Check in: Artists need to
check in at the Artists’ Tent at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 6 to receive their
assigned space and supplies. Spaces not claimed by 19:30 a.m. will be
reassigned to another artist. NOTE: Traffic may be difficult, give yourself
plenty of time to get there. Use of the parking garage is highly recommended.
All supplies necessary to complete the drawings will be provided. Only the
pastels provided may be used to complete the drawings; however, a list of
additional permitted materials will be available on our website. This list will
also be e-mailed to accepted artists.
Time: Artists may start painting as soon
as they have registered. The “People’s Favorite” voting will begin around noon,
but you may continue working until 3, when the Festival ends. The winner will
be announced around 3 p.m.
Weather: In the event of light, intermittent
showers, the festival will take place as scheduled. If heavy rain occurs,
plastic will be available to cover the drawings. In case of all day rain, the
event will be cancelled.
To apply: Fill out the attached application and return
it by May 30, 2015. Please read it carefully: only complete applications with
required attachments will be accepted.
For more information: Visit us on the web at www.p-ART-ners.org or www.facebook.com/pARTnersOnline, or contact Michele Frantz at 703/791-5767, email@example.com.