Enter Artscapade Now! Deadline August 11, 2010

posted Jun 27, 2010, 11:45 AM by League of Reston Artists Webmaster   [ updated Jun 27, 2010, 11:48 AM by Rudy Guernica ]

Artists, You Are Invited To

An Eclectic Fine Arts Escape!

2010 ArtsCapade Festival

Sponsored by The League of Reston Artists

October 23rd & 24th, 2010

Join the Evolution!

ArtsCapade is not just another art festival… ArtsCapade has a unique character all its own.

Live Entertainment on Stage. Children’s Interactive Activities. Children’s Costume Parade. Band Parade.

Pre-Festival Children’s Activities. Artist’s Demonstrations… More

The categories of juried artists’ work will be more than the usual and will be open to outsider and visionary artists including: (we are seeking the unusual!)

  • Clay
  • Digital (Photography/computer painting/illustration)
  • Fiber
  • Glass
  • Jewelry
  • Mixed Media – 2D
  • Painting
  • Printmaking
  • Drawing (Pastels/Pencil/Ink)
  • Sculpture
  • Wood
  • Quirky (use of unusual materials)

The site is planned for over a 140 tents for artists; vendors; international foods; a wine and beer garden and community business partners and we are counting on thousands of attendees coming together for a weekend of fun for all ages.

The League of Reston Artists (LRA) is a non-profit 501c3 all volunteer organization that was formed in 43 years ago when the community of Reston was born. LRA has since expanded to members throughout the Washington, DC Metropolitan area.  The LRA mission: Providing educational opportunities for students through scholarships;  Supporting artists of all levels and skills through mentoring; Arranging exhibitions for artists including community and corporate venues; Scheduling workshops and critique groups in photography, artistic techniques and marketing; and obtaining a permanent gallery/meeting/classroom space for the organization.

For more details and information visit:  https://www.zapplication.org .  Once you have registered, go to Artscapade at Dulles Station and all the information and application is available. Deadline is August 11, 2010.  If you have more questions, please contact Kerin McBride – artscapade.artists@gmail.com  or call  703-585-6206.