Caldwell Arts Council 31st Annual Sculpture Celebration
Saturday, September 10, 2016
Lenoir, N.C. – Caldwell Arts Council (a Caldwell County, NC non-profit) announces the 31st annual Sculpture Celebration in Lenoir, NC on Saturday September 10, 2016.
Sculptors are invited to bring up to 3 sculptures for this one-day competition for $11,000 in cash awards and potential sales. No commission in event of sales. This annual event brings sculptors and buyers from the eastern United States to Lenoir North Carolina for this event. Early registration discounts are available.
Caldwell Arts Council, Tri-State Sculptors Association, Mountain Sculptors, the City of Lenoir, and the Lenoir Tourism Development Association. This year’s Chairperson is Samantha Hatchett.
ADULT CATEGORY AWARDS:
$3,000 Best in Show
$2,000 First Place Award
$1,500 Second Place Award
$1,000 Third Place Award
up to five $500 Judge’s Merit Awards
$500 Stevens Family People’s Choice Award
YOUTH/MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOL CATEGORY AWARD:
Separate Youth People’s Choice Award
REGISTRATION INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING (free):
Sculptors Welcome Dinner Friday evening ($20/each for additional guests in advance, $25 onsite)
List of Participating Sculptors
Manpower assistance with unloading/loading sculptures
Crane assistance with unloading/loading sculptures (must be pre-registered for this)
Outdoor camping with showers & full bathroom facilities at Lenoir Aquatic & Fitness Center
Limited private home housing may be available.
Continental breakfast for sculptors at the park on Saturday morning
REGISTRATION FEES (Register early for best savings-Registration by cc/debit/Paypal below)):
Youth/School Registration through September 10 is $35
University Sculpture Student Registration through September 10 is $35
Early Registration through July 1, $50
Early Registration July 2-31, $60
Early Registration August 1-September 8, $70
On-site Registration September 9-10 is $80
For additional details, contact the Caldwell Arts Council, 828-754-2486, firstname.lastname@example.org, or visitwww.caldwellarts.com.
Caldwell Arts Council is located at 601 College Ave SW, Lenoir, NC, 28645.