MAY 24-26, 2019 ~ MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
Handmade Art Market
The ArtSpring Festival’s Handmade Art Market provides artists with the opportunity to sell their work directly to the public. Held indoors at the Davis Firehall, and adjacent to the Festival Music Stage, Kids’ Activity Center and outdoor food vendors, the Handmade Art Market provides a great location to achieve record sales.
Saturday, May 25th 11 am - 5 pm
Sunday, May 26th Noon - 4 pm
Artists are encouraged to remain on-site for the duration of the open hours.
Load-in starts Saturday after 8 am. If you would like to load-in Friday afternoon, please let us know via email: email@example.com.
The firehall will be locked overnight on Saturday so you may leave your set-up and artwork.
Load-out starts Sunday after 4 pm.
ART MARKET ACCEPTANCE
Artists must submit an Art Market application by March 30th to reserve a vending space at the Handmade Art Market. This is a juried market with limited space. You will be contacted quickly whether or not your application is accepted.
The Handmade Art Market features high-quality, handcrafted goods, especially fine art and functional goods. Art vendors may sell ONLY their own work. Vendors are not accepted if they resell work unless they represent an artist or art business directly.
How to To APPLY
Submit an online application by March 30th,
Complete a printable application by March 30th and
EMAIL to firstname.lastname@example.org, or
MAIL to ArtSpring Art Market, PO Box 156,Thomas, WV 26292
If accepted, art vendors agree to pay a $75 Market Fee which includes (2) 6 foot tables, (2) chairs, and electricity if needed. Artists who donate artwork to the Silent Auction pay a reduced Market Fee of $50.
Art Market Fees are due by May 10th.
To make a payment:
Online via button below
Delivered to the ArtSpring Office at Cottrill’s Opera House (264 East Ave, Thomas, WV)
Mailed to ArtSpring Art Market (PO Box 156,Thomas, WV 26292)
If you have any questions please contact ArtSpring:
Additional Vending at the Farmers & Artisan Market
Additionally, please note that Highland Market will sponsor a Farmers & Artisan Market outdoors on Saturday, May 25th. If you are interested in vending at this market, please contact email@example.com!