Warning: mysqli_query(): MySQL server has gone away in /home/yes/public_html/wp-includes/wp-db.php on line 1877
Warning: mysqli_query(): Error reading result set's header in /home/yes/public_html/wp-includes/wp-db.php on line 1877 ART TO HEART: Art Competition & Auction - YesLiberia- Youth Empowerment Services of Liberia
Do You Know Your Art Can Make Dreams Come True for Students and Children in Africa?
Our upcoming Children’s Art Exhibition anticipates your presence. What could be better than your child winning the competition while helping those less fortunate? Come and be delighted by talent and students’ art competition– for benefiting their counterparts in Africa. This year’s theme is “DREAM.” Each artist may only submit one 2-dimensional artwork during or upon registration.
EVENT: 2018 Art to Heart Student Art Competition & Auction
CAUSE: Benefits the children of Liberia, West Africa.
LOCATION: Metropolis Collective Art Gallery, 17 West Main Street, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
DATE/TIME: Saturday, November 2nd, 2019, between the hours of 2pm and 5pm
Register your child yourself today as the first step for winning the competition and making a difference in the lives of children in Liberia, West Africa who desperately need your help! What could be better than winning while helping those less fortunate?!
Age Groups: 5-8; 9-12; 13-16; 17-21
1st, 2nd & 3rd place winners will be the 3 highest earning artists within each age group at the auction.
1st Place will take home 10% of the total auction price.
Example: $2000 auction price = $200 Prize
2nd Place will take home 8% of the total auction price.
Example: $1500 auction price = $120 Prize
3rd Place will take home 5% of the total auction price.
Example: $1000 auction price = $50
When you register, please sendan image of the artwork you are submitting and a short description of the piece by October 5th. It is important for us to have both prior to the competition so that we can prepare for the big day. As a reminder, it must meet the criteria listed below.
Fit the theme of “Dream”
An original work of art made only by the applicant.
Wall art only (No sculptures, mobiles, etc.)
Be a piece the artist is willing to sell.
Be a piece the artist is willing to let YESLiberia use images of for future projects.
The Art to Heart Competition and Auction will be held on Saturday, November 2nd from 2 – 5 PM at the Metropolis Collective Art Gallery located at 17 West Main Street, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055. There is free parking available both on the street and in nearby lots. Light refreshments will be served.
All submitted artwork must be at the Metropolis Collective by noon on Novemberr 2th so that it may be carefully arranged and displayed prior to the competition. Any pieces not delivered by the deadline will be dealt with on a case by case basis to the best of our ability, but could end up being disqualified.
Have questions on submission and registration details? please contact us today. We’re excited to see what you can accomplish and better yet – what we can accomplish together!
2019-11-02 to 2019-11-02
Saturday 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Metropolis Collective Art Gallery, 17 West Main Street, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055