Artist and Vendor Applications

Calling all Artists and Vendors:

Come Celebrate with us the second annual “Art at the Wagnalls” Arts, Brats & Brews, An outdoor art & entertainment event. This spring’s art festival promises to be bigger and better with extended days and more family fun, scheduled for:

Friday, May 21, 2021 and Saturday, May 22, 2021

The Wagnalls Memorial Foundation expects the festival to attract even more artists, vendors and attendees with some exciting additions planned for the family-friendly weekend.

The festival will again feature many local artists who will be exhibiting and selling their paintings, photography, ceramics, jewelry, and other crafts. The Wagnalls Memorial Foundation will award cash prizes for the top three art entries.

New highlights this year includes:
  • Extended days: Friday, May 21, 2021, 3:00-9:00 p.m. & Saturday, May 22, 2020 11:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
  • Friday night’s featured entertainment: Solo Artist, Nick D’Andrea and Pasish Thomas & Soul Orchestra
  • Saturday’s afternoon featured entertainment: The Wagnalls Theater & Band, La Bella Musett and more.
  • Saturday’s evening featured entertainment: Dave Rice, Celtic and Bluegrass and back by demand the band called Ramey.
  • Children’s art tent with free arts and crafts
  • Free public art sessions featuring The art of Yoga, The process of beer making, How to make the best smoked meats, glass blowing today, water color painting, traditional rug-hooking and much more.
  • Admission is free both days. Ample free parking is available in the Library parking lot (behind the Library) and on the streets adjacent to the Library.
Artist and Vendor Application

The Wagnalls Memorial Foundation is inviting talented artists and Vendors like yourself to become an Art Vendor for Art at the Wagnalls on Friday May 21, 2021 from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Saturday, May 22, 2021 from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Setup will begin at 9:30 a.m., on Friday with guests beginning to arrive at 3:00 p.m., and setup on Saturday begins at 8:30 a.m. with guest arriving at 11:00 a.m. The festival will conclude at 9:00 p.m. You will have an area reserved for you to display your pieces to sell to guests. This is an outdoor event, so bring your own tent.

The event includes live music, retail vendors, interactive media, food and beverages. Wagnalls will also be awarding best in show, runner-up, and second runner-up cash prizes for art entries. The best in show will be awarded $500, the runner-up will be awarded $250, and the second runner-up will be awarded $150.

Artist and Vendor Fees:
  1. Early Bird Fee: $75.00 security deposit, on or before Friday, April 16, 2021.
  2. Artist/Vendor Fee: $100 after Friday, April 16, 2021.
  3. One Day Option: $75 for Saturday

Deadline: Secures your space by April, 15 2021 at 5:00 p.m.

Questions: Please contact Raymond Jasinski by email at ray@linearcreative.com or by phone at (440) 799-4325 with any questions.

We are excited to be able to engage with and serve the Wagnalls community again!

Artist Application   Vendor Application   Online Registration

 

Thank you to the generous support of the National Endowment for the Arts, Arts Midwest and the Ohio Arts Council.

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Thank you to the generous support of our community leaders.

            

Browne Group                   Gilmore Group

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Questions: Please contact Raymond Jasinski by email at ray@linearcreative.com or by phone at (440) 799-4325 with any questions.