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Student art shows
February 15, 2012 @ 2:00 am - March 30, 2012 @ 6:00 pm
ShamROCK with the HCA in March!
Entry Deadline extended until March 3 at 4 p.m.
Students are invited to show their work at the Hutchinson Center for the Arts in February and March. Work will be accepted in all mediums – drawing, painting, photography, sculpture and fiber arts.
This is a juried show – work will be judged by professional artists and ribbons will be awarded at each grade level.
The show is open to all students in McLeod County, from public and private schools and homeschooled children are encouraged to participate.
“This is an opportunity for children to have their work displayed in a public art gallery to boost their confidence in developing their art skills,” said Kathy Wnoroski, director of the HCA.
Art is the HeART of Education is the theme for the elementary school art show that begins Feb. 15 and runs through March 3. Students in grades K through 5 are invited to submit work for this show. Entry deadline is Feb. 13.
Art ROCKS is the theme for the show for students in grades 6-12 who are invited to show their artwork March 5-30. While work will be accepted in any subject matter, a cash prize will be awarded for the best artwork in the the rock ‘n roll genre. Entry deadline is Feb. 29.
No pre-registration required and there is no entry fee. Just bring artwork to the Hutchinson Center for the Arts, 28 Main St. N., downtown Hutchinson, Monday through Thursday, 2 to 6 p.m. and Friday from 1 to 5 p.m. through the Feb. 13. All entries must have students name, address, phone number and parent’s email attached to back of work. Each student may submit up to three pieces of original work.
For more information call the HCA at 587-7278 or email [email protected] Visit www.HutchinsonArts.org for event and class dates at the arts center.
This activity was funded, in part, by a grant from the SW MN Arts and Humanities Council through appropriations from the MN State Legislature with money from the State’s general fund, and its arts and cultural heritage fund that was created by vote of the people of MN on Nov. 4, 2008.