Friday, August 29, 2008
Calling All Artists ... Come in Artists...
Last year I posted a call to artists who might be interested in donating art to the Berkeley-East Bay Humane Society for their yearly art sale fundraiser called "Purr-casso". The turn out was wonderful, artists from all over the world contributed pieces that made a huge difference to these animals lives.
Well another bigger and better Purr-casso is on its way and it's going to need contributions. Here's the details.
DEADLINE FOR ARTWORK: October 25, 2008
Step 1: Email: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Include the following information:
1. Name/Phone Number
2. Medium (painting, photo, quilt, etc.)
3. Size – approximate
4. Number of items
5. How it will be displayed
Step 2: Mail or deliver artwork to BEBHS--October 25, 2008
Berkeley-East Bay Humane Society
Attn: Cindy Shelby
2700 Ninth Street
Berkeley, CA 94710
Attach to your art work:
1. Your Name
2. Company Name (if applies)
3. Phone Number
4. Address (if applies)
5. Email Address
7. Title of piece (if applies)
8. Price of artwork(s)
1 page – 8 ½ x 11
Bio and Photo of artwork
Attach business cards
1. Send artwork framed, or in a manner we can easily display to the public.
2. Your art work will be stored in a safe and secured warehouse near the Hollis Street Project.
The event itself, "Purr-casso Art and Craft Gala" will be held on:
Sunday, Nov. 9, 2008
Hollis Street Project
5900 Hollis Street, Emeryville, CA
The event will consist of a silent art auction in addition to a normal craft fair. There will be some great art to be had here, as long as all you artists out there are willing to contribute!
Official info from the Purr-Casso blog:
And some more goodies on Bill Robinson's Blog:
Here's the piece that I contributed to last years show.
This year I'm hoping to do at least a couple.