‘Art for the Arts’Issues Call for Artists

"Bounded" by Emily Parish was featured at the 2014 'Art for the Arts" show.

“Bounded” by Emily Parish was featured at the 2014 ‘Art for the Arts” show.

After taking a year off in 2015, the Auburn Cultural Council is once again preparing for its spring art show and sale– “Art for the Arts” – to be held Saturday May 7 from 10-3 at Pakachoag Church . The show is free and open to the public.

Adult artists and high school students in grades 11 and 12 are invited to participate. This year, the exhibit is open to artists from Auburn as well as surrounding towns.

The Council is looking for original, framed works in these categories:
Oil/Acrylic paintings
Watercolors
Photographs
Graphic Art (Pen and Ink,Graphite,Colored Pencils, Pastels, Charcoal)
Mixed Media
Sculpture.

The deadline for applications is April 8.  Applications and entry rules can be obtained at the Auburn Library, online at www.auburnguide.com. For more information please call Marilyn Kulesa at 508-832-4081.

If you are not an artist, plan on coming May 7 and enjoy the show. Many of the artists offer some or all of their works for sale.