Eccles Community Art Center:
Junior High & High School Chalk Art Fair
Guest Artist: Ayne Velazquez
Chalk Art Demonstration by guest Artist September 4th at 7 pm in the food court at Newgate Mall 2651 Wall Ave. Ogden, UT.
Eccles Community Art Center and Newgate Mall’s Chalk Art Fair–
Call for Entry
The Eccles Community Art Center and Newgate Mall’s Chalk Art Fair are open to youth ages 12 to 21 years from community youth organization, public, independent, charter and home schools. Registered youths and teams will be able to create chalk art drawings or murals along the Newgate Mall sidewalk and inside the mall on standing chalk boards. The Newgate Mall is located at 3651 Wall Ave. Ogden, UT 84405. The Eccles Community Art Center will provide the pastel chalk for use in the creation of the work. Collaborative as well as single projects will be encouraged. Artwork must be appropriate for public viewing. No words or symbols intended as advertising or with gang relation may appear within the street art image. All artwork must be the sole and original work of the student or class. Adult participation is limited to advice only. Work is expected to be of a temporary nature. Entrants may begin their work at 9 am on September 11th, 2015. For work to be reviewed to receive an award, it must be completed or nearing completion by 1 pm on Saturday September, 2015. This event has received funding through Weber County RAMP.
Chalk art participants must pre-register with a drawn sketch of their project. Please send by mail to the Eccles Community Art Center 2580 Jefferson Ave. Ogden, UT 84401, drop-off in person or via e-mail to email@example.com by September 8th at 4 pm.
Awards will be presented in a variety of categories. Award sponsors may be reviewed online: www.ogden4arts.org. The awards ceremony will be at 3 pm on Saturday, September 12th, 2015.