Whatcom READS! Art Challenge 2017-10-12T13:41:56+00:00

Call to Artists for: Whatcom READS! Art Challenge

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Allied Arts of Whatcom County is excited to be collaborating again in March 2018 with the Whatcom READS! by hosting a community art exhibit inspired by the novel “Your Heart is a Muscle the Size of a Fist” by Sunil Yapa. Artwork will be on display during the month of March at the Allied Art of Whatcom County’s gallery in downtown Bellingham.

To participate: 1.) Read the book “Your Heart is a Muscle the Size of a Fist” by Sunil Yapa. Books are available to borrow at any Bellingham and Whatcom County Library or for purchase at Village Books or Allied Arts. 2.) Create an art piece inspired by the book. 3.) Submit your entry form by the deadline on Wednesday February 21, 2018. The Application for the 2018 Whatcom Reads Art Challenge is 2018 Art Challenge Form available as a PDF

Membership with Allied Arts of Whatcom County is not required to submit an art work. Works will not be juried. All mediums, genres, and skill levels are welcome to participate in the exhibit. Space is limited and items will be showed on a first come, first hung basis. Limit one piece per person. Entry forms can be obtained at the Allied Arts Gallery downtown (1418 Cornwall Ave) or online at www.alliedarts.org. Applications will include an explanation on how the book inspired your art. Click the link for the entry form.

For more information about Whatcom READS! Visit www.whatcomreads.org
For more information about Allied Arts of Whatcom County visit www.alliedarts.org