The contemporary photography of new Clayton Visual Arts President, Princess Hester, and the impressionistic acrylic paintings of Clayton Visual Arts Exhibits Chair, Medrith Nuttle, are featured in this month’s artist exhibit in the lobby of the Town of Clayton Town Hall. Come check them out before August is over!
Be sure to join Clayton Visual Arts for its first juried Art Faire where this non-profit will be awarding $1,850 IN CASH PRIZES! The free reception and awards will take place Thursday, September 7, 6-7:30pm in the lobby of The Clayton Center/Town Hall, 111 E. Second Street in Downtown Clayton.
Prizes include: Margaret Ritchie Award of Excellence: $750; 1st Place Fine Art Award: $300; 1st Place Photography award: $300; 2nd Overall Award: $250; 3rd Overall Award: $150; Sunnie Chance People’s Choice Award: $100; and a total of six Honorable Mention Awards will also be given out with recipients receiving gift certificates from Jerry’s Artarama and Peace Camera.
Purchase Awards will also be presented thanks to local art patrons.
CVA has hosted Art Faire since the organization’s founding in 1999. As the interest and the quality of art in this event has grown, CVA has recognized the need to make this a Juried Show, cementing Clayton as a Fine Art Community.
The $100 Sunnie Chance People’s Choice Award as well as the $100 HomeTowne Award from HomeTowne Realty will be awarded. Reception and awards will take place September 7, 6pm-7:30pm.