Event Details 

Shelby Township Fine Art Fair in Shelby Township, MI

Sat Aug 9th - Sun Aug 10th
Other Possible Names for this Event:   -   Shelby Township Art Fair  -   Shelby Township Fine Arts Fair  -   Shelby Township's Art Fair

Event Location
Shelby Township Municipal Grounds
VanDyke Avenue
Shelby Township, MI 48316

Location/Facility Type: grassy area
Listing Details for Event #: 1595111
Posted: Dec 9, 2013
Last Updated: Jun 29, 2014
Listing Completeness %: 87%
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Event Details
Primary Category:
  - Art & Craft Events
     - Fine Art and Fine Crafts Show
Additional Categories:
     - Fine Arts Show
Dates: Sat Aug 9th - Sun Aug 10th
Date Pattern: ALWAYS second weekend in August
Show Hours: Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5
Setup Time: Friday, August 13 after 1:00 pm or before 9:30 am Saturday, Augu
Year #: 31
Public Admission Price: free
Haul Details: no vehicles on grass, carts available
Vendor Help: Assistance with set-up and break-down
Vendor Breakfast: Complimentary coffee and donuts for artists on Saturday and Sunday morning
Vendor Lunch: none provided
Parking: free in municipal lot, plus free shuttle from Commuity Center free parking lot
Vendor Parking: designated area
RV Parking: designated area
Restrooms: portable units with sinks in 2 locations, plus indoor in Municipal Building
Awards/Prizes: 2-3 prizes per category, 8 categories plus Best of Show and Memo
Electricity: not provided
Water: not provided
Tables/Chairs: not provided
Misc Details: Outdoor Event w/o Cover Provided, Juried Fine Arts & Crafts
Website: URL on file! Click Here for more info.
Activities:
Special Kids Corner with crafts, activities, and
entertainment for children
  Jury Fee: $10
Jury Requirements: 3 images of recent work to be exhibited, as well as one of your booth, fully stocked, and two of your work in progress (6 total)
Commission: no commission
Art/Craft Space Price: 15'x15' Appl.fee $10 Booth $140
URL to Offical Art/Craft Application: View!

URL to Offical Retail Application: View!

Food Space Price: $200
URL to Offical Food Application: View!

App Deadline: unknown
Still Accepting App's: unknown
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Description
Juried Show, no buy/sell, about 20,000 attendees. Juried show held outdoors on the beautiful
Shelby Township Municipal Grounds
Grassy, spacious 15� x 15� booths
Hosted by the Shelby Township Parks,
Recreation and Maintenance Department and
Shelby Township Art Fair Committee Members
Featuring artists and artisans from Michigan
and around the United States and Canada
Original works only - no buy/sell merchandise

24th Annual Art Fair is held in the park setting of the Shelby Township Municipal Grounds at 52700 Van Dyke Avenue, just south of 24 Mile Road.

This event features original works as well as musical entertainment, refreshments and a kid\'s craft and activity area. Admission is free, parking is free and a shuttle bus from the Shelby Community Center is free. This event is hosted by the Shelby Township Art Fair Committee and the Shelby Township Parks and Recreation Department and sponsored by area businesses, organizations and service clubs.
Entertainment
In addition to the 104 exhibitors, the event also features family entertainment such as musical guests at the bandshell, and a visit from our Nature Center's resident critters in our Kid's Corner. Refreshments from Outback Steakhouse and local food vendors are also available.
Advertising Done for This Event

Full color postcards for publicity - on request
Ads placed in local newspapers, on websites,
local cable TV, and radio and TV public service
announcements
Advertising in several artist publications and on
art show websites
Large signs throughout the community prior to
and throughout the event

Event/Application Rules & Regulations

ABSOLUTELY NO BUY/SELL MERCHANDISE!

Original works in sculpture, wood, metal, clay,
jewelry, glass, enamels, textiles, paintings, graphics,
drawings, photography, and fine crafts. A minimum
of artist prints are acceptable. Exhibits must
include at least 70% original works. All works must
be designed and produced by the selling artist.
Manufactured kits, patterns, commercial products of
any kind, or imported art or crafts for resale, or any
portion thereof will not be accepted. NOTE: The Art
Fair Committee reserves the right to immediately
remove items not juried or to expel any exhibitor
whose work is not represented in the slides/photos/
CD submitted.
Common Rules Selected: No Gas Generators. Standard Rules: All work and displays must stay within designated space. No boxes, extra merchandise or debris should be visible. Spot area must be kept clean throughout the event and be left spotless afterwards. No soliciting, approaching patrons, or distribution of advertising material outside of booth area. All vendors must have a state sales tax license. Vendors are responsible for collecting and remitting all sales tax.
Event Quality Level Determining Flags:
Photos of workshop, supplies, or works in progress required.
Event Application Documents & Files for this Event
Document: flyer_and_entry_form_final_revised.pdf
Origional URL Location / Web Address: Login to See
Document Type: Form, Entry, Flyer
Document Audience: Art
Up-to-date: NO - Not Current, Reference Only
View as a .PDF file - 58kB

Document: art_fair_2013.jsp
Origional URL Location / Web Address: Login to See
Up-to-date: unknown
View as a .PDF file - 272kB

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