CALL FOR ENTRIES - Fairies in the Garden 2019
Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center is accepting submissions for our 10th annual outdoor exhibit of all things magical - including fairy houses, fairy gardens, gnome homes, elf houses and more!
You are invited to create something magical for this exhibit!
DEADLINE to apply: March 22, 2019
Deliver creations to Annmarie: March 30-April 2
Annmarie After Hours Opening - Friday, April 5, 5-7pm (a family-friendly celebration)
Indoor Preview: April 5-8, 2019
Houses moved outside: the week of April 8
Fairy House Festival: Sunday, April 14, 11am-4pm
There are TWO submission categories:
--CHILDREN'S FAIRY GARDEN, on exhibit April 5-June 2, 2019 in the Fairy Lolly
This category is open to any individual or group who wants to be part of the magic, but doesn't have the ability to create something that can last five months out in the elements. This is a great option for Scout groups, parent child creations, or any individual or child who loves fairies and gnomes - and wants to enjoy all the fun of the opening reception on April 5 and the outdoor exhibit, as well as the Fairy House Festival on April 14! All submissions in this category will be displayed in and around the Children's Fairy Lolly natural play area. Creations must be delivered to Annmarie between March 30 and April 2.
--FAIRIES IN THE GARDEN, on exhibit April 5 - September 2, 2019, scattered throughout the garden
This exhibit is open to those individuals and/or groups who have a hankering to create something truly wonderful that will be enjoyed by guests for five months. All submission in this category MUST be to be constructed of durable materials and adhesives that can stand the test of time, and the enthusiastic affection of all our summer visitors. All submissions in this category are eligible for the "People's Choice Award," which will be voted on by guests throughout the summer. The award includes a $150 cash prize! In addition, all builders will enjoy free admission to the opening reception on April 5, and enjoy free admission to the Fairy House Festival on April 14. Submission in this category will be scattered amidst the woods and trails of our lovely Sculpture Garden. Creations must be delivered to Annmarie between March 30 and April 2.
TO APPLY IN EITHER CATEGORY, please complete our easy online form!
Children's Fairy Garden Exhibit - for children & youth groups
April 5 - June 2, 2019
Fairies in the Garden Exhibit - for adults & professional artists and builders
April 5 - September 2, 2019