Tipp art show seeks entries


TIPP CITY — The Tipp City Area Arts Council has announced its fourth annual Fine Art Exhibit will open Feb. 8.

Entry forms must be received by Jan. 18, in order to be listed in the program; however, walk-in entries will be accepted until Feb. 7.

All artists, advanced and amateur, are encouraged to participate. Entry fees are $15 for one piece or $25 for up to 3 entries. There will be seven categories with multiple opportunities to win ribbons and cash prizes; total cash to be awarded is $1,100. Artists will also have the opportunity to sell their work.

Entries are to be delivered Feb. 7 to Midwest Memories Antique Mall, 24 W. Main St., Tipp City. Amy Kollar Anderson will adjudicate all entries prior to the Feb. 8 artist reception and awards ceremony at 6:30 p.m. The public is invited to view the show that remains on exhibit from Feb. 9 through Feb. 17 at Midwest Memories, which is handicapped-accessible and open seven days a week. Purchases may be made at the ceremony or any time during the duration of the show.

For entry forms and additional information, visit tippcityartscouncil.com/fine-arts-exhibit or call 937-418-4284.

Additionally, the sixth annual “An Art Affair” will be Feb. 9. This event will be in the handicapped-accessible Community Room at the Zion Lutheran Church, 14 W. Walnut St., Tipp City. Vendor applications are still being accepted for this event. Booth rentals are available for $45 ($40 for TCAAC members). A booth space is 8 feet by 10 feet and tables are available for $5 a table. Set up will be Feb. 8 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. or Feb. 9 from 7 to 9 a.m. Awards will be given to the three best booth displays and will be presented Feb. 9 at 9 a.m. Email artaffairtipp@gmail.com for an application and information.