24th Annual Shoreline Arts Festival

Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Arts Council

Entry Deadline: Mar. 16

18560 1st Ave NE
Shoreline, WA 98155


Eligibility: We’re a juried Artists Marketplace. Requirements for artists include:

Work must be handmade. No commercially produced work, kits, or imported goods.
All work must be original and created by or under direction of the artists(s).
Artist(s) must attend the entire Festival.
Items must match type & quality submitted for jurying. No work by non-juried artists.
Image Requirements: 3-4 images of representative work

Booth Specifications: Three types of outdoor booth spaces are available:

4’ x 10’ covered, on concrete walkway: $90
10’ x 10’ uncovered, on asphalt or grass: $125
Shared 10’ x 10’ uncovered, on asphalt or grass: $180
All booths must withstand Northwest weather conditions, with canopies weighted or staked against wind. Tables & chairs are available for rental. Overnight security is provided. In addition to booth fee, a Shoreline business licenses may be needed.

Demonstrations: Demonstrations are strongly supported; they add to the vibrancy of the Marketplace as well as the success of the artists. Demo artists may get access to extra space and electricity (for demo purposes only), and are highlighted in the Festival guide. (Please check with the Arts Council if your demo produces noxious smells, noise, etc, that may be of concern to other vendors or attendees.)

Jurying: The jury panel includes working artists, gallery managers, and/or Festival directors, who determine the balance of categories and select the artists. Category sizes are based in part on average sales from previous years. Jury decisions are confidential.

Advertising: The Festival is advertised through local media, signage, and mailings to Shoreline area residents. Participation artists are featured in the Festival guide and on the Festival website.

Deadline: All applications must be submitted by 10:59pm(pacific), Sunday, March 16, 2014.

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