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You Are Invited to Apply... 

to show and demonstrate in 2013 your art form in the annual event, ColorFest, Art & Taste of Appalachia, with your art displayed in a shop in Dillsboro, North Carolina, from September 5 until the culminating art festival on October 5. Your creativity will be spotlighted during the beautiful Fall Color Season in western North Carolina.

Interacting with the public from 10 am until 4 pm on October 5, 2013 you have the opportunity show how your art is created and to sell your work as well. You must be able to demonstrate your art for the public. Your art form should reflect the nature, creativity and/or heritage of the southern Appalachian Mountains.

10% of your art sales will benefit Catch the Spirit of Appalachia’s Scholarship Fund for Appalachian youth. The $25 early entry fee helps cover the event production. On April 1, 2013 the entry fee resumes it's standard $35.

After receiving your application fee we will email you instructions about how to upload a photo of yourself, an art image and a personal comment about your work. Deadline for your materials is August 1, 2013. Once your work is accepted you will be included in the ColorFest 2013 art blog and you’ll receive festival logistics.

Your Fine Art Specialty. Please list below those that apply: • Painting • Sculpture • Glass Art • Clay • Fiber Art • Fine Art Jewelry • Wearable Art • OutdoorArt • Pottery • Ceramics
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Produced by Catch the Spirit of Appalachia, Inc. with support by Jackson Arts Council & Asheville Area Arts Council, Dillsboro Merchants Association and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce. Upon receipt of your entry and acceptance, further instructions for ColorFest, Art & Taste of Appalachia will be sent to you via email and/or mail.