Passion For Trashin’ 2017

Sponsored by First Piedmont Waste Solutions

Art entry is September 28, 2017 – 2 – 7 pm at the MARC

Presented by the Fine Arts Festival Association of Rockingham County

Passion for Trashin’, sponsored by First Piedmont Waste Solutions, is a recycle upcycle art event.  Art projects are to be made of found objects repurposed into art work. Items to be considered: broken shards of clay, glass, nuts and bolts, wire, foam board, hay, straw, wood and old jewelry pieces.  Use these items and any others you can think of to work your creative magic. Artist work must be ready to hang or display.  If artist needs special display you must provide.  Art must remain on display at the MARC through end of event. Art pickup date to be announced.

A judge from out of county will choose “Best in Show” and our guests at the reception will choose the “People’s Choice Award”. Artist may enter up to 3 pieces, entry fee of $10.00. Artist may enter an additional 3 pieces for $10. “Best of Show” winner will receive a ribbon and $100 and “People’s Choice” will receive a ribbon and $75.

Art entry is September 28, 2017 – 2 – 7 pm at the MARC (the old courthouse in Wentworth) 1086 NC 65, Reidsville, NC second floor.  Opening reception will be held October 6, 2017 – 5:30 – 7 pm at which time “People’s Choice” will be voted on and announced as well as “Best in Show”.

Funding for the Fine Arts Festival Association of Rockingham County comes through grants, sponsors and donations including funding from the Rockingham County Arts Council through a grassroots arts grant. Funding for “Passion for Trashin’” by First Piedmont Waste Solutions.

For more information about the show or how to enter, please call Debbie Moore, Executive Director 336-394-4664 – office or 336-344-5539 – cell or email us at fineartsfestival1741@gmail.com. Like us on Facebook!

Join the fun and get creating!