At the 2015 Rockwood Mushroom Fest
St John’s Anglican Church
on the Rockwood Village Green,

Saturday, September 19th, 2015, 10 to 5 p.m.
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Where the Mushrooms Are Art Show seeks to showcase the Mighty Mushroom, wherever you might find it, in the wild, in the greengrocer’s barrow or in the cooking pan.

Eligibility
Any artist may enter, and all works will be included, until we reach a maximum of 100. All works must feature mushrooms in some way. There are two categories: Adults (entry fee per piece $15) and Children under 12 ($5 per piece). There will be no jury; however, two People’s Choice Awards will be awarded: Adult category: $250 and Children’s category: $50.

Work can be in any medium, both wall-hung and 3D work. There is a limit of three pieces per artist. The maximum size that can be accepted is 24” x 24”, or 12” tall in the case of sculpture, glass ware or ceramics.

Sales
The art does not have to be for sale. However, any works sold will be subject to a 15% commission.


Reserve Your Place Early!
Works will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis, and your place in the show will be secured by receipt of the appropriate entry fee. So reserve your place by registering early!

Calendar of Events
Entry forms will be accepted until September 5th, 2015 or until entries total 100.    

Deliver work at St. John’s Church on Saturday September 12 (10-5 p.m.) or Sunday September 13 (1-5 p.m.)                                                

Show, one day only, Saturday September 19, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Announcement of Awards: September 19, 4:30 p.m.

Pick up of artwork on September 19, 5 to 7 p.m. or by special arrangement.

Shipping
For those artists who do not live close to Rockwood, you may ship your piece, by mail or courier, and we will ship it back to you.  Just be sure to include sufficient money for its return the same way!

Payment of Entry Fees
Pre-register to Susan Strachan Johnson by September 5th, 2015. Please mail cheques (payable to Rockwood Mushroom Fest) to Susan Strachan Johnson, c/o St. John’s Church, PO Box 875, Rockwood ON, N0B 2K0.  Receipt of your cheque secures your place in the show, so enter early!  For your convenience, please detach and use the form on the next page.

For further information or exhibition inquiries, please contact Susan Strachan Johnson at
www.rooster@quican.com or call (519) 856 2364.

                                                     ENTRY FORM

                    (To fill in the form, please copy and paste it into Word)

ARTIST’S FULL NAME……………………………………………………....………


CATEGORY       ADULT.................................. CHILD........................................

ADDRESS ……………………………………………………………………………..

…………………………………………………POSTAL CODE……………….…….

PHONE....................................................CELL ..…………………………..………

E-MAIL……………………………………………………………………….…………

TITLE OF FIRST WORK…………………………………………………......………

MEDIUM………………………………….... SIZE…………………………....………

FOR SALE?     YES…......NO……       PRICE IF YES ………………….........…..

TITLE OF SECOND WORK………………………………………………......……..

MEDIUM…………………………………   SIZE…………………………….....…….

FOR SALE?     YES…......NO……       PRICE IF YES ………………….........…..

TITLE OF THIRD WORK…………………………………………………….........….

MEDIUM………………………………………SIZE………………………….......……

FOR SALE?     YES…......NO……      PRICE IF YES ………………...........……..

  

SIGNATURE……………………………………DATE…………………….........…….

ENCLOSED: $................................. for (#) …………………. ENTRIES*


*Registration Fees:        Child - $5         Adult - $15