|Artists sought for Summertime Arts & Crafts Festival on May 17|
Craftspersons and artists of all types are invited to enter the Johnson County Park and Recreation District's twenty-third annual spring arts and crafts show, The Summertime Arts & Crafts Show.
This year's show is set from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 17, in Antioch Park, 6501 Antioch Road, Merriam. This will be the eleventh year the arts and crafts festival is held in conjunction with Merriam's Turkey Creek Festival, also in Antioch Park on May 17.
Invited are artists of original works including drawing, painting, sculpture, fiber arts, woodcarving, jewelry, pottery, and folk arts. No commercial products, food, resale items, or flea market articles are allowed. Entry applications should include a clear photo of items to be exhibited.
The entry fee is $65 for a 12-foot lawn space. There is a $5 late fee for registrations received after May 1. Exhibitors are responsible for providing their own tables, chairs, and display surfaces. This is an outdoor event - come prepared for inclement weather. The Turkey Creek Festival Committee reserves the right to alter or cancel the event.
For more information, call (913) 831-335 or (913) 631-0016 Ext. 1443.