Youth Arts Festival seeks artists to lead activities

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arts-crafts-women-children-paper-glitter-scissors-ribbon-500x333The 2017 Youth Arts Festival, sponsored by the Cochise College Art Department and the Sierra Vista Arts & Humanities Commission, seeks local artists, craftspeople, writers, musicians, and actors to provide stations at the Saturday, February 18, 2017 event from 10-3.  This event is free and open to the public, and provides an opportunity for local families to discover their children’s interests and talents in the Arts.  Each Lead Artist will be assisted by two volunteers, and is asked to propose an activity and materials for at least 100 youth.  Materials will be provided by the Cochise College Art Department, and lead artists are offered a small stipend for their participation in the event.  Artist proposals will be accepted until December 15, 2016 and selected artists will be notified after January 1, 2017.  The Artist Proposal form is available here.

To submit your activity proposal, or for more information, contact Virginia Thompson or call (520) 515-3673.