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Allen Arts Festival 2017 – Calling All Artists


Allen Arts Festival 2017 will be held during the Mother’s Day weekend, May 12-17 at Watters Creek, a popular shopping and dining destination in Allen, just north of Dallas. About 100 juried artists, local and regional, representing art in 14 media categories will have their booths lined up along the streets in front of retail stores in the beautiful 52 acres of mixed used development with walkable spaces and kids play area featuring a running creek and public art. Live music, children’s art activities, food trucks and much more is offered throughout the weekend.

Summary of Important Dates
Application deadline: January 13, 2017
Jury: January 16-22, 2017
Jury Notification by Email: January 30, 2017
Artist Acceptance and Booth Fee deadline: February 26, 2017
Artist booth location and other information sent: April 15, 2017

More information can be found at www.allenartsalliance.org. Artists can apply online at https://www.zapplication.org/event-info.php?ID=5184

Submitted by Pushpa Basnet. Email: office@allenartsalliance.org

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Allen Arts Festival 2017 – Calling All Artists


Festival Date: May 12-14, 2017

Visual Artist Application Deadline: Jan 13, 2017

Application site: https://www.zapplication.org/event-info.php?ID=5184

Allen Arts Festival is held every May at Watters Creek, a popular shopping and dining destination in Allen, just north of Dallas. About 100 juried artists, local and regional, will have their booths lined up along the streets in front of retail stores in the beautiful 52 acres of mixed used development with walkable spaces, kids play area, lush landscaping that includes a running creek, public art and upscale shopping and dining. Live music, children’s art activities, food trucks and much more is offered throughout the weekend. More information can be found at www.allenartsalliance.org

Submitted by Pushpa Basnet. Email: office@allenartsalliance.org

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Junebug Summer Fair entry deadline June 1


Juried art show seeking artists and craftsmen to display and sell their work. This show will take place during the Junebug Summer Fair. It’s a one day show on June 18, 2016 that runs from 11am to 11pm. We are offering spaces to artists for $1, in homage to the man who re-ignighted our town, Ben Wheeler. He only charged $1 to any artist or craftsman who wanted to open up a shop in our town when he first started rebuilding it. So we are continuing the tradition for booth spaces to be only $1. However to hold a space you must write a check to us for $25 as a deposit. That original check WILL BE RETURNED TO YOU so long as you show up the day of the event, or if the event is cancelled due to bad weather.


We will not take a commission, what you sell is yours to keep. Please understand that space is limited so please enter soon, as we will fill quickly!

Deadline for Entries is June 1st, and if you qualify, the acceptance will go out within a day or two until we are at capacity so long as you meet our criterea and level of quality.

Apply if you: Paint, Sculpt, Make JEWELRY, Create Recycled Goods, Woodworking, Blown Glass, Pottery, Handmade Musical Instruments, etc…

Junebug Summer Fair
Saturday, June 18th, set up must be complete by 10am
or Friday evening
Booths must stay open till 9pm
Show runs 11am-11pm
The Forge Bar and Grill, 1610 FM 279, Ben Wheeler, TX.
Free Admission: 4-5 bands
Live Pottery/ Live weaving/ Live painting/ Henna art
Cost to be a Vendor: $1
Booth Deposit Fee (refunded at set-up): $25
Break down can begin immediately at 11pm or the next day
deposit check will be returned to you, all sales are yours to keep

Vendors include: Artists, Potters, Jewelers, Fair Trade, organic products/produce, henna art, photography, local farmers market vendors etc…

Send 2-4 high resolution photos of labeled art like this NAME_NAME OF PEICE_ACRYLIC ON CANVAS
Send 1-3 photos of any Booths you may have had in the past.
Send your Artist Statement/ CV
If you wish to perform your art, please note that in your email

Email entries to: junebugsummerfair@gmail.com
our event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1023662944376409/


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Cowboy True deadline Jan. 22


Cowboy True Art Exhibit & Auction 2016


Entry Deadline: 1/22/16

The Mission of Cowboy True is to educate the region about the honor, art, and beauty of the cowboy’s daily life.

Cowboy True is a celebration to honor working cowboys and the artwork that comes from their daily lives. During the weekend of  April 1-2, 2016, juried cowboy artists from around the nation will be featured at the J.S. Bridwell Ag Center to display their unique works derived from cowboy life. Categories include: bits, spurs, buckles, jewelry, gun/knife engraving, saddles, boots, trappings/gear, photography, paintings, drawings, sculptures, carving, cowboy cartoons, and pottery. Events for Cowboy True include Friday night artists reception and opening, Saturday daytime activities (and exhibit open to the public) and Saturday night dinner, live auction, and entertainment. All proceeds go to The Forum to assist with programming and mission fulfillment.

Artist Eligibility: 
1)      Juried exhibit:  Please submit a photograph of yourself, the application, and photographs of your cowboy art or gear to be considered for inclusion in the juried exhibit.  Send high-resolution photographs to cowboytrue@theforumwf.org by Friday, January 22, 2016.  Artists who are selected for the exhibit will have a 10 x 10 space to display and sell their pieces.  Upon selection for the exhibit, the artist will be invoiced $105.00 for the display space (jurying fees are non-refundable); included with each space are two tickets to all events, the judging fee for two pieces of art, and inclusion in the event catalogue.  Two pieces of art within the exhibit space may be designated to be entered into the judged art show.  Judging will be done by actual working cowboys.  The fee for the space must be paid by March 6, 2016.  Additional pieces may be submitted for judging at a fee of $30 each; however these pieces must be submitted in a different art category.  Three different artists must be registered in each category for it to be judged.  Cowboy True committee members may not enter pieces to be judged.

2)      Art Auction:  This is a juried auction.  Artists are invited to submit one piece of art to be considered for auction at the Saturday evening event.  On Friday afternoon the guest curators will select approximately 20 from among the submissions which will then be presented at auction.  Artist receives 75% of the auction price of the piece; 25% goes to fund the Cowboy True Exhibit and Art Show.  The Cowboy True curators will set the final reserve price after consultation with the artist.


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Texas Reds Festival on Bryan call for artists


Texas Reds Artists Showcase 2015

Phone: 979-696-2787
Show Dates: 9/26/15 – 9/27/15
Application Deadline: 8/9/15 Midnight CST

The Texas Reds Festival in Downtown Bryan September 26th & 27th
Bryan-College Station is the home of Texas A&M University and is located in central Texas between Austin, Houston, and Dallas. Texas Reds draws an affluent crowd with disposable income as well as families and students. Downtown Bryan is becoming a hub for the arts and other creative ventures, and this year we are expecting 20,000 people at this event!

Apply for our artist showcase through Zapplication by clicking here!

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Jingle Bell Bazaar call for artists – deadline July 22


Jingle Bell Bazaar 2015 is accepting applications for vendors!!!
The Jingle Bell Bazaar is coming November 7th and 8th, 2015 to the Grand Hall at the Richardson Civic Center! Early registration is open from June 26th – July 22nd. Register now!


The Jingle Bell Bazaar is a holiday gift market now it its second year! With more vendors, we expect our attendees will be able to find a gift for everyone on their list!
The Jingle Bell Bazaar will be held in the Grand Hall at the Richardson Civic Center on November 7th and 8th!

November 7th – 10am – 5pm
November 8th – 12pm – 5pm

Richardson Civic Center
411 W. Arapaho Road
Richardson, TX 75080

–from the website

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Harvest Moon Festival of the Arts Oct. 17 & 18 – call for artists


For almost 40 years, the Historic Granbury Merchants Association (HGMA) has celebrated the fall, adorned the famous courthouse square, and invited the entire Dallas/Fort Worth area to the Harvest Moon Festival of the Arts. In 2014, the HGMA, in conjunction with the City of Granbury and the Granbury Arts Alliance, kicked off the event in “BIG” fashion with the first-ever Balloons in Granbury (BIG) event. Balloons launched just before dawn and glowed at dusk. In between, visitors enjoyed a high-caliber art festival against the backdrop of Texas’ most historic courthouse square. Plans are underway to make this an ongoing feature each year.Date: 10/17/15-10/18/15

Location: Historic Granbury Square 100 E. Pearl St. Granbury, TX 76048

Time: All day

Phone #: 682-936-4550


The artist call for entry is listed on Zapplication.org  specifically,  www.zapplication.org/event-info.php?ID=4245

We are looking for unique, hand-made wares from all media and all artists are required to file for application on that website.

Show Dates: 10/17/15 – 10/18/15
Application Deadline: 9/30/15 Midnight CST

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Cowtown Indie Bazaar – artist opportunity




Cowtown Indie Bazaar

Saturday, December 12th, 2015

hosted by North Texas M.A.D.E. and Etsy Fort Worth

Save the date for the 2015 Cowtown Indie Bazaar!
Saturday December 12th
Will Rogers Memorial Complex
Amon G. Carter Exhibits Hall

Vendor applications opening soon!

Our mailing address is:


Etsy Fort Worth

North Texas M.A.D.E.
PO Box 183233

Arlington, Texas 76096-3233

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Art & Wine Walk at the Village Shops call for artists


Calling All Artists!

Last year’s Art & Wine Walk at the Village Shops was a big success and the event will be returning this year.

Bright Realty, sponsor of the event, is seeking local artists interested in showcasing and selling their art. The event is open to all varieties of art and artists: painters, photographers, sculptors, soap makers, jewelry makers, etc.

The three-hour event will take place in September. In addition to art and entertainment, wine-tasting will be offered by several Village Shops tenants.

Interested artists should contact Ana Patino at 972.410.6559 or Ana.Patino@brightcomarketing.com by Monday, July 6.

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Petticoats on the Prairie Vintage Market vendor call


Over 80 hand-picked vendors will be selling at the Petticoats on the Prairie Vintage Market

Show features antiques, vintage and repurposed items, clothing, furniture, handmade goods, jewelry, salvage and cool JUNK too! Vintage trailers with Sisters on the Fly on the grounds! Interested vendors email potp@outlook.com.

WHEN: Friday, October 16th, Noon-6pm
Saturday, October 17th, 9am-5pm

WHERE: The Mallet Event Center, 2320 S. Hwy 385, Levelland, TX

–from the Funky Finds Funky News

Funky Finds Holiday Shopping Experience

November 7th & 8th Fort Worth, Texas

Vendor applications are now open through July 31st.

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Lake Highlands call for artists


Lake Highlands Public Improvement District is hosting the Lake Highlands Art and Play Festival Memorial Day, May 25th 9:00 am -3:00 pm at Lake Highlands Town Center Watercrest Park (Walnut Hill and Skillman).  We still have a few spots open for local artists – there is no cost for the tent, table and two chairs – as well as lunch being provided.  The morning begins with a 5k benefitting Camp Sweeney – a camp for kids with Type 1 diabetes and continues with activities for kids as well as food trucks and of course – our local artists, crafters and vendors. Please email Kathy Stewart at lakehighlandspid@att.net or call at 469-371-7072.

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Downtown Bryan Street & Art Fair call for artists


Call for artists for this year’s Downtown Bryan Street & Art Fair!

26th Street, Downtown Bryan
Bryan, Texas (South)
Show Dates: 4/18/15 – 4/18/15
Application Deadline: 3/31/15 Midnight CST

You are invited to submit your application to be an exhibitor in the 6th Annual Downtown Street and Art Fair. The core of the day is the exhibition and sale of original art. To add to the festivities and increase the audience, there are performances by dance, theatre, and music groups from the local community and student organizations. Admission is free to the public.

Also, we actively market the event to over 50,000 Texas A&M students to encourage attendance during Parent’s Weekend. Parent’s Weekend draws in thousands of visiting parents each semester. Parents’ Weekend is a tradition that has existed at Texas A&M University since 1919 and the art fair is a recognized event of the weekend.

All artists must go through the ZAPP application process.

See https://www.zapplication.org/event-info.php?ID=3882 for details and to apply!

Deadline to apply is March 31st, 2015.

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ETSY Dallas 2015 Spring Bash applications close March 14

ETSY Dallas 2015 Spring Bash


For more information see http://handmadebash.com/Artist_Information.html


Date: Saturday, May 2, 2015
Time: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Location: South Side Event Center located at Gilley’s Dallas (1135 S. Lamar St | Dallas, TX 75215)

This year the Spring Bash returns to the South Side Event Center, located just south of the Dallas Convention Center on Lamar St. in Dallas, Texas. A world-class entertainment venue, the location has an eclectic charm and authentic atmosphere. Etsy Dallas’ Spring Bash, a premier handmade shopping event and party, will showcase the very best in handmade apparel, bags, jewelry, home décor, accessories, art, pottery and more! Hand-picked artists, crafters and designers from near and far will all gather at the Spring Bash for pure shopping pleasure.

ETSY Dallas 2015 Spring Bash


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Garden & Artisan Showcase call for artists

green veggie platterGet involved and participate in the annual Garden & Artisan Showcase event hosted by Brookhaven Country Club on April 2nd– 4th 2015. This is a great opportunity to bring your family, friends and associates together to support our local charity. Established by PGA TOUR Professionals Scott Verplank and Andrew Magee, this non-profit social event has helped thousands of less fortunate children, their families and senior citizens receive counseling and dental care. Over the last twenty plus years, the golf tournament has raised over $1,000,000.00 and the Charity Plant Sale has raised over $50,000 in the past five years. It is through your participation that we will be able to achieve our goals and help fund services so desperately needed.  The Magee-Verplank & Friends Charity Event assists the uninsured and senior citizens of the Farmers Branch and Carrollton community.

This year we are looking for local artisans to showcase their art on Saturday April 4th  2015. Please provide us with images or description of your art and how it relates to garden life no later than March 15th. Upon acceptance, your booth fee of $75.00 will include a 10×10 space, one 6’ or 8’ covered banquet table, two chairs and 1 boxed lunch (additional lunch can be provided upon request). You may bring you own 10×10 tent or smaller. If you require any electrical, please contact us with details and note that an additional fee may be added. Hours of the event will be 9:00 am to 6:00 pm.  Set up starts at 7:30 am and take down will begin at 6:00 pm.

Upon acceptance, checks are payable to Magee-Verplank Endowment Fund, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Payment will be due by March 31st. Mail to P.O. Box 810831, Farmers Branch, TX 75234 or drop off at the Club and leave at front desk for Monty Worden.

contact Elizabeth Bingham, Co-Director ebingham@fhcgolfevent.org    214-850-1405

Paula Spletter, Master Gardener teathyme17@verizon.net

Magee-Verplank & Friends

Charity Event April 2nd-4th 

Benefiting: The Family Health Center, A Community Dental Care Clinic and other metro charities


green veggie platter




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Seeking Artists and Non Profit Groups that serve McKinney, TX for Arts in Bloom Event


McKinney Main Street is now accepting artists applications for Arts in Bloom held in Historic Downtown McKinney on April 11, 2015 (11 a.m. – 8 p.m.)

Artist Opportunities

  • Arts in Bloom Sponsored Pavilion Application – art fes (Deadline to apply is March 9, 2015)
    • Please note: Only nonprofit organizations that serve or are in based in McKinney, Texas. are eligible for this application.
  • Arts in Bloom Artist Participation Application – Apply (Deadline to apply is March 6, 2015)
    • No vendors serving as independent consultants for larger corporation or selling services or products with brand names or corporate logos will be accepted under this application. Please see sponsorship opportunities below. Food sampling is not permitted.
  • Please visit http://downtownmckinney.com for more information or call (972) 547 -2660. Arts in Bloom: http://www.mckinneytexas.org/index.aspx?nid=687

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Seeking arts and craft vendors for Irving special events

900d5519-9eb5-40cb-b00c-b8c7a546ac72 City of Irving: Seeking arts and craft vendors for Irving special events

Applications for vendors to sell crafts such as clothing, jewelry, decor, and candles at the 2015 citywide special events are now available. A craft marketplace will be included in the Taste of Irving in May and the Irving Main Street Event in September. Booth spaces include tent, table, chairs and access to electricity.

Craft vendors interested in participating in one or both of these events must submit a completed Non-Food Vendor Application to the Special Events Team. Download the application here, or visit the Parks & Recreation Office at Irving City for a paper copy. For more information about craft vendor opportunities, call (972) 721-2773.

2015 Non-Food Vendor Application


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Alex Sanger Winter Art Fair Dec. 6


Alex Sanger Winter Art Fair
Presented by the Alex Sanger Elementary PTA
Saturday, December 6, 2014 10 am – 6 pm

Information on artist booths below.
winterart2014_full page flyer

We are still accepting applications for artists at Alex Sanger’s Winter Art Fair.
Flyer: winterart2014_full page flyer
Application: WAF14_application

Except for the ice day last year this art fair has been going on for 14 years.

Alex Sanger Winter Art Fair
Presented by the Alex Sanger Elementary PTA
Saturday, December 6, 2014
10 am – 6 pm
For more information, call 214-862-7806
Benefiting Alex Sanger Elementary School
At Alex Sanger Elementary School
8410 San Leandro Dr., Dallas, TX 75218
Art Fair • Café • Silent Auction
Local Animal Rescue Groups will be onsite for Pet Adoptions
Presented by the Alex Sanger Elementary PTA

Jynnette Neal • • Art Director
ph 214.560.4206 fax 214.635.3236


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2013 CRAWFISH KRAWL artist booths



April 13, 2013                                                                             Noon – 7pm

Old Town Keller is The Shopping District in Keller, Texas. Keller is north of Ft. Worth on Highway 377. Old Town Keller is the Historic Area of Keller, Texas. This district lies around the intersection of Highway377 and Farm Road 1709.


Vendor form: Vendor Application


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