Second Annual Elements of Inspiration Art Show

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Share your love of art and reading with our community. You are cordially invited to submit a piece of art for display at the Alachua County Library District Headquarters from Aug. 29 - Sept. 30.

Requirementsblossom art:

  • Submission dates June 1 – August 17
  • Participant must be 18 or older.
  • Artwork must be 18”x18” or smaller. The library will attach Velcro to the back for hanging.
  • Artwork may be matted or stretched canvas.  No frames, please.
  • 3D artwork must be 12"Lx12"Wx9"H or smaller
  • Artwork may be submitted at any Alachua County Library District Branch. 

Submission must include completed Application Form and Exhibit & Waiver Form. The link to the form is at bottom of the page.

Artwork with a literary theme or quote is encouraged, but not required.

A reception for the artists and the public will be held Aug. 29 from 1-2 PM in the Foundation Room at the Headquarters Library. Local artist Blake Harrison will be demonstrating how he creates upside down portraits in acrylic. Participants and the public are welcome to watch and ask questions.  View some of his art in his online gallery.

For further inforcaptivated visionsmation, call Sally at (352) 334-3939.

For more examples of art look on BuzzfeedWhatever You Are, Be a Good One: 100 Inspirational Quotations by Lisa Congdon, and Google Image search.

(above) "Suddenly I realize..." created by Sylvia Ashwell

(left) "Some day you have to create your own sunshine" created by Rachel Jefferies



Posted by SallyB on August 17, 2015