Accepted Artist for 2017 scroll down please!
Note: Juried Artist in the Juried Art Gallery listed from Sept 4th 2017!
All approved applicants are listed on this page. If your name is on the list then post to your social media this link! Thank you
Please note: If you are having any issues with the *Art exhibitor application* PLEASE CALL OR TEXT LADY AT 631.455.2195 DIRECTLY. Do not hesitate. We are happy to help with any issues you are having regarding the festival. Thank you
Performance Art please email your proposal to firstname.lastname@example.org Thank you
Artists’ options to participate:
- 10’x10’ Booth space – BYO tent or arrange for one to be rented from us
- Tents must be weighed down properly with 40- 50lbs per pole min please. No personal Banners outside of tents.
- All crafts 80% handmade or risk removal of items or from the show completely.
ACE Members: $75.00 till 8/15 then $85.00
Non-Members: $135.00 till 8/15 then $145.00
Juried Art Gallery* Awards Tent
- Exhibiting Artists: $37/piece
- Non-Exhibiting Artists: $37/piece
- 15% of sales to RFA
- There is not a guarantee that your piece will be accepted (fee is not refunded). You must send your art in photo to eastonriverside@gmail.
- Entries accepted until August 31, 2017
Selected artists will be notified by September 4th 2016 via email. All accepted artists will receive on site information via email. Thank you.
If you wish to participate in the Juried Art Gallery your original art must be 36′ all around max, properly wired and ready to hang. 3D can be 3ft with stand appropriate for your work.
- These art pieces are offered for sale – if you have an exhibit space(tent) your exhibit space is not judged. Only the art within the Awards Tent will be judged and available for top prizes of:
Fine Art Fine Craft
1st: $600 1st: $600
2nd: $300 2nd: $300
3rd: $100 3rd: $100
Plein Air Art Contest
- BYO canvas/board to have stamped
- BYO supplies
- $30.00 non refundable fee till 9/1 then $40
- Rain or Shine
- Painting scene within festival vicinity. Map given after sign up!
Saturday & Sunday Cash Prizes:
- 1st: $1000
- 2nd: $300
- 3rd: $200
Paint/Draw Off – TBA
- TBA to enter: Sunday only Pop UP Draw offs! See info booth
- BYO art supplies/ we will supply if needed. One topic will be painted by all.
Maybe you wish to Volunteer/ or do a Demo!
Afters Volunteer Party with free amazing raffles for our volunteers!
Please help publicize the Riverside Festival on all your websites, mailings, and all social channels.
Applications are accepted until August 15th to be in the program. September 1st, if room available to exhibit with additional fees.
Space is limited so please don’t wait till the last minute to be accepted!
Currently Accepted Artists Lineup 2017:
Fine Arts: painting, drawing, pastel, printmaking, photography and sculpture. Fine Crafts: jewelry, mosaic, fabric and fiber, stained, fused and blown glass, metalwork, woodwork, clay work and more.
Terry White ~ Photography
Lisbeth Serina ~ Painter
Melissa Benzinger ~ Felting
Nanette Wallis ~ Fused Glass
Melanie Christopher ~ Needle Felting
Barbara Berkowitz ~ Frockks
Aryn Coyle ~ Oil Painter
Jackie Shoup ~Bead, jewelry
Gabrielle Lynn ~ Reinvented Threads
Dawn Weatherspoon ~ Unique soap
Julie Miller ~ Mixed Media, unique lamps
Allison Blatt ~ Stained Glass, mosaics
Ellen Ferrara~ Acrylic Painter
Jonathan Zackey ~ Stone Work
Caleb Conradi ~ Unique Bow Ties
Susan Rosetty ~ Jewlery
Cindy Stanton ~ Wood, Granite, Bottles
D.Polly Kendrick ~ Soft Sculptures
Shannon Almanzar ~ Acrylic, Spray, Urban Edge, Graffiti
Karen Kane ~ Pottery, fused glass
Domenick Niccarato ~ Assemblages
Sharon Reuss ~ Glass
Lisbeth Serina ~ Hand Painted Signs
Harriet Ford ~ Jewelry
Scott Hallam ~ Glass blow
Arielle Kidhardt ~ Clay Sculpted art
Bob King ~ Hand Tooled Leather
Michael Sandy ~ Photography
Christin Donner ~ Abstract Trees
Glen Solosky ~ Painter
Melinda Melinmade ~ Fabric Artist
Laura Weishaupt ~ Fused Glass
Glenn Klein ~ Photography
Bonnie Eastwood ~ Gourd Creations
Louise Marina ~ Painter Acrylic, Mixed Media
Elizabeth Goodman ~ Painter
Jeff Waterhouse ~ Blown Scuplted
John Obreicht ~ Photography
Viji Narasimhan ~ Dolls creations
Barbara Sargent ~ Fine Glass Jeweler
Jeanne Scannell ~ Fiber Art
Emily KItt ~ Fine Silver Jewel
Judith Chase ~ Acrylic
Beth Bozes ~ Photography
Kenneth Browne ~ Painter
Eileen Cressman-Reader ~ Polymer Clay
Diane Hendricks ~ Art Bird houses
Mary Iacovone ~ Mosaics
Bill Iacovone ~ Clay, mixed media
Barbara Brock ~ Fused glass
Not only do our artists have the chance to win cash prizes for their art, it’s also great exposure for their work, with excellent social media and news coverage by WDIY, The Irregular, Express Times, NJ Direct and The Morning Call. It’s a great opportunity for networking and find many new fans of your work! Individual exhibitors’ weekend sales have been over $2,000 per some vendors. Only your own marketing in addition to ours will bring the best results! Post the event asap and add to your own social media. Copy this EastonRiversideFest.org to your media today!