County issues call for artists
The Johnson County Park & Recreation District has issued a call for entries for the Art Fest 2011 exhibit to be displayed from Oct. 30 to Nov. 20 at the Ernie Miller Nature Center in Olathe.
Entry deadline is Aug. 4.
Art Fest is open to Johnson County residents who are at least 21 years old. The exhibit is limited to original, wall-mounted art executed within the past two years. Last year’s Art Fest attracted 246 entries, and 40 artists were exhibited.
For a single entry fee of $25, artists may submit up to three pieces of art for consideration. Only one piece per artist may be selected for the exhibition.
Entry information and forms are available at the district’s website at jcprd.com/special_events/artfest.cfm or by calling (913) 894-3324.