Festival in Augusta – Artist’s Choice & People’s Choice & Theme

Additional Event Information:

Welcome Visitors & Artists:
In addition to the previously listed “Paint Augusta”, four (4) competitions will be taking place at the Harmonie-Verein/American Legion in Augusta:

  1. Artists’ Choice
  2. Peoples’ Choice
  3. “Nocturne” Theme
  4. “Life in Augusta” Theme

 
Artist’s Choice judging will be held at The Harmonie-Verein/American Legion Hall in Augusta at Church St. & Hackman St.  The first round of judging will take place at 2:00 PM.  The top paintings will be set aside for a second round of judging starting at 2:30 PM and ending at 5:30 PM with the Artists’ Choice winner announced 5:45 PM.
 
The semi-finalist winners from Artists’ Choice will be on display for the Peoples’ Choice live voting from 2:30 PM until 9:00 PM. Online voting for People’s Choice on FaceBook will begin at 2:30 PM and close at 11:00 PM. The Peoples’ Choice winner will be announced at the Final Sale on Sunday, May 5 at 11:00 AM.
 
Judging for the “Nocturne” Theme will take place at 2:00 PM. Accommodations will be made for artists choosing to submit the same piece for this theme and Artist’s Choice. The 1st place $500 purchase prize is sponsored by Gary Nadeau.
 
Judging for the “Life in Augusta” Theme will take place at 2:30 PM.. Accommodations will be made for artists choosing to submit the same piece for this theme and Artist’s Choice. The 1st place $500 purchase prize is sponsored by Ranko Radoman of The Heartland Art Club.
 
Art will be on display and available for purchase throughout the day.
 
Celebrate another year of hard work painting with fellow artists and friends in Augusta.