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25th Annual Arts in the Park – Artist Application

 

The 25th Annual Arts in the Park Festival will be held 

Sunday, June 7, 2020 from 10am to 5pm at High School Park in Elkins Park, PA.

 

Each year we jury dozens of artists to display and sell their work at the festival, set outdoors in our wonderful High School Park.  In addition to our Artists’ booths, we have food trucks, a plant sale, children’s art projects, all day music by local musicians, and environmental exhibits & awards.  Over the past 24 years each festival has drawn crowds from Elkins Park, Cheltenham, and neighboring communities. Please review the information below and apply to be part of our 25th Annual Festival!

 

CALL FOR ARTISTS   

Artist Information: Arts in the Park is open to artists in all mediums who design and produce their own handcrafted work. No commercially mass-produced items or items for resale will be accepted. The Festival’s artist submission fee is $10 and is not refundable. If you are accepted for the festival, the 10×10 space/booth fee is $100, due immediately upon acceptance to the show.

Jury Procedure and Deadline:  The jury will be looking for 30-35 individual artists for 30-35 spaces.  All submissions are to be sent in digital format (as individual jpegs or pdfs or links to your website or online portfolio). The application can be found at the link below.  Please complete and submit both the application and the $10 fee on-line by Friday, March 27, 2020.  EXTENDED deadline!

http://www.friendsofhighschoolpark.org/fhspw/arts-in-the-park-2/#artists

 

You can also print and mail the application, along with the $10 submission fee to:

Friends of High School Park, PO Box 163 Cheltenham PA 19012.

to be received by Friday, March 6th, 2019

 

Your event contact is: 

Gail Korostoff, Arts in the Park Jury Chair
aip@fhsp.org

Thanks for Another Great Arts in the Park!

We had another great day at Arts in the Park. The weather was nearly perfect until the end. It was a great day and lovely to see so many people from the community out together.

Check back soon for more pictures and information on how the fundraiser did.

Meet the Musicians

Here are some of the musicians we’ll see at this weekend’s Arts in the Park!


Art Miron and Millard Brown

The duo of Art Miron and Millard Brown, occasionally self-described as ‘Bald is Beautiful’, present their well- crafted ‘Americana Music’, a collection of carefully chosen songs from the country, folk, singer-songwriter and pop traditions. What makes them especially interesting is their fine vocal harmonizing and the blend of Art’s softer acoustic guitar with Millard’s electric guitar. Art and Millard have been playing together for many years, performing many gigs throughout the area.


High Brow Hound Dogs

High Brow Hound Dogs play a variety of music drawing from the Great American song book and are inspired by the music of many greats including Fats Waller, Duke Ellington, and Antonio Carlos Jobim.The members of this acoustic group are Mat Clark on double bass and fiddle, Rory Cohen on drums, Denise Gealer on bass ukulele and percussion, Joel Hanna on guitar and dobro, and David McCullough on resonator ukulele and guitar. All members of the band share vocal leads and trade sterling harmonies High Brow Hound Dogs appeal to a wide variety of audiences. Dancing is common occurrence during one of their shows. Their many fans have described them as delightfully entertaining and fun!

http://www.facebook.com/highbrowhounddogs


Matt Ryan

Matt Ryan is an 18 year old singer, songwriter, and music producer. Matt is a senior at Cheltenham High School. He released his first collection of songs, “see, think, wonder.” in 2017. In 2018, Matt released TOGETHER, a collaborative mixtape featuring a variety of vocalists on each track. Matt has been recording his upcoming EP entitled “Over” and plans to release it in summer 2019. In fall 2019, Matt will be attending Belmont University to major in songwriting.

instagram.com/mattryanmusic
facebook.com/mattryanmusic2

Full Music Lineup

TimePerformerGenre
10:00 – 10:30High Brow Hound DogsRory CohenEasy Jazz
10:40 – 11:10Emmaus Public Singing Soc.Ben LadenHispanic/American
11:20 – 11:50Flute of the SpiritWilliam DavisJazz/Latin Jazz
12:05 – 12:35Matt RyanMatt RyanSinger/Songwriter
12:45 – 1:05Up the Octave/Sons of PitchJenny HuttonCont. A Capella
1:10 – 1:40Micah Graves Project Micah Graves Jazz, Funk and Soul
1:45 – 2:00AwardsDoryan De Angel
2:00 – 2:30Gene Smith BandChris HendersonFolk Rock
2:40 – 3:10Art Miron/Millard BrownArt MironAmericana
3:20 – 3:50Tookany CreekBeth MeadBluegrass/folk
3:55 – 4:25Elle BuellElle BuellIndie/Pop
4:30 – 5:00Two of a KindDavid Heitler-KlevansFolk/Originals
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