Lovettsville Library Comic-Con
Lovettsville Library will be hosting a comic-con event on July 28 and is looking for presenters, crafters, costume folks, etc. If you have a passion for comics, we would love you to participate.
- Participation will be accepted until space lasts
- Event Date: Saturday, July 28, 6 - 8pm
- Email Greg Bowman at email@example.com or call 540-822-5824
Game of Thrones Night at Rust Library
Rust will be turning the library and town of Leesburg into the Game of Thrones and is looking for artists to show/sell their medieval crafts or help decorate.
- Participation will be accepted as long as there is room
- Event Date: Saturday, July 21
- Contact Lorraine Moffa at firstname.lastname@example.org or 571-258-3179
Call for Artists — Art at the Point Festival
The Art at the Point festival committee invites visual artists to apply for exhibit space to show and sell their original work. The festival showcases a wide range of work including ceramics, jewelry, photography, painting, woodworking, and more. In its 9th year, this unique festival combines regional visual arts with local bluegrass & stringband music and locally-prepared foods in a family-friendly, one-day celebration of the arts in historic Point of Rocks, Maryland. This year’s event will include a special demonstration and display of area paintings by plein air artists, as well as historic regional photo images.
- Applications will be accepted until vendor space is filled
- Event to be held Saturday, September 29, 2018 in Point of Rocks, Maryland
- For additional information and artist application, please visit www.pointofrocks.org/art and click “Apply,” or email email@example.com
MiniCon at Rust Library
Minicon is a free all-ages event held at the Rust Library in Leesburg. It’s designed to emulate the experience of a comic convention, but without the cost of a ticket! Featuring a teen art competition, crafts, gaming, workshops, a cosplay contest, (and more!), Minicon is one of Rust Library’s marquee events of the summer. We're looking for artists to show and sell their work.
- Artists will be accepted to participate based on available space
- Saturday, July 14, 10am - 5pm
- Contact Peter Allphin, Librarian, Rust Library, 703-771-5998
Write On — Short Story Competition
Loudoun County Public Library is holding a short story competition for adults aged 19 and up. Submissions will be accepted through July 31st, and cash prizes will be awarded for the top three stories.
- Application deadline is July 31st
- Winners will be announced on Saturday, September 29th, at the Eat Local Read Local Book Sale and Fair at Cascades Library
- Submission guidelines and more information can be found at library.loudoun.gov/events/Write-On
Art Workshops and Classes
Spotsy Arts Festival, August 11 - 12, Spotsylvania, Virginia. Seeking exhibitors and vounteers. — Killarney, Ireland with Lynn Hosegood, September 22 - October 6. Fourteen days of painting, touring, feasting and fun! — Trish McKinney, Party On Your Paper, October 22 - 26, Fredericksburg, Virginia.
- Please email TwoRiversArtWorkshops@gmail.com for more details