Carmel on Canvas

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Presented by City of Carmel at Carmel Arts and Design District, Carmel IN

Sep 14 - 16
Carmel on Canvas

The fifth annual Carmel on Canvas plein air paint out is Friday to Sunday, September 14-16. This open-air painting exhibition and competition takes place on the sidewalks throughout the Carmel Arts & Design District.

The fifth annual Carmel on Canvas plein air paint out is Friday to Sunday, September 14-16. This open-air painting exhibition and competition takes place on the sidewalks throughout the Carmel Arts & Design District.

Carmel on Canvas is a great way to bring many artists from across the Midwest to create works of art using Carmel’s Arts & Design District as their inspiration. One of my favorite aspects of this event is that the artists interact with the public who are able to see the

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ADMISSION INFO

Registration fees are valid until Thursday, September 13, 2018. Please note, the registration fees will increase starting Friday, September 14, 2018.

CARMEL ON CANVAS PLEIN AIR ENTRY FEES & AWARDS
Professional Division Paint Out
$40 pre-registration

$50 day-of
Grand Prize/Best of Show – $3,000*
2nd Prize – $2,000
3rd Prize – $1,500
4th Prize – $1,000
10 Merit Awards – $200 each

Nonprofessional Division Paint Out
$20 pre-registration
$25 day-of

1st Prize – $500, plus $100 gift card**
2nd Prize – $300, plus $100 gift card**
3rd Prize – $200
2 Merit Awards – $100 each

Teen Division (ages 13-18) Paint Out
$15 pre-registration & day-of

1st Prize – $150, plus $25 gift card***
2nd Prize – $100, plus $25 gift card***
3rd Prize – $50, plus $25 gift card***

Children’s Division (12 & under) Paint Out
$10 pre-registration & day-of

2 Merit Awards – $50 each, plus $25 gift cards***

*Please note the Grand Prize/Best of Show winning painting becomes the property of the City of Carmel
with an agreed upon purchase price not to exceed $1,500. See Rules for Carmel on Canvas page for more details.

Quick Paint
$15 pre-registration & day-of

Adult 1st Prize – $300, plus $25 gift card***
Adult 2nd Prize – $200, plus $25 gift card***
Adult 3rd Prize – $100, plus $25 gift card***
Child Merit – $50, plus $25 gift card***

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES *

Additional time info:

CARMEL ON CANVAS PLEIN AIR PAINT OUT – SEPTEMBER 14, 15 & 16
Carmel on Canvas Plein Air Paint Out provides artists with two days of plein air painting in the Carmel Arts & Design District. There are 4 divisions; professional, non-professional, teen and children. There will be more than $11,500 in total prizes.

Friday, September 14th
> 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. – All Day Plein Air Paint Registration & Canvas Stamping
Hoosier Salon, 22 N. Range Line Road, Carmel, IN 46032

Saturday, September 15th
QUICK PAINT – Carmel Farmers Market
Registration & Check-in at Carmel Farmers Market, 5 Center Green, Carmel, IN 46032
8 – 9 a.m. – Quick Paint Registration & Canvas Stamping
Carmel Farmers Market, 5 Center Green, Carmel, IN 46032
9 a.m. – Quick Paint Starts
10:30 a.m. – Quick Paint painting must be turned in at judging tent
10:30 – 11 a.m. – Quick Paint “Community Choice” Judging, Awards to Follow

ALL DAY PLEIN AIR PAINT
8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Registration & Canvas Stamping
Hoosier Salon, 22 N. Range Line Road, Carmel, IN 46032
4 – 5 p.m. – Plein Air Painting must be turned in at judging tent
Artists’ Lane – Main & 2nd Ave. NW

ARTWORK WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED BETWEEN 4 & 5 p.m.
5 p.m. – All Day Plein Air Reception
6 p.m. – Tents Closed for Judging
7 p.m. – All Day Plein Air Award Ceremony
8 – 9 p.m. – Public Viewing
9 p.m. – Tent Closed (all paintings must be picked up)


Sunday, September 16th
CARMEL ON CANVAS ART FAIR*
> noon – 4 p.m.
Artists’ Lane – Main & 2nd Ave. NW
Free – Bring own 10 x 10 Tent

*Registered Carmel on Canvas All Day Plein Air artists are eligible to sell their art at the Carmel on Canvas Art Fair. There are a limited number of spots available – first come, first served.
PLEASE NOTE:Artists may show only their own art. Please provide your own 10′ x 10′ tent, easels and displays for your art. Artists may begin set-up on Sunday at 9 a.m.; however, artists are responsible for their own items.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Carmel Arts and Design District

200 South Rangeline Road, Carmel, IN 46032

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