Oceanside CA— Oceanside Cultural Arts Foundation and its Oceanside Days of Art committee invite visual artists and artisans to apply for participation in the 24th annual Oceanside Days of Art. This is an opportunity for participants from throughout San Diego and neighboring counties to showcase their talent and work to thousands of visitors this April at a place in Southern California known for its rich history, beautiful beaches, and artistic freedom. Painters, sculpture makers, and artists specializing in stained glass, ceramics, fine jewelry, photography, etc., are invited to partake in the two-day event.
Presented by Oceanside Cultural Arts Foundation, the 24th annual Oceanside Days of Art will be held on Saturday, April 16th and Sunday, April 17th, 2016, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. Oceanside Days of Art is a juried fine art festival featuring up to and sometimes over 100 artists from Southern California networking and selling an array of unique artwork including paintings, sculptures, stained glass, ceramics, fine jewelry, photography and more. The festival, which is offered free to the public, has planned live stage performances, hands-on activities for children and adults, street chalk art making, painting and sculpture demonstrations, and a variety of delicious edibles at the food court. Oceanside Days of Art is held at the corner of Coast Hwy 101 and Pier View Way downtown Oceanside.
Applications for artists are now being accepted. Booth fees are: 10’x 10’ = $135.00 if received by February 28, 2016, or $155.00 if received after February 28, 2016; 10’ x 20’ = $250.00 if received by February 28, 2016, or $270.00 if received after February 28, 2016. To download the 2016 Artist Application Form, for additional information and booth fees, go to www.ocaf.info, email inquiries to OceansideDaysofArt@gmail.com.
Oceanside Cultural Arts Foundation is a non-profit organization whose goal is to broaden the cultural, artistic, musical and performing arts in Oceanside and the surrounding communities. All proceeds from this annual festival will be used to provide scholarships to graduating high school seniors (not just from Oceanside but from throughout North County San Diego) pursing artistic and performing arts degrees, and to organize more quality events in this city.