The Art Garden invites you to participate
in the Community Exhibit:
Here’s how it works:
What are some
of the small things
in your life
make a difference
in the quality
of that life?
The pragmatic in me thinks:
tape, staples and scissors
(all indispensable small things
to a group of self-directed
What are some of the small things you care about?
My list includes my friend Elisabeth’s beautiful, almost 70 year-old hands with their stubby thumbs, the fan of laugh lines that emanate from Bob’s eyes and the sound of John’s “How are you, Dearie?” on the phone.
Do you recycle?
your elderly neighbor’s
volunteer at a
Are you contributing
to the larger battles
The small things we do add up.
Which is partially why we are doing this exhibit NOW.
We invite you to make “small” art that reflects your ideas, feelings, and/or interpretation of the theme: “Small Things Matter”.
Create a tiny book
from a short story.
Make a small
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All work (even written pieces)
must have dimensions (height, width, depth)
(that includes borders and frames!)
Because of this size restriction, you can also mail your submission[s] to us at:
The Art Garden
4 Union Street
Shelburne Falls, MA 01370
Please include a SASE for return of your work and an Artist Information Form
(see below to download) to be included in the exhibit folder.
Deadline for submissions is January 25, 2017
(if you would like your work to be part of our Winter HooPla event and the official opening on January 28.)
Participation is free and open to all ages and experience. Work will be accepted throughout February and added to the exhibit after the opening, until there is no space left on the walls. Show closes April 1.
Email Jane Wegscheider at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 413-625-2782.
Downloadable form to complete for each submission:
Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!