The High Plains Library District Foundation is seeking entries from Colorado artists for the annual Taste of Art Benefit. A $30 entry fee covers up to three entered pieces. $750 in cash prizes will be awarded in five categories: Drawing and Print-Making, Mixed Media, Photography, Painting and 3D, as well as a prize for “Best of Show.” Art will be accepted between 5 and 9:00 pm on Monday, April 29 and Tuesday, April 30 at the Centennial Park Library in Greeley.
Artists may choose to sell their art with 20% of the sale price donated to the HPLD Foundation. Donations of pieces for the event’s silent auction with 100% of the proceeds benefitting the HPLD Foundation are also sought. Art may remain on display through August.
The event, sponsored by NCMC, Inc., will be held on Saturday, June 8th from 7:00 to 9:30 pm at the Centennial Park Library in Greeley. Tickets to Taste of Art are $30 each and can be purchased at Centennial Park Library or by calling (970) 506-8563.
For more information and to download an art entry application, visit http://www.mylibrary.us/foundation/fundraising-events/taste-of-art. Contact the High Plains Library District Foundation at (970) 506-8563 or email@example.com to volunteer as a judge’s assistant or display assistant for the event.
The High Plains Library District Foundation’s mission is to cultivate information, inspiration and entertainment for our communities by raising funds to create and sustain the literacy programs, collection development, technology and capital projects of the High Plains Library District.
The High Plains Library District connects communities to information, inspiration and entertainment for life. HPLD includes libraries in Greeley, Firestone, Erie, Ault, Eaton, Johnstown, Platteville, Hudson and Fort Lupton.2013 Taste of Art