|Submit art or craft-related opportunities and announcements for the DRA Eblast [14 days prior to the event or the call for entries] to DRA.email@example.com. Archived copies of the weekly DRA Eblasts can be found at www.TheDelRayArtisans.org/eblast.
Marcatus - DC
A new creative market near the Nationals Ballpark will be a multidimensional event different than any other to reach the District. For more info visit the site or email firstname.lastname@example.org for information on reserving an artist tent or email@example.com for information on reserving an arts and craft table.
Communication Arts magazine (NEW)
52nd Photography Competition - Deadline is Friday, March 25th. Photographs used for advertising, books, editorial, for sale, institutional, multimedia, self-promotion and unpublished are eligible. Winning guarantees you worldwide exposure to the largest audience of designers and art directors who commission photography. Guidelines: http://www.commarts.com/competitions/photography.
DCCAH Writing Competition - DC (NEW)
The 28th Annual Larry Neal Writing Competition - Deadline: March 28th. The competition commemorates the artistic legacy and vision of cultural understanding of Larry Neal, a renowned author, academic and former Executive Director of the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities. DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities will accept Larry Neal Writing Competition applications from March 1st through March 28th at 5:30pm. Info: DCARTS.
Annapolis Arts and Crafts Festival - MD
Call for Vendors: Deadline March 31. For more information on the festival, visit http://www.annapolisartsandcraftsfestival.com or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call at 410-263-4012.
Charles E. Beatley, Jr. Central Library - VA
Call for Entries 2011- 2014: Deadline April 1. Three-dimensional works only. Six month exhibitions through 2014, sponsored by the Office of the Arts and Alexandria Commission for the Arts in partnership with the Alexandria Library. For more information, visit Alexandria Commission for the Arts or contact email@example.com or 703.746.5588.
Unlock Your Creativity with Yoga in April and May (NEW)
Falls Church Arts is sponsoring yoga classes on eight consecutive Wednesday mornings from 10-11 in April and May, offering artists an opportunity to strengthen the mind/body connection, reduce stress, and gain creative inspiration. Yoga Classes 2011 (PDF).
DC AVON Walk for Breast Cancer - DC (NEW)
The Howard Ave. Arts Incubator is forming a team of artists, artisans and friends to participate in the April 30th to May 1st Washington, DC AVON Walk for Breast Cancer. The Incubator hopes to help walkers reach their fundraising goals with proceeds raised during a "Walking Wearables" show on April 23rd in the Incubator gallery. Breast cancer-related themed and wearable works are being accepted at the Incubator now. Contact Joy Parisi at (301) 897-4152 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Art and Crafts Bazaar June 4-5 at Franciscan Monastery - DC (NEW)
The Franciscan Monastery plans to have an Art and Crafts Bazaar June 4-5; 8am to 6pm. For any interested artist, please provide us with contact information and what you plan to sell. There is no vendor's fee to participate, but a donation to the Monastery of your choosing would be greatly appreciated. Contact Sina Chan at email@example.com or 202-526-6800 ext 666 for additional information.
Alexandria West End Art and Wine Festival 2011 - VA (NEW)
An upscale, two-day event that will attract juried art vendors from across the country. The Festival is scheduled for October 8-9, 2011 (Saturday 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.), along public streets in the Cameron Station subdivision and adjourning areas of Ben Brenman Park, located in Alexandria, Virginia. Questions regarding art vendors should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com or http://www.westendartandwinefestival.com/.