Calls for Artists


It's All About the Horse

  2017 all about the horse call
Highland Trail Riders is holding its 9th Annual Art Competition and Exhibit “It’s All About the Horse”. Art will be displayed at the Huron Valley Council for the Arts in Highland, MI during the month of September. For details, see poster above. For additional information, visit .

Highland Fall Festival

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Show Me the Money


Call Description:
The Huron Valley Council for the Arts (HVCA), with support from the Huron Valley Numismatic Society, will be showcasing art that explores the political and cultural messages money conveys, coin and bank note design, and the practice of collecting numismatic items during November 2017 in the beautiful historic Highland Station House Gallery. 
All forms of visual art are acceptable, and monetary prizes will be awarded: 

First Place: $300 
Second Place: $200 
Third Place: $100 
People's Choice: $100 

Jurying by 'Show Me the Money' committee. 
Prize winners will be chosen by Ken Graning. 

HVCA will provide advertising and a 'Meet the Artists' reception on 
Friday, Nov. 3, 2017 from 7-9 PM. 

Entrants must be 18 years of age or older and reside within the continental United States. 

Categories: Two-dimensional, Three-dimensional, Other

Entry Instructions:
Complete all required fields and submit image/s. 

DEADLINE for entries: September 1, 2017 
FEE/S: $10 each for up to three entries.

Participation is open to all artists 18 years or older who reside in the continental United States. 

A 30% commission will be taken on each sale; artists will be paid for work sold following the end of the quarter. 

All work exhibited must be original and handcrafted by the artist. The HVCA reserves the right to decline any applicant. 

Art to be dropped off on Sunday, Oct. 29 between 12-5 

Art to be picked up on Sunday, Nov. 26 between 1-5 

All communications and questions should be addressed to the Show Me the Money team at

To apply, click here.


Arts & Greens Holiday Art Market - 2017

Arts & Greens Holiday Market Application is now LIVE!

Show Location: Bogie Lake Greenhouses, 1625 Bogie Lake Road, White Lake, MI 48383

Call Description:

Arts & Greens Holiday Market is set amidst the beautiful greenery of the Bogie Lake Greenhouses (BLG). 50 artists will be selected to display and sell their work. Music and other special events add to the festive experience.  

Categories: Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, Photography, Sculpture, Clay, Fiber, Furniture, Glass, Jewelry, Metal, Mixed Media, Multi-media, Calligraphy, Digital, Wood, Experimental, Author, Other


Friday, Nov. 17, Artist check-in and set-up: noon-4:30pm 
Friday Night Grand Opening: 5pm-8pm 
Saturday, Nov. 18 - 9am-5pm 
Sunday, Nov. 19 - 10am-3pm 


DEADLINE: Sept. 5, 2017: Entry Fee: $21 
Booth Fee, billed and due upon acceptance:  $116 for typical booth; $96 for A-Frame. 

Late applications (received after Sept. 5 2017) $31. Booth $126. Late applications will be considered if space is available or wait-listed in case of cancellation. 

Additional Information 
Participation is open to all Michigan artists 18 years or older. Works in all media will be considered. All artwork must be original, created solely by the artist. 

HVCA's Arts & Greens Holiday Art Market is a juried event. PAST PARTICIPATION IS NOT A GUARANTEE OF ACCEPTANCE. Only fine arts and quality crafts of original design and execution will be accepted.


For complete details, go to: Call for Artists EntryThingy.

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To sign up, go to Call for Artists EntryThingy.
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