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DOWNTOWN DAYTON PARTNERSHIP CALL FOR ART

The Downtown Dayton Partnership is seeking submissions for a new coloring and/or activity book for children. This booklet will be distributed as part of the Dayton Holiday Festival, handed out during the new drive-through parade, and via downtown restaurants and retailers. If selected, the DDP will award six artists a $50 stipend for a coloring image or activity (maze, puzzle, word search, etc.). 

Artists are invited to submit examples of previous works, or new, original works for consideration. (Please indicate whether your submission is a sample or the final piece to be included in the coloring book.) Submissions should be secular, holiday-themed images able to fit within an 8.5” square.

Submissions Due: Wednesday, Oct. 28.

Winners will be contacted via email and announced by the end of the business day Friday, Oct. 30. Questions? Contact Jami Pack, pack@downtowndayton.org.

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CALL FOR ART: Bald Eagle Project

The Dayton Society of Artists in partnership with Tom Vogel will be awarding four $250 commissions to represent the Miami Valley's Bald Eagles. The call for art is open to Ohio artists, 18+, who live within 60 miles of Dayton, Ohio. Painting, drawing, printmaking, collage, and other full color mediums are welcome. This call is not open to photography.

Once the four artists are chosen, reference photos will provided by Patricia Cahill or artists may use their own sources of the Miami Valley’s bald eagles. Final pieces must be in color and be no smaller than 11x14 in size, but may be larger. Completed artwork does not need to be framed.

Submissions Due:  November 10, 2020

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CALL FOR ART: DSA MEMBERS ONLY

Saint Anne's Cheese Co. is looking for a design to etch into their cheese boards. Designs may be related to Dayton (think Gem City, Wright Flyer, etc), items related to or that pair well with cheese (honey, wine, flower, tree, cow, goat, etc), or celebrating the ushering in of 2021. Design will be etched into a 12x12" cutting board and will be sold in their online shop. Winning artist will be compensated $75 for their design, and will have their name credited. No payment per sale of cheese boards will be given. Artwork should only be in black and only white (no gray tones). Some color may be potentially added, but all starting designs need to be only the two colors.

To submit: e-mail up to three sketches to: director@daytondsa.org and title your e-mail “Cheese Board Submission” on or before November 15, 2020. Decisions will be made the following week and the chosen artist will have until November 24 to complete the final design. 



MEMBER CALL FOR ART

MEMBERS HOLIDAY ONLINE EXHIBITION is open to Dayton Society of Artists members who are in good
standing. Artists may exhibit up to three pieces of their choosing. All artwork must be for sale. No entry fee.
Artwork may not be currently exhibited in other art exhibitions, gift galleries, etc. during the time the online
exhibition will run. DSA will promote the exhibition on social media and through local online event sites.

Submissions Due: November 19, 2020

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MEMBER PROPOSAL FOR PROJECT SPACE AND/OR MARCH 2021 POP UP GALLERY

Calling all DSA members! The Dayton Society of Artists is requesting proposals for 2021 project space use as well as a new opportunity for a pop-up gallery in March, 2021.

Submissions Due: November 23, 2020

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