Redlin Art Center to Showcase Work of 'Uptown Festival of Arts & Crafts' Vendors
The 4th Annual Uptown Festival of Arts & Crafts has been scheduled for Saturday, June 11, 2011 in Watertown, S.D. This outdoor festival takes place in the Uptown district of Watertown and features artist demonstrations, craft booths, food and beverage vendors, cultural entertainment, kid's activities and more! On June 11th, visitors are invited to meet the artists and crafters as they showcase their work - it is a day in Watertown to celebrate art and inspire artists of all ages!
The Redlin Art Center is please to announce that each artist or crafter that registered for a booth at the Uptown Festival of Arts & Crafts has been invited to display one piece of art at the Redlin Art Center. This temporary exhibit is currently on display within the Redlin Art Center's gallery and will remain on display until July 4th. Visitors to the Redlin Art Center will be invited to view the vast array of art in categories ranging from sculpture to glass to photography and more. In addition, the Redlin Art Center is inviting visitors to vote for their favorite piece in each category.
The Redlin Art Center is excited to showcase the work of artisits and artisans from acrtoss the region. Julie Ranum, Executive Director of the Redlin Art Center said, ""We are excited to work with the Uptown Festival of Arts and Crafts. We hope it will prove to be an opportunity for many artists to share their work with a whole new audience; and it is a fun way to encourage visitors to return to Watertown for the Uptown Festival on June 11th." The Redlin Art Center welcomes close to 20,000 visitors per month during the summer season.
For more information about Watertown's Uptown Festival of Arts and Crafts, please call Kay Solberg at the Watertown Business Association at 605-882-8900.