CHALK WALK CHALK WALK VISIT US! ~ AUGUST 27, 2011 ~ DOWNTOWN YORK YorkArts is centrally located in the heart of historic downtown York near Central Market. Street parking REGISTRATION FORM is available on Beaver Street. Parking meters are FREE Registration form must be accompanied by payment. on weekends. There are two parking garages located 1/2 block away from YorkArts on Philadelphia Street. Individual or Group Leader Name: (Marked on the map below.) _____________________________________________ Need directions? Give us a call at 717-848-3200. Day Phone: ___________________________ Cell Phone: ___________________________ what inspires you Address: _____________________________________ City: ________________________________ State: __________ Zip: _______________ Email: _______________________________________ High School Name or Group Name (if applicable): _____________________________________________ a non-profit arts education organization Additional Group Members’ Names: _______________ _____________________________________________ _____________________________________________ _____________________________________________ Individual or Group Leader Signature: _____________________________________________ (Signature acknowledges all rules of Chalk Walk) 10 North Beaver Street Please mail registration form along with your mural York, PA 17401 concept(s) and registration fee of $20 to: 717.848.3200 Chalk Walk www.yorkarts.org c/o YorkArts 10 North Beaver Street York, PA 17401 REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS AUGUST 20, 2011. A Chalk Competition for High School Students & Adults what inspires you ABOUT CHALK WALK PRIZES Chalk Walk is an excit- The completed murals will be judged and prizes will be ing event designed to awarded as follows: celebrate the creativity of HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS (grades 9-12) artists and promote the “Top Chalk”: $200 Cash Prize & a Traveling importance of public art. Trophy for one year The sidewalks of down- ADULTS (age 18 & over) town York become an art- “Top Chalk”: $200 Cash Prize & a Traveling ist’s canvas and a place for Trophy for one year audiences to watch works of art being created before PEOPLE’S CHOICE their eyes. Money raised from the event will be used to A “people’s ChoiCe” award of $100 is given for the benefit youth art programs. mural that receives the most votes. Audience REGISTRATION YorkArts will be partnering with YorkFest to present members will be invited to vote for their favor- To participate in Chalk Walk, complete the registra- Chalk Walk on Saturday, August 27, 2011. The chalk ite Chalk Walk mural. The mural with the most tion form on reverse. Don’t forget to include a sketch murals will begin at the 100 block of West Market Street votes at the end of the day wins, so encourage or written description of your planned mural. and Pershing Avenue and will extend east on Market. your family and friends to come out and sup- port you! REGISTRATION FEE: $20 per mural (group or individual). HOW TO GET INVOLVED JUDGES’ CHOICE Mail registration form and mural concepts to: ARTISTS: All artists — professional, amateur and emerg- An award of $100 will be given at the discretion Chalk Walk ing — are encouraged to participate. Registration is of the judging panel. c/o YorkArts necessary to be eligible for prize money. Artwork will be 10 North Beaver Street judged in two age-based categories: Adults and High RULES FOR CHALK WALK York, PA 17401 School Students. Artists are encouraged to participate • Participants must be registered to be eligible for prizes. REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS AUGUST 20, 2011. as a group or individually; however, only one prize will • Participants should submit color slides, photos, or a be awarded per mural. color sketch of their idea; alternatively, participants may provide a brief written description of the concept ABOUT YORKARTS VOLUNTEERS: The success of this innovative effort lies in part with the generosity of its volunteers. Everyone is for the mural. YorkArts is a non-profit art invited to be a part of this great day. For details on how • Participants acknowledge that Chalk Walk may photo- education organization you can contribute, please contact Mindy at 717-848- graph or reproduce images of the artwork in any man- that exists to support the 3200 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. ner and the artist retains no ownership rights to the arts as a central part of photos or reproductions from that completed image. our community through awareness and education. • Artwork must be suitable for general public viewing YorkArts provides numer- and be free of advertising and logos. ous opportunities for dis- • Only solid chalk or chalk pastels can be used; no paints, advantaged children to participate in the art-making liquid chalk, airbrushing or fixative. process. Some of our projects include mosaic murals, • Artists are encouraged to sign their own name with- Art in the Park, and sidewalk chalk art. in the image and credit the original artist in case of a reproduction. • Sidewalk space will be available on a first come, first serve basis. Each space is approximately 8’ x 9’.
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