ArtLocal Art Show Presented By ArtsConnect™

Artlocal Artshow 2023

ArtsConnect brings the community together with a two-day celebration of the arts. This year the show will be at The Grove Event Center, themed as a 1920's-30's speakeasy with swing jazz by The Limehouse Ramblers on Friday night!  

The Grove is  located at 9158 Winton Road, Building B. (Behind the Arts Center)  The beautiful event center will will hold a gallery of artwork from residents of the community and surrounding cities.  
 The art show will kick off on Friday, October 6 with the themed evening artist reception. (Artwork is not themed - just the venue)  We will embrace The Grove's history of a 1930's open air dance hall and reminisce to the days of speakeasies.  We encourage you to dress the theme if you like!  Meet the artists, enjoy desserts and live music, and show your support of ArtsConnect in the silent auction and raffle. An artist awards ceremony will be held at 9pm.   Most of the artwork will be available for sale with full proceeds going directly to the local artists.
 The gallery will reopen on Saturday, October 7 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  for art lovers to take a closer look,  and enjoy or purchase the art at their leisure. In addition to the show, you can set an appointment for fairy hair. (10 strands for $25.)
 Book your appointment early HERE.

 All ArtLocal artwork will be entered for the show's three cash awards; 1st place will win $250, 2nd place will win $100 and 3rd place will win $50. The award announcements will be made on Friday, October 6 at 9p.m.   A ribbon will be awarded for "People's Choice" on Saturday. 
 Guest admission to attend the art show either day is free.

Call To Artists:

3 pieces of Artwork
 $45 When You Enter Before September 1
 $50 When You Enter On Or After September 2
 No Entries After Sept 25


*You must know the three artworks' title, price, medium and size at the time of registration. 

I am an artist:

Have you ever wanted to show your artistic talent, but have been too intimidated to try? We want to take that fear away by inviting all artists in the community to show up to three pieces of art in the ArtLocal art show. This is a non-juried show that will celebrate art in all levels of ability. Your art will be on display for two days and you may sell your work.

Submitting Art to ArtLocal:

When registering, artists will first need to set up an ArtsConnect Account. Second, click on "Register Here".  Artists will need to know what they plan to show, the medium used and the selling price, if applicable. These questions will be asked at the checkout. 

Artwork is not required to be on sale. All sales will be handled by ArtsConnect and paid to the artist in full. - A 4% fee will be retained by ArtsConnect for credit card transactions. ArtsConnect does not collect a commission from sold works. A donation to the silent auction is greatly appreciated.

Categories of art include: original clay or porcelain ceramics, digital art, drawing, fiber, glass, jewelry, metal works, mixed media, painting, photography, print making, sculpture and wood.  We are unable to accept art over 4 ft in height. All art should be prepared, ready to hang with a wire. Unframed drawings, prints or photographs (etc.) can be hung with push pins. If any artwork is deemed inappropriate for a child, we will NOT display it. 

Turning in Art For the Show
Artwork that has been registered is to be dropped off at the Grove Wednesday, October 4 between the hours of 10am - 4pm. Any unsold work must be picked up at the The Grove on Saturday, October 7 between the hours of 2pm -4pm. We will not be able to store any artwork. Please ask a trusted friend or family member to drop off or pick up art if you are unable to .  

Please label the back of EACH piece of art with masking tape. Include your name, artwork title and price on the back of your art.

ArtsConnect will create your artist tags for you. Please check the spelling of your entries when you register for the event. The tags will be printed in the same manner that your registered the artwork title, price and media.

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Friday, October 6, 2023

Artists Reception, Gallery, Awards and Cash Bar open to all. 

Grove Event Center
 9158 Winton Road, Building B

7:00 - 10:00 p.m.

• Exhibit Open

• Live Music by the Limehouse Ramblers

• Meet the Artists, Shop the Art

• Split the Pot 

• Silent Auction & Raffle

• Awards (9pm)

• Complimentary Dessert Bar

• Cash/Credit Bar

Saturday,October 7, 2022

Gallery Open 10:00a.m. - 2:00 p.m.


ArtLocal Committee Members Needed

Are you an expert in running art shows, advertising, set design, graphic design, or gathering silent auction donations? We need all hands on deck for this exciting, fun-filled community event and YOU are what we are looking for! Volunteers are needed for everything from event planning to set up. If you have a skill to share and have time to give, please call Kim at 728-4262.


Volunteers For Art Show Needed. Sign up to volunteer here



I understand that the Springfield Township Arts and Enrichment Council will only generally supervise the location in which submitted artwork is displayed and that no security or personnel will be provided to particularly safeguard the artwork submitted. I understand that there is a possibility that the artwork I submit may be damaged or stolen during this event, and I hereby voluntarily release and hold harmless The Springfield Township Arts and Enrichment Council, Springfield Township, and the officers, employees, agents, and volunteers of each of them from any and all liability for any damage to, or loss of, any of my accepted artwork, whether such damage or loss is foreseeable or unforeseeable.

Program advertisements help support this event and the Springfield Township Arts and Enrichment Council activities. For program advertisement information, please call 522-2108. Silent auction donations are also needed. Call Kimberlee Flamm at 728-4262 for additional details.

$25 Name in the Program
$50 Quarter Page Advertisement (5.5"W x 2"H)
$100 Half Page Advertisement (5.5W" x 4"H)
$200 Full Page Advertisement (5.5"W x 8.5"H")
All ads are color
200 printed programs
Event sponsorships of $250 include a full page ad, logo placement within the framed art area, support listed online.