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LOCATION: 1800 Portage St. The Noel Fine Art Center is on the campus of University of Wisconsin Stevens Point. There are entrances into the building on Portage St. and Isadore St. There are elevators near two entrances. See map of UWSP Campus in attachment
BOOTH SPACE NUMBERS:2019 Booth numbers coming soon
BOOTH MAP: FoA booth map.pdf
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BOOTH SPACES: Booth spaces are approx. 8’ deep x10’ wide. Due to the organic floor plan, some spaces are wider and shallower than this. If you have a display with fixed dimensions, please note on contract. We have very limited 10x10" spaces. Only booth displays with system simliar to Flourish Mesh Panel that require your tent frame will be given those 10x10"booth spaces.We have done our best to honor everyone’s space requests with the unique layout of the building.
Artists can set up starting at 3pm on Saturday April 6.
Artist Packets will be on information table on the second floor across for the Carlsten Gallery.
The Artist and Sponsor dinner is from 6-7:30pm at the UWSP Newman center. Please be aware that all FoA council members will be at the dinner from 5:30-7:30pm. There will be no assistance at the Noel Fine Art Center during those times
If requested, assistance will be available for Artist’s set-up, break down, unloading and loading and booth sitting
SUNDAY LOAD-IN STARTS AT 6:30 AM.
CHECK-IN- Please bring a copy of the artist info sheet to set-up. Check-in is upstairs at the information table in front of the Edna Carlsten Gallery on the second floor. Please sign up for a booth sitter if needed.
PARKING: Please move your vehicle to the farthest end of Parking Lot R across the street from the Noel Fine Art Building after load-in. All parking is free.
ARTIST LOUNGE: This is located behind the Edna Carlsten Gallery in Room 290. Coffee and breakfast will be available at 7:30am. Complimentary lunch and snacks will be available from 11am-2pm. The lounge will close at 2pm for clean-up. Adjoining kitchen will be available for retreat and snacks until 4pm.
ART RAFFLE: If you are participating in the Art Raffle, Please take your piece if you would like to donate to the art raffle table by 9am upstairs by the Carlsten Gallery. Your donation is greatly appreciated in helping fund awards for local fine art students.
FESTIVAL EVE BUFFET: All artists and their helpers are welcome to enjoy a buffet with fellow artists and sponsors at 6pm on Saturday April 6. Dinner is held at The Newman Center. Address: 2108 Fourth Ave in Stevens Point. Use Parking Lot T from Illinois Ave. The Newman Center is at the opposite end of Parking Lot T, on the corner of Reserve Street and 4th Ave.
SALES TAX IS 5.5%. We are in Portage County. Artists are responsible for collection and reporting sales tax.
SURVEY: Please fill out the artist survey. We will collect surveys at 3:30, and in trade the artist will receive a sweet treat.
SOCIAL MEDIA: Please like us on Facebook. www.facebook.com/StevensPointFoA/.com username:@StevensPointFoA or use hashtag #PointFoA, #StevensPointFoA, #PointFoa on Instagram. ▪ A digital postcard (pdf and jpeg format) is in Artist Packet to use to help advertise our event.
Contact Jessie Fritsch at 715-252-4125 or email@example.com if you have any further questions.
The 2020 Festival of the Arts date will be announced on Facebook and our website in the Fall.
Artist Awards: Juried by: TBD
based on overall quality, not by category
one- Best of Show ($300)