Butterfly Art Project

The Elizabethan Gardens is seeking artists to create original works of art upon a supplied medium to be displayed during the month-long Butterfly Festival held at The Elizabethan Gardens in Manteo, NC.

Artist consideration will be based on their long-term contributions to art in our community.

Art must be submitted by Monday, April 1, 2019. Complete this form if interested and send to director@elizabethangardens.org or send to The Elizabethan Gardens 1411 National Park Drive. TEG Butterfly Festival Art Project

Each artist will be given a wooden butterfly form as a blank canvas and asked to create a unique work of art. The finished work will on display outside throughout the Gardens during the month of the festival (April 2019). Medium may be painted in any style or manner or adorned with items permanently affixed to the form.

(artistic illustration of this project)

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