Summer’s Gone, But Stage Is Already Being Set for 25th Anniversary of  Garden Walk Buffalo in 2019

Call Now Out for 2019 Garden Walk Buffalo Artwork Submission

News from the Organizers of Garden Walk Buffalo

Posted September 28th, 2018 on Niagara At Large

Buffalo, New York – In 2019 Garden Walk Buffalo will celebrate 25 years as America’s largest Garden Walk. We are looking for submissions of original artwork to promote the 2019 event, which will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 27 and 28, 2019.

This is an opportunity to share your artwork with hundreds of local gardeners and thousands of visitors.

Entries are due Jan. 31, 2019.

Artwork should communicate:

On the artwork front, here is the winning poster for this past July’s Garden Walk Buffalo 2018

  • Descriptives: Gardens, flowers, creativity, neighborhood
  • 25th Anniversary: you may choose to incorporate the number “25” into your artwork if applicable. It is not a requirement to do so, but an option.
  • Garden Walk Buffalo is the largest garden tour in the U.S and one of Buffalo’s most anticipated summer events.
  • It attracts thousands of visitors to Buffalo’s Westside to tour more than 400 creative urban gardens.
  • Garden Walk Buffalo shatters expectations of Buffalo city living, it promotes neighborhood beautification, and instills community pride.

You may enter any form of painting (any medium, any style — traditional to contemporary), drawings, photography, illustrations, sculpture or mixed media work. Your submission is limited to five entries.

Some of the great posters from the past, featuring artwork submitted to the organizers of Garden Walk Buffalo by people in and around the region.

Keep your artwork simple; it needs to reproduce well on a variety of materials.
Do not put any type/logos on artwork (other than “25”, which is optional). All details of the event will be added later.

Artwork should be considered “wearable and saleable” for both men and women.
Artwork will be reproduced on a variety of mediums and sold to promote Garden Walk Buffalo

All use of the artwork will be at the discretion of Garden Walk Buffalo.

Submit a digital file of your artwork, not to exceed 25MB. Please zip/compress large files. The preferred size of the file is 8×10 inches at 300dpi.  Include a short biography of yourself and an explanation on why your artwork would be particularly appropriate to Garden Walk Buffalo’s event.

Email your entry to gardenwalkbuffalo@yahoo.com . Include ART ENTRY in the subject line. If possible zip your files.

Garden Walk Buffalo is the largest garden tour in the United States. More than 400 residences and businesses throughout the west side of Buffalo open their creative urban gardens for tens of thousands of visitors from around the U.S., Canada and abroad.

More information can also be found at www.GardenWalkBuffalo.com

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