The 2014 UW-WC Festival of Arts will be held on Saturday, April 5, 2014 from 10am - 4pm. Admission and parking are free to this annual campus-wide event.
Juried Arts & Crafts Show
Over 55 exhibitors! List of Artists
Student Art Contest
All entries receive a certificate and small prize. Top entries will receive an additional prize at the awards ceremony that takes place at noon during the Festival in the campus theatre.
Two levels of wonderful local products ranging from bread and baked goods, candy, cheese, ice cream, honey, jellies, kettlecorn, and uniquely preserved sauces and goodies, fresh fruits and vegetables, nuts, sausage & lots more!
Photo Contest Display
All entries in UW-WC's Photo Contest will be on display in the campus library, beginning March 24. The top 15 winners will be on display in the Art Gallery from April 5 through April 12 and then moved to the front lobby.
Noon, Campus theatre - second floor
Student Artwork & Photography Contest awards
Includes slide show of all student artwork on display!
Awards presented by UW-WC Dean, Dr. Alan Paul Price and WCCF Director, Iva Thelen
1:00pm: Slinger High School - Vocal Jazz
Directed by Heather Peters
2:00pm: Erin Public School, Hartford -Beginning Band
Directed by Ryan Meisel
3:00pm: Silverbrook Middle School, West Bend - Jazz Band
Directed by Heidi Baumann-Schuppel
Art & Garden Seminars
Free Admission - room 228
10:30am: The Art of Displaying Art
Presented by: Graeme Reid, Director of Collections/Exhibitions, Wisconsin Museum of Art
11:30am: Fairy & Miniature Gardens
Presented by: Steve Bemis, Upland Springs Floral, Adell
1:00pm: The Art of Garden Photography
Presented by: Drake Fleege, Powder Hill Photography, Hartford
Make & Take It - Art Projects for Kids
Sponsored by Schauer Arts Center, Hartford
Materials, instructions and demonstrations are provided for all projects!
Free - sign up outside room 246.
Space is limited to 25 students per session (first come, first serve).
10:00am - 10:45am Ages 5K-7
Asian Painting. Children can choose to paint bamboo, fish and flowers on watercolor paper.
11:00am - 12:00pm: Ages 7-8
Bunnies & flowers for spring! Students will learn the steps in painting both of these endearing subjects.
1:00pm - 2:15pm: Ages 9-10
Modern Art comes alive with bold colors and shapes within shapes.
2:30pm - 4:00pm Ages 11-13
Surrealistic Art. An explanation and small presentation followed by students choosing to create a famous surrealistic painting or design one of their own.