Carmel Arts and Design District


Schedule of Activities | Entry Fees & Awards | Carmel on Canvas Rules


Entry Fees & Awards

On-site registration begins at Hoosier Salon, 22 N. Range Line Road, Carmel, IN 46032, starting Friday, September 15th at 8:30 a.m.

CARMEL ON CANVAS PLEIN AIR PAINT OUT - SEPTEMBER 15, 16 & 17
Carmel on Canvas Plein Air Paint Out provides artists with 3 days of plein air painting in the Carmel Arts & Design District. There are 4 divisions; professional, non-professional, teen and children. There will be more than $13,000 in total prizes.

Friday, September 15th
> 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. - All Day Plein Air Paint Registration & Canvas Stamping
Hoosier Salon, 22 N. Range Line Road, Carmel, IN 46032


Saturday, September 16th
QUICK PAINT 1 – Carmel Farmers Market
Registration & Check-in at Carmel Farmers Market, 5 Center Green, Carmel, IN 46032
> 8 – 9 a.m. - Quick Paint 1 Registration & Canvas Stamping
Carmel Farmers Market, 5 Center Green, Carmel, IN 46032
Tent located by the Tarkington Theater entrance
> 9 a.m. - Quick Paint 1 Starts
> 10:30 a.m. – Quick Paint 1 painting must be turned in at Judging Tent
> 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. – Quick Paint 1 “Community Choice” Judging, Awards to Follow

ALL DAY PLEIN AIR PAINT
> 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Day-of Registration & Canvas Stamping
Hoosier Salon, 22 N. Range Line Road, Carmel, IN 46032
> 4 – 5 p.m. – Plein Air Painting Turn In
Artists’ Lane – Main & 2nd Ave. NW
ARTWORK WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED BETWEEN 4 & 5 P.M.
> 5 p.m. – All Day Plein Air Reception
> 6 p.m. – Tents Closed for Judging
> 7 p.m. – All Day Plein Air Award Ceremony
> 8 – 9 p.m. – Public Viewing
> 9 p.m. – Tent Closed (all paintings must be picked up)


Sunday, September 17th
QUICK PAINT 2 - Carmel Arts & Design District
> 10 – 11 a.m. – Quick Paint 2 Registration & Canvas Stamping
Artists’ Lane – Main & 2nd Ave. NW
> 11 a.m. – Quick Paint 2 Starts - Carmel Arts & Design District
> 12:30 p.m. – Quick Paint 2 painting must be turned in at Artists’ Lane for Judging
> 1 p.m. – Quick Paint 2 Judging at Artists’ Lane, Awards to Follow
> 2 – 6 p.m. – CARMEL ON CANVAS ART FAIR*
Artists’ Lane – Main & 2nd Ave. NW

*Registered Carmel on Canvas All Day Plein Air artists are eligible to sell their art at the Carmel on Canvas Art Fair. There are a limited number of spots available – first come, first served.
PLEASE NOTE: Artists may show only their own art. Please provide your own easels and displays for your art. Artists may begin set-up on Sunday at 9 a.m.; however, artists are responsible for their own items.
Please see Entry Fees & Awards page for more information and to register for the Carmel on Canvas Art Fair.

Carmel on Canvas Kids Zone
Saturday, September 16th, Time TBD
Do you know of a young, budding artist? Come visit us at the Carmel on Canvas Kids Zone! We have two locations available for some kid-friendly art fun. The Kids Zone is FREE to the public.

Purchase Awards
Carmel on Canvas artists have the opportunity to compete for Purchase Awards by painting the sponsoring business’s establishment and winning the listed monetary prize. Purchase Awards paintings are not included in the Plein Air Paint Out Awards entry or prize money, only Purchase Award prize money. Winners will be chosen on Saturday night.
Thank you to the following Carmel Arts & Design District businesses for offering Purchase Awards at the 2016 event:

Bazbeaux Pizza - $400
Highgarden Real Estate - $400
Bub’s Burgers and Ice Cream - $250
Agave - $200
Greek’s Pizzeria - $200
PNC Bank - $200
Restyled - $200

> Click here for a printable PDF registration form.(Online Registration Coming Soon)

Form

New info for our 2017 Carmel on Canvas Event!
Rooms available at Staybridge Suites at $107 a night - blocked Sept 14-19 with a drop date of Aug 18th, 2017. Ask for “Carmel on Canvas” block of rooms when calling direct at (317) 582-1500.

Staybridge Suites
10675 N. Pennsylvania Street Indianapolis, Indiana 46280 United States
317-582-1500

See the 2016 event page by clicking here.

 


Schedule of Activities | Entry Fees & Awards | Carmel on Canvas Rules

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