Artist Opportunities

Each spring, the Congressional Institute sponsors a nationwide high school visual art competition to recognize and encourage artistic talent in the nation and in each congressional district. Since the Artistic Discovery competition began in 1982, more than 650,000 high school students have participated. Students submit entries to their...

This year's HeART of Tipton Art Festival will take place Saturday, May 13th from 10am - 4pm.  The Tipton Art Guild will have members and non-members showing, demonstrating, and selling art downtown as part of the many festivities going on that day.  Tent spaces are...

Conner Prairie is looking for a creative, energetic, outgoing person who is interested in interpreting historic blacksmithing and carpentry techniques in 1836 Prairietown. If you are interested in applying, contact Nathan Allen a allen@connerprairie.org or call 317-776-6000 x 276....

New this year! The 2017 Nickel Plate Arts Maker Faire will showcase the works of our talented local artisans and makers on Saturday, June 17th from 11am - 6pm on the downtown Noblesville Courthouse Square. Replacing the Nickel Plate Arts Festival, this event will happen in conjunction with St. Michael's...

Sign up now for the most magical, mystical, magnificent contest of the year! Fairyville’s population is BOOMING and there’s a fairy house shortage! Help homeless fairies by becoming a fairy architect and building the best house possible. All you have to do is fill out the form below and...

The Hamilton County Artist’s Association (HCAA) and its sponsors proudly present the HCAA annual Art Fair On The Square. The event is by invitation only, based on artist applications submitted for jurying. If you would like to be considered, please complete the application below and ensure...

Indiana’s premier art, food experience needs volunteers INDIANAPOLIS (Feb. 11, 2017) – If you enjoy exceptional, one-of-a-kind Indiana art and artisan food and wine, you will want to volunteer for the seventh annual Indiana Artisan Marketplace, March 25-26 in the Exposition Hall at the Indiana State...

The 2017 HCAA Visual Arts Major Scholarship guidelines and application form are now available! Two scholarships of $1,000 will be awarded in the Spring 2017, for school year 2017-2018. The 2017 scholarship awards are made possible by a generous gift from Ken Bloomhorst in memory of his wife Roberta “Birdie” Bloomhorst and...

Uncork your creativity for this artist opportunity that is sure to please your palate! Nickel Plate Arts and Blackhawk Winery & Vineyard are pleased to announce the inaugural Blackhawk Winery Wine Label Art Contest. One selected artist will be featured on the first edition art-themed wine label...

Artists: we want to hear from you! If you have ideas you'd like to share with us, things you'd like to see from us, or want more information about volunteering with us, please plan to attend our annual Artist Meeting on Tuesday, March 7th here at Nickel...