Monday, July 28, 2014


 The Arts Council of Henderson County is looking for artists who are interested in demonstrating and selling their art or craft at the upcoming 55th annual Art on Main Festival, which will be held along downtown Hendersonville’s historic Main Street,October 4 & 5, 2014. Hours are 10am–5pm both days. 

Artists will be required to demonstrate on both days of the festival. The Arts Council is looking for candidates in media such as plein air painting, carving, wood turning, blacksmithing, spinning, jewelry, weaving, lampwork, etc.


Artists will be juried for this event and should submit three images (CD or prints) of finished pieces. The requirements for the booth will be included on the demonstrator’s application. The booth fee will be $50. The application is available on the Arts Council’s website,, or by emailing the Arts Council atThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Deadline for consideration is August 15, 2014. Applications may be dropped off or mailed to Arts Council office at 401 North Main Street, Ste. 302, Hendersonville, NC 28792.  

One of the region’s most popular outdoor arts festivals,Art on Mainfeatures both fine arts and fine crafts. Artists from throughout North and South Carolina, and many other states, will participate in the 2014Art on Main.

Art on Main is presented by the Arts Council of Henderson County with major support provided by Morris Broadband. Other supporters include Henderson County Tourism Development Authority, the City of Hendersonville, the Minor F. Watts Fund at the Community Foundation of Henderson County, Mast General Store, and Bold Life Magazine.

For more information contact The Arts Council at 828.693.8504 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .