Tour Agri-Art Tour 2020

A new initiative of the Eastern Ontario Agri-Food Network, which will pair host farms and agri-venues with artists and artisans. A map and interactive website map will draw visitors to the farms and agri-venues across Eastern Ontario including the county of Prescott-Russell, Stormont- Dundas-Glengarry and parts of Ottawa. It is an opportunity for artists and artisans (original fine crafts) to expose and sell their work at a farm or venue on the event weekend. Tour Agri-Art Tour 2020 will take place Sept 5-6-7, 2020.

Responsibility of the artist/artisan

  • The artist who agrees to be part of the Tour Agri-Art Tour 2020:
  • Work to pair themselves with a participating host farm or venue or be willing to be chosen by a hosting farm or venue
  • Must be present on September 5,6 and 7th for the duration of the event
  • Is responsible to bring all their equipment (materials for display at an outdoor event, lawn chair, table, canopy, etc.)
  • Be responsible for their own sales
  • Will have insurance for the event as specified in the contract for the event
  • Agree to other stipulation as set out by the contract- although this event is free for artist to register, they may be asked by the host farm or venue to share in the host fee ($150) or other event facility costs (portable toilet rental), these cost will be outlined in the contract
  • Agree to report summary of sales and number of visitors (This is important as reports are requirement of the grant received for this event)

Submission

  • Any artist /artisan wishing to participate in this call must:
  • Provide a brief description of the kind of work that they make (25 words or less) 
  • Complete and return the registration form

Important Dates

  • Information session Feb 11, 2020 Isidore Recreation Centre, 20 Arena Street, St-Isidore, Ontario, K0C 2B0
  • Registration forms must be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by March 10, 2020, at 12 noon
  • Matched with a host farm or agro-venue (with a signed contract) by March 10, 2020 so that their name can be included on the map.

 

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