FFOYA House is seeking young visual artists, writers and musicians interested in sharing their work as part of our "Art is Our Voice!" Young Artist BG Gallery Hop Show Dec. 1, sponsored by Artworks Inc. Participants should be between the ages of 12 and 19 years old and attend a middle or high school in the region.
Visual art: The art show is open to work in any medium, and artists may submit as many pieces as they want. Artists interested in showing their work, should send a photo to firstname.lastname@example.org with "Young Artists" in the subject line and the following information: name, age, school, materials used, and a few sentences about how you use art as your voice. Send email with photos no later than Sunday, Nov. 26. All artwork must be finished and delivered to FFOYA House by Wednesday, Nov. 29.
Poets/writers: There will be a poetry and prose reading during the Dec. 1 event, hosted by professional writers. Students may read any original work of poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction or other hybrid genre. Writers interested in sharing their work can email email@example.com with "Young Poets" in the subject line to sign up. There will be an open mic reading during the event to sign up the night of the reading as well, if time is available.
Musicians: Singer-songwriters interested in performing at the event should email firstname.lastname@example.org with "Young Musicians" in the subject line. Include a link to a recording or video of your music in the email.
This event is part of the official BG Gallery Hop. It is family friendly, open to people of all ages and free to attend. Doors open at 5 p.m. for the art show reception and close at 9 p.m. The poetry/prose readings and other performances will start at 6 p.m. Facebook invite here: https://www.facebook.com/events/158349668232054