ARTISTS SOUGHT Anchor’s Away Public Art Exhibit in Lake Geneva and Walworth Co is Looking for Artists

The details… Back by popular demand, Special Methods in Learning Equine Skills, Inc. (SMILES) is planning a public art exhibition to set sail for Walworth County, WI in June, 2011. The “Anchor’s Away” Public Art Project will feature over 100 masterfully painted fiberglass sailboats and woodies, or replicas of a classic wooden boat. The Anchor’s Away Artist Review Panel is currently seeking artist proposals for the boats.

The fiberglass boats will serve as elegant canvases for local, regional and national artisans to express their creativity. The sailboat sculpture is 50” high, 48” long and 20” wide; the woodie sculptures measure 10” high, 36” long and 12” wide. Anyone with an artistitc bent or imaginative vision may submit a proposal to decorate one of these gracefully sculptured vessels to the Anchor’s Away Artist Review Panel before March 17th, 2011. To obtain an Anchor’s Away Artist Proposal Packet or Sponsorship Packet, visit the SMILES web site at or call 262 882-3470. Once the Review Panel has accepted the proposals, artisans will have three months to complete their exclusive designs.

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Contact name: Kathy J. Hansen