Youth Art FAQ
Can I submit artwork even if I don't qualify to win the Lone Star Artist Award?
Absolutely! You may also win awards and recognition wherever your talent lies, whether it be 3D art, pottery, pen & ink, oil, or watercolor. Artwork of any size or medium is acceptable for the Youth Art in the Square exhibit.
Can I sell my art at the festival?
You may indeed sell your artwork. It is your responsibility as the artist to set a price, contact the buyer and complete the sale in a timely manner.
Event volunteers are not able to coordinate a sale on your behalf.
How many pieces may I submit?
Up to three (3) pieces may be entered by one artist.
Do I have to volunteer for the festival if I submit artwork?
Part of the Youth Art Program is a request for these young artists to volunteer for a two-hour shift at the Youth Art tent. Many time slots are available to suit your schedule. Online signup will be available on this web site beginning in March.
Can I submit artwork if I have participated in previous years?
Yes. We also accept works submitted for other contests outside of this event.
How do I know if my artwork has been accepted?
We will publish a list of accepted youth artists and artwork titles on this web site on April 19, 2019 by 5 p.m. Our Art In The Square Facebook page will also indicate when this list is published.
How will I know if my artwork has been selected to win an award?
Award ribbons will be attached to artwork by noon.on Saturday. Awards are presented on Sunday at 2 pm.