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Fairbanks Gallery Hosts Ornament Competition


[Originally published at Downtown Association of Fairbanks. Republished with permission.]
purple_babule_backgroundIn preparation for the holiday season, 2 Street Gallery in downtown Fairbanks will hold their inaugural Art Ornament Show. Artists and craftspeople of all ages are invited to participate in the holiday ornament competition. 2 Street is an art gallery cooperative run by several Fairbanks artists.
All ornaments must be handmade and no larger than 5” in dimension. Up to three ornaments may be submitted for the $5 entry fee. The entrance deadline is Dec. 3 by 4:00 p.m.
The public will vote for their favorite ornament during the Dec. 6, First Friday unveiling. The winner will receive a $100 cash prize. The ornaments will be on display in the gallery from Dec. 6-29.
“Ornaments are just fun to make!” said Kate Wood, a member of the gallery. “[The event] is a chance for everyone to make an ornament,” she added.
For more information, call 455-4070.
[Jeremia Schrock is the communications coordinator for the Downtown Association of Fairbanks.]