FLORENCE – The deadline for entry in Artistic Renderings of Youth is February 19. This is a juried exhibit of artwork open to students grades 7-12 from Colbert, Franklin, and Lauderdale counties. The exhibit runs March 1-31 at Kennedy-Douglass Center for the Arts in Florence. The exhibit and competition are coordinated by area art teachers. Schools may participate or students can enter on their own. Each student can enter up to three works. Entries are juried and, if accepted, are eligible for ribbons awarded in different grade level groupings. Works must be original and can be in any medium. All 2-dimensional entries must be matted or framed. Framed pieces and canvases must have hanging wire attached on the back.
For more details on entry rules, call Kennedy-Douglass Center for the Arts at 256-760-6379.
Kennedy-Douglass Center for the Arts is located at 217 East Tuscaloosa Street. It is open from 9am-4pm Monday through Friday, and Sunday from 1-4pm.