Announcements

                        

ALL TALENTED ART STUDENTS must bring 6 drawings to class for their first 
class after the holiday. Directions are listed in the HOMEWORK link.

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                             ART CLUB
                    Mandeville Junior High School
                       M. E. Bernard, Sponsor

               Applications are available in the office.
 

NEXT 2  MEETINGs: Tuesday, January 13 and 20
 
Meetings are held in Room 101 twice a month on scheduled Tuesday afternoons 
from 2:35 to 3:35. Students need to be picked up at the Villere Street 
entrance no later than 3:40. 
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SALAD DAY CONTEST INFORMATION	
                               
   January 23 - February 27, 2015 • Slidell Cultural Center at City Hall
Opening Reception: Friday, Jan. 23, 6 - 8 pm • 985.646.4375 • 
www.slidell.la.us
The City of Slidell presents
Please print neatly. Gray boxes are for offi ce use only.
Name ____________________________________________ Daytime Phone_______________
Address _____________________________________________ 
City ____________________ Zip Code ________ 
School __________________________Grade ____Age _____ Age Category_________
E-mail________________________________________________________________________

1. Title 
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Media _________________________________________________________ Size_________ 
Value* _________________ For Sale Not For Sale

2. Title 
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Media _________________________________________________________ Size_________ 
Value* _________________ For Sale Not For Sale

3. Title 
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Media __________________________________________________________Size_________ 
Value* _________________ For Sale Not For Sale

* Value is used to determine insurance value. Please include cost of artwork 
even if item is marked not for sale.
I certify that the artwork which I am hereby submitting to Salad Days is my 
own creation:
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Signature of artist
I hereby give my permission for the above named minor to enter Salad Days and
to have his/her photograph taken and used in publicity material for the City 
of Slidell:
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Signature of parent or guardian
Accepted Not Accepted
Accepted Not Accepted
Accepted Not Accepted

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St. Tammany Parish Student Juried Art Exhibition

DATES TO REMEMBER

THURSDAY & FRIDAY,
JANUARY 8 & 9
Art Delivery Days
Please deliver artwork, $5 entry
fee and completed prospectus to
the Slidell Cultural Center gallery,
located at 2055 Second Street, on
the first floor of City Hall. Delivery
days are Thursday, Jan. 8 from 1
p.m. to 6 p.m. or Friday, Jan. 30
from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.The gallery will
only be open during these hours.
No late entries will be accepted.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 16
Artist Notifications emailed
Artists will be notified by email of
acceptance or non-acceptance.
If you do not receive notification by
3 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 16, please
call our office at (985) 646-4375.

TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY,
JANUARY 20 & 21
Art Pickup Days
Artwork not selected by the juror
for entry into the exhibit must be
picked up on Tuesday, Jan. 20 from
1 to 6 p.m. or Wednesday, Jan. 21,
from 8:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. The gallery
will only be open only during these
hours. Artwork left 15 days past this
deadline becomes the property of
the City of Slidell.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 23
Opening Reception and
Award Presentation
Artists, family and friends are
invited to the opening reception,
from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Slidell
Cultural Center. Awards will be
presented at 6:45 p.m.

JAN. 28 - FEB. 27, 2015
Exhibit Open to the Public
Hours are Wednesday - Friday, 12
noon to 4 p.m. and Sat., March 8,
from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free admission.

MONDAY & TUESDAY,
MARCH 2 & 3
Art Pick Up Days
All artwork must be picked up on
Monday, March 2, from 1 to 6 p.m.
or Tuesday, March 3, from 8:15 a.m.
to 1 p.m. Work left 15 days past this
deadline becomes the property of
the City of Slidell.

CALL FOR ENTRIES: The City of Slidell and its Commission on the Arts are
sponsoring Salad Days, a juried exhibition of student artwork featuring St. 
Tammany Parish students. Young artists, ages 5 to 19, are encouraged to enter.

JUROR: This year’s juror is artist Christine Bandera of Carriere, Miss. An 
active artist since childhood, she currently works in watercolor, oil, 
ceramics, jewelry and photography. She earned her Bachelor of Science in art 
education from Missouri State University. She recently retired from teaching 
talented art at Northshore High School. Bandera is the winner of numerous 
awards in La. and Miss. and is represented by April’s Art studio in Picayune, 
Miss.

ENTRY: Entry is by original work only. No more than 3 entries per artist will 
be accepted.All artwork, with $5 flat entry fee and completed prospectus, 
must be delivered to the Slidell Cultural Center gallery, located at 2055 
Second Street on the first floor of City Hall, on Thursday, Jan. 8, from 1 to 
6 p.m. or Friday, Jan. 9, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The gallery will only be open 
during these hours. No late entries will be accepted.

NOTIFICATION: Students should receive Notification of acceptance/non-
acceptance will be emailed by Friday, Jan. 16. Artists who have not received 
notification by 3 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 16, should call (985) 646-4375. We 
will not respond to inquiry calls before this date.

ART PICK UP DAYS: Artwork not selected by the juror for entry into the show 
must be picked up on Tuesday, Jan. 20, from 1 to 6 p.m., or Wednesday, Jan. 
21 from 8:15 a.m. to 1p.m. Accepted work must remain in the gallery for the 
duration of the exhibit. At the close of the exhibit, artwork displayed in 
Salad Days must be picked up on Monday,March 2, from 1 to 6 p.m., or Tuesday, 
March 3, from 8:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. The gallery will be open only during these 
hours. Work left 15 days past this deadline becomes the property of the City 
of Slidell.

IMPORTANT NOTE: This is a juried exhibit. Due to the volume of entries 
received, not all works will be selected for display. The City of Slidell 
reserves the right to choose not to display any piece of artwork presented 
for exhibition in Salad Days. Entry fees are nonrefundable.

ELIGIBILITY: All K - 12 students between the ages of 5 and 19 residing in St. 
Tammany Parish are eligible (college students are not eligible). Each artist 
is limited to three entries.
Work will be judged in the following four age categories:
A 5 to 8 years of age
B 9 to 11 years of age
C 12 to 14 years of age
D 15 to 19 years of age
A $50 prize will be awarded to the first place winner in each age category. 
Each artist whohas work featured in the Salad Days exhibit will receive a 
certificate from the City of Slidell.

WORK REQUIREMENTS: Work may be submitted in all media. Hanging work
must not weigh more that 35 lbs. or exceed 48” in any direction. Work must be 
original,completed within the past two years, and not previously exhibited at 
the Slidell Cultural Center. Work need not be for sale. All work delivered 
must be dry. All work must be labeled on the back with title, artist’s name, 
age, phone number and an indication of the top of the piece. Glass or 
Plexiglas must cover works on paper. Simple framing is preferred.

HANGING REQUIREMENTS: The Slidell Cultural Center uses a wire system to
display all hangable works. Two-dimensional artwork must be prepared for 
hanging with a secured wire hanger - no claws, hooks or nails can be 
utilized. No work will be taped or glued to the walls. Wires or string taped 
to the work will not be accepted. Two-dimensional work that does not meet 
these requirements cannot be accepted. Three-dimensional work must be ready 
to exhibit. Installation pieces cannot be accepted.

LIABILITY: The City of Slidell will assume responsibility for damage or loss 
of entries(up to 50% of stated value, or $50, whichever is less) only for the 
period of time in which the artwork is in the gallery (between Jan. 8 and 
March 3, 2015). The City will not assume responsibility for work in transit 
or for work not picked up by the 1 p.m. deadline on March 3. Entry in this 
exhibit indicates an agreement that the Lendor will indemnify and hold
harmless the Lendee against any and all claims Lendor may have arising from 
the acts of third parties or acts of God.

QUESTIONS? Please call (985) 646-4375 or visit our websit