Chalk Art Competition

The Petaluma Arts Center and The Petaluma Downtown Association are proud to announce the return of Petaluma Art & Garden Festival Chalk Art Competition. This fun competition takes place on Sunday, July 8th from 11 am – 4 pm and is open to artists of all ages. Winners selected by Petaluma Arts Center Judge panel. Prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each category (children, amateurs and professionals).

Participants are suggested to register by July 3. Walk- ups are welcome.

The competition will be held on B Street between 4th and 5th Street (by the Petaluma Museum).

Drawing Size and entry fee for three different levels of competition:

Children 4’x4’ space $5.00 entry fee
Amateurs 4’x6’ space $10.00 entry fee
Professionals 4’x6’ space $15.00 entry fee

Participants responsible for own supplies:

Solid Non-Toxic Chalk Pastels ONLY – NO OIL PASTELS OR PAINT OF ANY KIND*
Water Spray Bottle
Rags
Something to sit on – stool, gardening pad
Other suggestions – hat, sunscreen, whisk broom, drinking water

Images must be family friendly. No lewd, political or commercial images allowed. No stenciling allowed. You may purchase multiple squares, but only one entry allowed into competition. A limited supply of chalk will be available for purchase at the Arts Center’s booth on the day of the event.

Competition Schedule:
10:30am – Artist Check In
11am-3pm – Drawing Time
3:30pm – Voting Ends
4pm – Winner Announced from Main Stage

Additional Information
707 762 5600 • info@petalumaartscenter.org