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Les Artistes du Bayou Art Contest & Exhibit at French Food Festival

Les Artistes du Bayou Art Contest & Exhibit at French Food Festival

Les Artistes du Bayou Art Guild will sponsor their Annual Art Contest & Exhibit at the French Food Festival on Friday, October 25th, Saturday, October 26th and Sunday, October 27th, in the Bouvier Room of the Larose Civic Center.

Registration will be held on Thursday, October 24 from 3 to 6 p.m., and on Friday October 25 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon.  The judging will begin at 1 p.m. on Friday.

Viewing is closed until all the ribbons are placed on Friday.

The "Oyster" is this year's theme category for cash awards. 

The adult division will be awarded $50 (1st place), $25 (2nd place), and $15 (3rd place).  The children division will be awarded $25 (1st place), 15 (2nd place) and $10 (3rd place).  The "Theme" paintings must be originals and not workshop paintings.

There is a category and a division for whatever you paint, and whatever you paint it on (Decorative). And as before there is the "Photography" category. The photo must be 8x10, and framed. 

Registration fee is $5 per painting or painted craft.  For the theme category it is $7 per painting. Remember the theme painting gives cash awards. 

For more information on guidelines and other pertinent information concerning the contest, call Carolyn (985) 258-1545 or Evelyn (985) 693-3810, between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.