artists wanted for Abilene festival exhibit

Works of  art are being sought for inclusion in the 5 Star Arts Festival in Abilene.

The exhibit is open to all artists, and all entries must be original in interpretation and composition. Submissions are due by Wednesday.

Salina-based artist Karla Prickett, former director of the Smoky Hill River Festival Fine Art Show, will serve as juror for the exhibit. Amenities provided to artists will include a welcome reception, breakfast, free parking, 24-hour security, and volunteers to assist with loading and unloading.

Showcase dates are Sept. 26-27. Other festival events include live entertainment, food vendors and children’s activities.

More information is available by contacting or by visiting 5StarArts on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.