heArt of Mt. Helix info/entry forms

11h Annual heART of Mt. Helix celebration!
4 Jan 2018

2018 heArt of Mt. Helix info/entry forms

Premier annual gala benefiting Mt. Helix Park

The annual heART event remains one of the most awaited events on Mt. Helix raising critical funds for Park operations and entertaining more than 500 guests.

Join us for “The Party on the Hill” as Mt. Helix Park features another spectacular year of dancing under the stars with the Mighty Untouchables, samplings from local restaurants, breweries and wineries, live music on two stages, live art demonstrations, live and silent auction items and more!  Visit our heART of Mt Helix page for updates on ticket information and participating restaurants and artists.

Saturday, August 11  5:00PM – 11:00PMoil painting Mt. Helix


Juror: Elaine Harvey


Entries due Friday July 6, 2018  11 a.m. – 6 p.m. @ Nainsook Framing + Art

2018 heART of Mt. Helix Juried Art Show Juror: Elaine Harvey / Gallery Sponsor: Nainsook Framing + Art
Click on this link for more info on Elaine Harvey and to view her art  Elaine Harvey, Artist
Click here to view the Mt. Helix Event Website and to purchase additional tickets for the event.
Theme: …………… All things Mt. Helix including parks, people & events
Media: ………………. Oil, Acrylic, Watercolor, Pastel, Pencil, Ink, Charcoal + Photography
Format: …………….. Framed artwork no larger than 1435 sq. inches
Cash Prizes: ……… 1st place $350 / 2nd place $250 / 3rd place $150
(2) Honorable Mentions and (1) People’s Choice will also be awarded All winners will be given one complementary ticket to the heART event (value $100) where their artwork will be on display for sale. All chosen art will also be displayed at Nainsook framing + art from July 14h – August 25th, 2018. 20% of any art sales will be donated to the Mt. Helix Park Foundation if sold at the 2018 heART or during the period displayed at Nainsook framing + art.
The winning image should reflect a recognizable representation of a person, place, thing, or event found within the Mt. Helix Community.
Entry Form Entries $25 for 1st entry and $10 for each entry thereafter – Maximum 3 per person. Make checks payable to: Mt. Helix Park Foundation

Entry Forms available at drop off

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Entry due: Friday, July 6, 2018 11 – 6 p.m. Juror – Elaine Harvey
All entries to be delivered with completed application and entry fee on Friday, July 6th from 11-6 p.m. to Nainsook framing + art, 8130 La Mesa Blvd.
Unaccepted work must be picked up Tuesday, July 10th from 11-6 p.m.
The awards ceremony and reception will be held at Nainsook framing + art on Saturday, July 14th from 6 -8 p.m. The gallery show will be up at Nainsook from July 14th – Aug. 25th. Artists must pick up their art Aug. 28th or 29th between 11 – 6 p.m.
Artists will be asked to sign an image release to the Mt. Helix Park Foundation for their award winning artwork for marketing applications via print, social and electronic media.  All awarded art will be transported to the heART of Mt. Helix Annual Fundraiser on Sat Aug 13 to be for viewing and potential sale.
For more information, contact Executive Director Nicole Roberts at 619-741-4363.