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Posted on: October 6, 2017

150 BRUSH STROKES LOOKING FOR STUDENT ARTISTS

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Local youth artists are invited to submit an original piece of art the Town’s 150 Brush Strokes project.

Works will be judged and the top three entries will receive funding towards their art education.

The 150 Brush Strokes project has been running all year as part of Cochrane’s Canada 150 celebrations. One artist each month have been working on pieces that depict specific Cochrane landmarks. The finished paintings are on display at Cochrane’s Visitor Information Centre.

All the 150 Brush Strokes paintings are for sale, with proceeds going towards the student scholarship awards.

Grade 12 students in Cochrane are invited to submit artwork that meets the submission criteria:

  • size: 12 x 16 (gallery-wrapped canvas)
  • medium: any
  • theme: anything connected to Cochrane

Students are invited to submit artwork to Cochrane’s Visitor Information Centre at 521 First Street West along with their contact information and description of the piece (form available on cochrane.ca/VIC). Submission deadline is 4:30pm, Tuesday October 31.

Submissions will be judged by other 150 Brush Strokes artists. Winners will be announced at the ClubHouse Art Walk on Saturday November 18.

More info and submission form
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