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Three Rivers Festival - CHALK WALK

  • Venue: Fort Wayne Museum of Ar
  • Presented by: Fort Wayne Museum of Art
  • Dates: July 8, 2017 - July 9, 2017
  • Address: 311 East Main Street Fort Wayne, IN 46802
  • Times: 11:00 AM
  • Admission: Free for spectators
2017-07-08 11:00 AM 2017-07-09 11:00 AM Three Rivers Festival - CHALK WALK <div><strong>Chalk Walk </strong></div> <div>Saturday, July 8, 2017</div> <div>Sunday, July 9, 2017</div> <div> </div> <div>Chalk Walk entertains, engages, and educates the 22,000 viewers who flock to see the spectacle unfold.  The event is based on an Italian tradition of street painting that dates to the 16th century, known as i madonnari (street painters). Using pastels, artists may choose to reproduce existing artworks or create their own in their designated square. Held in conjunction with the Three Rivers Festival, Chalk Walk is truly a community event and draws on the amazing talents of area, regional and national artists. Individuals and families with no training in art are especially encouraged to participate.</div> <div> <p>Prizes are awarded to winners in each Chalk category. Winners are chosen by a panel of judges from FWMoA and the community.</p> </div> <div>Visit <a href="http://www.fwmoa.org/">www.fwmoa.org</a> for more information. </div> <div> </div> <div>Fort Wayne Museum of Art</div> <div>311 Main Street</div> <div> </div> <div> </div> <div> </div> 311 East Main Street Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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Chalk Walk
Saturday, July 8, 2017
Sunday, July 9, 2017
 
Chalk Walk entertains, engages, and educates the 22,000 viewers who flock to see the spectacle unfold.  The event is based on an Italian tradition of street painting that dates to the 16th century, known as i madonnari (street painters). Using pastels, artists may choose to reproduce existing artworks or create their own in their designated square. Held in conjunction with the Three Rivers Festival, Chalk Walk is truly a community event and draws on the amazing talents of area, regional and national artists. Individuals and families with no training in art are especially encouraged to participate.

Prizes are awarded to winners in each Chalk category. Winners are chosen by a panel of judges from FWMoA and the community.

Visit www.fwmoa.org for more information. 
 
Fort Wayne Museum of Art
311 Main Street
 
 
 

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