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The Muscarelle Museum Chalk Art Competition during My First W&M Weekend
September 4 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Williamsburg, VA 23185 United States + Google Map
Your registration is FREE if you participate on September 4th as part of My First W&M Weekend! Compete for fun AND $5900 in Cash Prizes! Your registration is FREE if you participate on September 4th as part of My First W&M Weekend! Compete for fun AND $5900 in Cash Prizes!
- Register in advance OR drop by day of! (make sure you register via TribeLink in order to have the waived $20 registration fee).
- By participating during My First W&M weekend, the registration fee is waived and all chalk and grid supplies will be provided – all you need to do is show up (registration in advance is requested, but not required).
Here are some pro tips to consider!
- It’s helpful but not essential if one person has some artistic confidence & skill
- Did we mention the cash prizes??? 1st Prize: $2500; 2nd Prize: $1500; 3rd Prize: $1000 and 3 honorable mentions of $300
- Chalk drawings are 8×8 feet
- It will take a 10-person group about 90 minutes to complete their work and a 5-person group about 2 hours
- Muscarelle staff will provide grid layout for images OR you can pick your own image from the permanent collection of the Muscarelle Museum of Art. More info on choosing an image at: https://muscarelle.wm.edu/chalkart/images/
- If you can’t make it on September 4th, you can still participate with friends ANY TIME before September 6th. Simply register at this link: https://muscarelle.wm.edu/chalkart/register/ (registration fee not waived but participation still encouraged!)
We can’t wait to see you out in front of the Crim Dell as part of My First W&M Weekend. If you want to learn more about the competition, you check it out at: https://muscarelle.wm.edu/chalkart/