March 24, 2013: Paint Nite 1 Year Anniversary Charity and Painting Competition Event!
Event: Paint Nite 1 Year Anniversary Charity and Painting Competition Event!
Location: Ned Devine's
Time: 4:00 pm
**This is a competition for a $1,000 prize pool**
Limited to the first 150 artists. Sign up today before it sells out!
Free to the general public to come and watch.
The $45 artist entry fee into the competition includes 1 free drink per entry and all painting supplies (see below).
4 PM: 2 hour "freestyle" competition to see who's the best artist in Boston.
(DJ Iron Man Dave will be spinning tunes for added inspiration)
6 PM: 1 hour silent auction where the artist will get half of the selling price and the other half will go to charity (Brain Tumor Society and Artists for Humanity).
To level the playing field, all contestants that enter will be required to use ONLY the supplies provided by Paint Nite which include:
-16 x 20 canvas.
-Set of 5 brushes.
-Acrylic paint- Primary colors ONLY- Black, White, Red, Yellow, and Blue
-Table top easel
-A plastic water cup
You can use visual guides to help you paint but you will not be able to bring your own paints, brushes or canvases.
All artists must agree to put their painting into the silent auction at the end of the competition.
The artist will get 1/2 of the auction selling price.
The other 1/2 will be donated to the National Brian Tumor Society.
Judges will be local Art Gallery owners, Art professors, On-line Art Magazine owner Ross Gronold from OTSTE.com. Winning artists will have the opportunity highlight their art to a larger audience.
1st place: $500
2nd place: $250
3rd place: $150
Honorable mention: $100
Venue: Ned Devine's
Situated among the cobbled pathways of historic Quincy Market, Ned Devine’s is a Faneuil Hall favorite for its lively happy hour and vibrant nightlife. A single destination for food, fun and entertainment, Ned Devine’s offers a cozy, upper level dining room and spacious dance floor for revelers to rock out each weekend.
1 N Market St, Boston, MA 02109
Easy to get to from the highway off of I-93.
T-stop Government Center/ Haymarket
Lots of parking garages in the area.
Artist: One night only!
There will be multiple artists live painting during the event. This is a unique night and not like any other Paint Nite event.