Painting the peek-a-boo wall at Artrageous 2018. [Photo courtesy Dave Huff]

The 31st Artrageous Children Artwork Competition will glimpse different this year, but Dare County Arts Council is making sure that the group will be able to working experience the annual party in 2020.

Immediately after remaining postponed in Might, Artrageous will embrace virtual learning this drop and be “Remotely Reimagined” into a two-element function, which include three generate-thrus with cost-free art kits for youngsters to acquire dwelling and a digital artwork demonstrate that includes visual, undertaking and literary arts by Dare County learners. 

“We feel in the incredibly important role that art and creativity engage in in education,” said Dare County Arts Council Method Director Jessica Sands. “Our hope is to inspire learners to be imaginative, honor the committed art, audio and theater academics in Dare County who are training remotely for the duration of a pandemic, and share astounding artwork with the entire group.”

The Artrageous Artwork Kit Travel-Thrus will consider put at Cape Hatteras Elementary University, Thurs., Oct. 15 Manteo Elementary School, Thurs., Oct. 22 and To start with Flight Elementary School, Sat., Oct. 24. 

Dad and mom can sign up their elementary faculty aged college students to select up a cost-free artwork package at just one of the drive-through occasions on-line at Signal up for the generate-through site that is most effortless for you, and be sure to note that registration is needed to participate because of to limited art kit availability. 

Artrageous will also go digital this fall, with Dare County Arts Council and Dare County Universities functioning together to create a no cost electronic art present that showcases and celebrates do the job by Dare County college students of all ages. The Artrageous Electronic Artwork Clearly show will be unveiled in November at

College students can submit a picture or video clip of any first artwork of their choosing which includes a piece from an artwork course at school or from the Artrageous push-through art kits on the net at to have their get the job done featured in the Artrageous Electronic Artwork Show. All media are welcome, like paintings, jewellery, ceramics, tunes, literary artwork, images, graphic layout, film, theatre, and dance. The deadline for submissions is Friday, November 6. 

“I am so appreciative of the effort Dare County Arts Council is putting towards supporting the arts in our schools,” claimed Initially Flight Significant College art teacher Jenna Saunders. “Teaching remotely in the course of a pandemic has had its hurdles, and working on a undertaking like Artrageous: Remotely Reimagined is actually encouraging. I am psyched that the children get to participate in this event, and even more excited that the neighborhood will get to see how proficient our Dare County learners are with the Artrageous Digital Artwork Demonstrate.”

Artrageous is presented by PNC. “As a longtime supporter of the Artrageous Youngsters Art Festival, PNC is content that the essence of the competition can be preserved in a creatively reimagined way,” explained Jim Hansen, PNC regional president for Japanese Carolinas. “The arts deliver an significant outlet for pupils to categorical by themselves, which is significant in any ecosystem but especially throughout complicated instances.”

SAGA Realty & Construction, Sunshine Realty and the Outer Banking companies Community Basis for sponsoring Artrageous. The Don and Catharine Bryan Cultural Collection is Dare County Arts Council’s innovative partner on this exclusive celebration.

Businesses intrigued in sponsoring Artrageous really should call Dare County Arts Council’s Government Director Chris Sawin at [email protected]

This project was supported by the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Division of Purely natural and Cultural Sources.

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