New Bern, NC August 28, 2013 – The Accidental Artist, with locations in Greenville and New Bern, will host the Accidental Art Show, their 2013 Charity fundraiser. Registration is now open for the competition that will begin October 1st.
Individuals who want to participate in the competition are able to register now for a fee of $25, which includes a wavy platter to paint, studio time throughout September and entry into the contest that begins October 1st. Each participant will specify his or her choice of
charity and Accidental Artist customers will have the chance to purchase votes in order to choose a winner.
Each studio will have a Grand Prize winner whose chosen charity will receive the money raised for that entry plus a matching donation from The Accidental Artist of up to $500. Each Grand Prize winner will also receive a three month pottery club membership and a $50 gift certificate.
Second Place and Third Place winners’ selected charities will receive the funds raised by their entries, and the Second Place winner will receive a $25 gift certificate while the Third Place winner will receive a $10 gift certificate. Entries receiving over 25 votes will have checks mailed to their respective charities in the amounts collected on their behalves. All remaining funds raised will be donated to the Grand Prize entry’s selected charity.
Entries must be completed and fired by October 1st or will not eligible for contest. Paintings will be returned to each contest participant. Competitors must provide chosen charity’s address at registration and it must be a non-profit charity or group. Each studio is limited to 20 entries each.
The Accidental Artist is a paint-your-own pottery studio with locations in Downtown New Bern and Arlington Village, Greenville, North Carolina. No experience is necessary and this fun experience is suitable for families and friends of all ages. The Accidental Artist provides all the tools to create your one of a kind masterpiece. Your items will be fired and ready for pick up shortly after your visit. Please visit our website at www.theaccidentalartistnc.com or follow us on Facebook for fun events every month.