Call for Submissions: 2022 Headwaters Arts Fall Festival Art Show & Sale

2022 Headwaters Arts Fall Festival Art Show & Sale

September 14 – October 2, 2022
Headwaters Arts Gallery/Alton Mill Arts Centre


No matter where WE are from, or what WE look like or who WE are, WE are artists, and WE must create. WE have something to say. WE are still here, always creating, exploring, expanding, experimenting and collectively, our visual voices are strong. What matters most to you?

Headwaters Arts invites emerging, mid-career and established artists to apply to the 26th Annual open Juried Fall Festival Art Show and Sale. Open to all artists living in Ontario, Canada and working in any media (including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, mixed media, fibre arts, jewellery, glass, pottery, wood or others).

We are looking for your best new work (2020 and on). Artwork must not have been entered into any previous Headwaters Arts shows. Students welcome. No work from classes or instructional teaching will be accepted.

All entries will be juried. The juror decisions are final. Fee is non-refundable. Notice of Acceptance: Wednesday, August 24, 2022.

You may enter one, two or three images to the show as follows:

Members: one piece of artwork $35.00 + HST = $ 39.55, additional pieces $20

Non-members: one piece of artwork $50.00 + HST = $56.50, additional pieces $25

Headwaters Arts will receive 35% commission on all sales. Headwaters Arts Festival’s Opening Soiree will take place on Thursday, September 15, 2022 at the Alton Mill Arts Centre. A total of up to $600 will be awarded as artists prizes. A Juror Walk & Talk Event will take place on Sunday, September 18, 2022, 2 pm in the Headwaters Arts Gallery. Open to all.

DEADLINE: AUGUST 16, 2022 at midnight

Submission Guidelines and Application:

Contact Information:
Email: OR call: 519-943-1149 (Wednesday & Thursday only)

The Headwaters Arts Gallery and Headwaters Arts not-for-profit organization is located in the Alton Mill Arts Centre at 1402 Queen St W, Alton, ON in the Town of Caledon, L7K 0C4.

The historic Alton Mill is in the village of Alton, in the rolling hills of Caledon, Ontario, just fifty minutes northwest of downtown Toronto.