Artists invited to enter items for Nature Art Showcase

From staff reports

The Fourth Annual Nature Art Showcase and Sale will be held inside the Barrow-Civic Theatre lobby during Franklin On Ice on Feb. 8 and 9.

Desired items are 2-D and 3-D original art pieces depicting outdoor natural scenes and recreational activities conducted within Clarion, Crawford, Erie, Mercer, Venango and Warren counties.

There is no entry fee, and there are no limits on the residency of the artists who participate. Each artist may enter one or two items, and each artist sets the retail selling price for those pieces that are for sale on site.

In order to be included in the printed exhibition booklet, which all attendees will receive, artists must register by Jan. 17. Registration instructions and forms are available at, or by calling Marilyn Black at the Oil Region Alliance, at (814) 677-3152, ext. 105, or by sending an email to