New Artist Application

Introduction and Guidelines

Please click the link below and read the introduction letter and the Edge of the Big Woods Art Wander 2018 Guidelines.

2018 New Artist Introduction Letter and Guidelines

By Initialing the box below, I certify that I have read and agree to the conditions contained in the Guidelines. (required)

Artist Information

To apply to be in the 2018 Art Wander, fill out the form below, upload images and click the Submit button. In addition, participation fee and signed MN ST-19 are due at time of application. Deadline for submitting your application, participation fee and ST-19 is April 1, 2018. If not accepted into the 2018 Art Wander, your fee will be returned to you.

Cost for the event:
$150 if mailed by April 1, 2018.
Please note: Our final deadline for accepting new artist applications, participation fee and ST-19 is April 1, 2018.

Please send check made out to ACCC and a signed copy of the MN ST-19 form to:
Art Wander, PO Box 782, Chanhassen, MN 55317
You can download the ST-19 form here: Minnesota ST-19 Form

If you need assistance with this form or would prefer to receive an application by email that can be printed and mailed, please send request to Peter Potter at:
The information and images requested below will be used to create an artist's page on the Art Wander website about you and used in promotional materials. Please note: Image #1 must be high resolution for inclusion in the printed brochure.

Artist Name: (required)

Company or Studio Name:

Address: (required)

City/State/Zip: (required)

Phone#: (required)

Email Address: (required)

Website/Facebook Address: (can be more than one, separated by comma)

Medium: (required)

Specify Other Medium:

Apply as a Studio Location (must be in Carver County) or Guest Artist: (required)
I am applying as a Studio Location without guest artistsI am applying as a Studio Location with guest artistsI am applying as a Guest Artist

If applying as a Studio Location with guests, indicate below how many guests you have space to accommodate:

If applying as a Guest Artist, please let us know if you would like to be at a specific artist's studio. Every effort will be made to accommodate these requests.

Short description of the art you will have for sale: (required)

Note: If you are unable to upload your photos, please send them as attachments by email to: Jennifer Ionta at:

Upload Image #1 (must be high resolution for printed brochure): 3MB maximum

Upload Image #2: 2MB maximum

Upload Image #3: 2MB maximum

Upload Image #4: 2MB maximum

Upload Image #5: - photo of studio if applying as a studio location: 2MB maximum

Biography or artist statement:

Upload Your Bio Photo: 2MB maximum

By Initialing the box below, I certify that I consent to the use of any information and photos provided for promotional purposes. (required)

Art Wander Student Mentorship Program:
If you are applying as a Studio Location, please indicate below if you would like to have an Honor Society Student at your studio and participate in the Art Wander Mentorship Program
YesNoWould like more information about the program

Committee Participation:
The Art Wander is put on and promoted by the artists involved. All participating artists are encouraged to attend Art Wander meetings and to contribute their time and talents. Please indicate if you have any special skills, expertise or time that you are willing to contribute towards making our event a fantastic experience for all.

Risk and Liability Statement
I hereby release and agree to hold harmless Edge of the Big Woods Art Wander from any damage to my property or any personal injury which I, my guests or my helpers or assistants may sustain while participant in the Art Wander on Sept. 21th-23th, 2018.
I understand that the Art Wander does not carry insurance to cover my personal property.

By Initialing the box below, I certify that I will be bound by the statement above. (required)

It may take a few minutes to upload the application, please wait until you get a “Your message was sent successfully.” message before navigating away from this page.

Contact Peter Potter at: if you have any questions about the application process.

Thank you for your interest in being part of the Art Wander!