Join us at The Gateway in Salt Lake City for Utah’s largest street painting festival! Utah Foster Care Chalk Art Festival combines community art with a great cause — every year on Fathers Day weekend! Artists of all ages and more than 20,000 families mark their calendars each year for this major summer event.Join Utah Foster Care in our efforts to provide each child with a normal childhood, life-affirming experiences, and (most of all!) a loving family.
Quick Links for Artists
Are you the next pavement Picasso? Join our battalion of chalk artists who care about Utah kids in foster care. Here’s your road map:
- First, register — the sooner the better, as there are a limited number of slots available.
- Next, download and read our Tips & Hints for Artists flier — it’s jam-packed with 11 years of wisdom!
- Also, download and read our pamphlet on Judging Criteria, which discusses how artwork is judged and describes this year’s theme (“Best in the West”).
- Then, we have two contests you can enter — a fundraising contest [PDF] and our annual t-shirt design contest [PDF].
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30 Hours of Awesome
Our friend Clayton Tycksen and his colleagues at M4 Creative Media filmed their entry for the 2012 Chalk Art Festival and then put together this amazing time lapse video!