SPENCER - The Iowa Artists annual Area 1 & 4 Art Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 17 at Arts on Grand in Spencer. The show is open to all area artists age 18 and older.
Counties in Area 1 & 4 are Cherokee, Lyon, Dickinson, Emmett, Sioux, Woodbury, Ida, Sac, Monona, Osceola, O'Brien, Clay, Palo Alto, Plymouth, Buena Vista, and Crawford.
Artists may enter three works. Two-dimensional works include paintings, drawings, and print making, with a maximum dimension of four feet in either direction. THree-dimensional works include ceramics, sculpture, fibers, and textiles.
All work must be original stemming from the artist's own experience. No copies in whole or part, kits, or crafts.
First, second, third, and honorable mention ribbons will be awarded. First-place winners will be eligible to enter their works in the State Show May 8 in Fairfield.
Pre-registration is required by April 10. For more information on how to join Iowa Artists, contact Diane Noll, 120 Bluff St., Linn Grove, Iowa 51033; phone 712-296-4479. Or, Linda Fries, P.O. Box 127, 509 E. Second St., Peterson, Iowa, 51047; phone 712-295-5099.