The Lemon Collective is producing and presenting “BACK PAY,” an Art Show and Market Day for Local artists and makers affected by the government shutdown.

We will be accepting up to 50 submissions for the Art Show and up to 15 submissions for the Market Day.

Submissions for the Art Show are open to all art forms including painting, drawing, sculpture, poetry (written), printmaking, collage, paper cut, book making, pottery, and the fiber arts. Our Market Day will be open to work made in multiples. musicians with tangible items that can be sold such as cds/albums and other merch are also welcome to apply.

TLC will provide a venue, staff and promotion for both the Art Show and Market Day. All artists will keep 100% of what is earned from sales. The Art Show will happen the evening before the Market Day. They are two separate events.

To submit your work email us at the following information

no later than January 27th, 2019:

  • A description of your art or craft work

  • ATTACH or Link to (No more than) 3-5 images of the work or works you would like to show/sell

  • Please provide a sentence as to how the shutdown is affecting you

  • A suggested price range for your work

  • Contact information:

        Full Name

        Email Address

        Phone Number

        Website if applicable

        Instagram account if applicable

*SHOW/MARKET DATES TBD - Sometime in February. If your submission comes in after January 27th it cannot be considered.