2011 INTERNATIONAL YEAR FOR PEOPLE OF AFRICAN DESCENT EVENT - Ireland
CARRICKFERGUS CIVIC CENTRE - It starts 19TH NOVEMBER and ends 25 th - Preview on 13th November
Call for donations!
Are you a artist or a crafter? Do you have sympathy for African causes and would you like to help? Would you like to be part of a craft and art internacional exhibition to take place in Ireland, Carrickfergus?
Deadline to donate art and craft work: Please make donations before September to get all photographed and catalogues printed. Press releases are out on 2nd September. You cans till send works till the end of the month of September. African themes or other are welcome.
Irish artist Rosetta Jallow is organizing this exhibition to raise money to support African causes:
- Operation Bobbi Bear, based in South Africa, who rescue children from rape and sexual abuse. They provide a place of safety for the children and educate that child rape does not cure AIDS
Art and craft exhibition will be just one of the actions to take place at Carrickfergus. African Art workshops will be held too, African drummers, storytellers, music, a football tournament to raise money to provide kits for African youths who want to form teams, free tasters of African food and lots more.
Here’s an opportunity to enter an international event and doing something for charity at same time. This will make you feel good with yourself and also be a great topic on your art and craft resume.
Please notice that sending art or craft work expenses are on you and that Rosetta Jallow cannot be responsible if your work gets lost on the way. So, ensure the best possible way to send your work to Ireland.Enclose an envelope with:
- Title of the work
- Name (or artistic name) you want to be used
- Nationality- email contact
- Minimum value your work should be post to sale
Read more about it here.
I am going to participate with the works posted on the post bellow and agreed to promote this initiative. If you want to participate please write Rosetta rosetta.jallow (at) gmail.com and ask for shipping address. You can also help by promoting this initiative in your blogs, FB, etc.