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CHALKSGIVING 2022, 11/24 - 11/27

Registration has closed for this years event. Thank You!

It’s Fun! It’s Free! It’s Family! It’s a Thanksgiving Treat! 

Amateurs, families, students, and professionals: Help spread art all over from the driveway or sidewalk of your home! Compete for prizes!

Suggested Artwork Theme: “What We’re Thankful For,” but artists can choose their own theme as long as it is family-friendly.

Who’s Eligible: 
  • Residents: All Monrovia residents and families are welcome to enter.
  • Monrovia resident children under 12 (with the written permission of parent or guardian) and the parent should appear in the art photo with the child.
  • Artists/Chalk Artists: You’re invited no matter where you live!

How to Get your Free Personalized Chalksgiving Starter Kit Including Chalk:

  • AFTER NOVEMBER 14, go to our partner office at Century 21 Adams & Barnes, 433 W. Foothill Blvd. They are open Monday-Friday from 9 am – 5 pm.
  • At the front desk, ask for your chalk kit using the last name you used to register for Chalksgiving.

Chalk Photo Entry Deadline: Midnight November 27, 2022

How to Submit Entry Release Form and Photos:
  1. Step One: Fill out, sign, and submit this electronic entry form
  2. Step Two: Send two photos of your artwork to christine@monroviafinearts.org:
    • Photo 1: Art alone
    • Photo 2: Art and its creator(s) (and parent if minor) next to their art.
Both photos must include the MAFA logo placard included in the starter kit at the lower right-hand corner of the photos.

Judging: Winners will be determined by a MAFA jury panel whose decision is final.
  • The first, second, and third place winners in each category will be announced on MAFA’s Facebook page, and winners will be notified by email.
  • Prizes will be made available for pickup after that at MAFA’s Partner Office, Century 21 Adams & Barnes, 433 W. Foothill Ave, Monrovia. 

Prizes: $50 gift certificates for local Monrovia small businesses chosen in a drawing by the Monrovia Chamber president.

Questions? Contact Christine Geltz at christine@monroviafinearts.org or (626) 483-0560.

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