The Whyte Avenue Art Walk 2021 registration is now open!
The Whyte Avenue Art Walk has found a way to continue creating a place for local artists to connect with audiences that appreciate and purchase your work. This year we are moving inside the Army & Navy building on Whyte Ave and hosting smaller Whyte Avenue Art Walk every weekend (Friday to Sunday) from June 4 to August 1, 2021. There are upstairs and down stairs 10’x 10’ booth options and downstairs X table options. Artists are encouraged to register for as many weekends as they choose and must be present the entire weekend. All artist exhibitors receive 20% off at The Paint Spot with a booking confirmation.
Dates: Every Weekend (Friday to Sunday) from June 4 to August 1, 2021
Fridays: 3:00pm – 8:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Location: Located at the former Army & Navy building on Whyte Ave (10411 82 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB)
Join The Paint Spot’s mailing list and be the first to register once the online registration is open.
Are you a returning participant in the Whyte Avenue Art Walk?
You can also register in person at The Paint Spot 10032 81 Avenue **Registration starts May 8, 2021**
If you want a location next to a specific artist, we request that you register at the same time.
Registration will continue until May 30th.
If your are out-of-town, or out of the country, you may register by email after May 11.
No refund will be given for cancellations after May 30th.
Are you thinking of doing the Whyte Avenue Art Walk for the 1st time?
WE CANNOT ACCOMMODATE WALK INS – You must pre-register – Click here!
Wednesday May 12, 2021 evening session 6:30 PM – 8:30PM
The artist (no proxy) must attend one of our Mandatory Orientation Sessions to register for the Whyte Avenue Art Walk.
(If you cannot attend one of the orientation dates then you cannot register – we invite you to volunteer with us instead. You will learn all about the event in a hand-ons manner and you will be entered in the lottery for Early Bird registration next year. )
Spaces is limited. This is a one-time fee. When you register, you are paying for the session as well as your spot at the Whyte Avenue Art Walk 2020. This orientation includes:
- A wee bit of a historical perspective
- Festival events and other happenings
- Map orientation and parking
- Tips for displaying artwork
- Tips for creating art on site
- Setting up and being prepared for all weather
- How to make a great impression with Old Strathcona merchants
- Pricing your artwork and accepting payments
- Originals vs Prints
- Networking with artists and potential patrons
- Tips for marketing yourself
- How to avoid copyright issues
- Check lists and other useful handouts are provided.
You must be 18 years or older to register and meet the guidelines.Artists are responsible for bringing all tables, tents, easels, chairs, paints, art work etc.First Timers are assigned locations. You do not get to pick your location.Set up starts at 8:00 am daily. Most artists are cleaned-up and gone by 6:00 pm. SRegistration Fees for Art Walk are based on locations, and these spots Got Questions?
The Paint Spot
10032 81 Avenue
Registration ends May 30, 2021 (or when full).
Refunds will not be given for cancellations after May 30.