2018 Art Show Winner, Anna Talei Fisher
2018 Art Show Winner, Anna Talei Fisher

MARIA STEIN, Ohio (May 11, 2019) – The Maria Stein Shrine is currently accepting submissions for its annual Art Show and Sale being held June 22-28. The event is held in conjunction with the Maria Stein CountryFest and is open to the public.

Media categories accepted include: oil acrylics executed in the manner of oils; water media transparent watercolor and aquatic medium; drawing media graphic, charcoal, colored pencil, pen and ink; three dimensional / glass works sculpture in the round or relief format.

Registration deadline is May 31, 2019. The detailed prospectus and entry form can be found on the Shrine’s website under Support the Ministry – 2019 Art Show. Artists may enter up to four works, with at least one being for sale. A special artist’s reception and awards ceremony will be held on June 20th. Prizes range from $100-$500.

The Shrine is grateful for the support of local businesses and donors who sponsor the event each year. For information regarding sponsorship opportunities, art submissions or the event, contact Diana Russell at 419-925-4532 or d.russell@mariasteinshrine.org.

The Maria Stein Shrine of the Holy Relics provides faith nourishment and spiritual renewal through opportunities for prayer and pilgrimage and inspiration from the lives of the saints. People from around the world visit the shrine to explore and enjoy this environment rich in holiness and history. The Shrine is located at 2291 St. John’s Rd. in Maria Stein. For more event information, visit www.mariasteinshrine.org.