Painter Info – AB438 Saint John

You are invited to compete at Art Battle 438 in Saint John, NB on Friday, October 21st, 2016!

You must ACCEPT this invitation to participate. If you do not accept within 48 hours your spot may not be guaranteed. Please scroll for all event information.

Event Information

Art Battle 438
Saint John, NB

Sanctuary Theatre
228 Germain St, St John, NB
Friday, October 21st
Doors open to public: 7:30pm
TICKET PRICE: $15 General Admission / 10$ Earlybird / $10 Students

Competition details (inc. prizing / silent auction)

Art Battle is live competitive painting. 12 painters create the best work they can using only acrylic paint across three 20 minute rounds of public painting. 6 painters will compete in Round 1, another 6 in Round 2, the top two painters from each round will go into a 3rd and Final Round with a new canvas. The audience vote for the winners of each round, and the single winner of each event.

Works created at Art Battle 438 will be silent auctioned with 50% of the proceeds going to the artists. The winner determined by audience vote will win a spot in summer 2017 Regional Finals!

There is no cost to participate in Art Battle

Organizer Contact information

Andre Samson is our Saint John Local Partner and will be your pre-event contact. If you need to get a hold of AB on the day of the event please contact Andre. Andre’s cell number is 902 223 2302 and email is [email protected]

What to bring

AB will provide the following materials – canvas, paint, easels, water containers, palettes, paper mixing plates and shop towels for rags. You should bring only your BRUSHES and any other non-mechanical tools you would like to use.

Invite friends Please invite friends to the AB438 event page on facebook

You can also engage with us on social media using hashtags like #20minpainting #artbattle – we are also on twitter @artbattlecanada


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