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PAINT OUR TOWN

Newtown’s HALLOWEEN ART SCENE 2019

newtownhalloween.org

WINDOW PAINTING CONTEST

PARTICIPANT RULES AND REGISTRATION FORM

When: Saturday, October 19 from 9:00 AM-1:00 PM

*Rain date: Sunday, October 21 from 11:00 AM-3:00 PM

Deadline: Registration must be submitted no later than October 14th

Parking: State Street for 2 hours & Municipal Lot for 3 hours

Cost: $5.00 per window

RULES AND GUIDELINES:

•Register and pick up paint supplies at Newtown Bicycle Shop parking lot. 30 N. State Street between

9-10:00 AM (Sun: 10-11:00 AM)

•Neatness- Please be as neat as possible. The success of this event depends on this important

issue. Each artist will be assigned a specific space on the outside of a merchant’s window in Newtown’s

shopping district. Paint only on the inside of the specified area. DO NOT PAINT BACKROUND-paint

will be removed if background is painted. Paint glass using only the paint provided. Do not paint the

window trim or sidewalk.

•BYOB-Bring your own brushes. Also, bring paper towels, tarp to protect windowsill area and

sidewalk, water and container for cleaning brushes. *Acrylic paint will be used and will stain unprotected

surfaces or clothing.

•Windows- Windows are assigned on a first come, first served basis. One window will be assigned to

each artist or group. Requests for specific windows may be honored, if possible.

•Family-friendly theme- Painting must be done freehand and have a family-friendly Fall/Halloween

themed or be themed accordingly to the shop’s merchandise or services. Inappropriate paintings will be

removed immediately. *All paint is provided and picked up on the day of window painting. *All window

paintings must be completed by 1:00 PM Saturday (or rain date- 3:00 PM Sunday)

•Children- All children in School or Church groups and individual artists under the age of 13 MUST have

adult supervision at all times.

•Prizes-Prizes will be awarded at the awards ceremony following the Newtown Halloween Parade on

Saturday, October 26th. You do NOT need to be present to win. Prizes will be posted on the website the

following week. (newtownhalloween.org). Prizes can be picked up at the Newtown Bicycle Shop after

the 27th.

REGISTRATION FORM

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NEWTOWN’S HALLOWEEN WINDOW PAINTING CONTEST

Group or Individual participant’s Name: ________________________________________

Contact’s name and cell phone number: _______________________________________

Email address: __________________________________________________________

Window Category (circle one): ADULT or GROUP/ CHILD&ADULT

Return by October 14th to Harry Betz at the Newtown Bicycle Shop

30 N. State Street, Newtown, PA 18940

*Any questions please email:

Lynda DiFiori at ldifiori@verizon.net9

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