Sunday, June 12. Presented by John Billings and Weehawken Creative Arts
Now in its fourth year, the Ridgway Amateur Sculpture Contest attracts amateur sculptors as young as 14 from across the Western Slope of Colorado to sculpt five pounds of clay into a masterpiece in just two hours; a panel of professional artists determines the winners and awards hefty cash prizes. In honor of Michael McCullough, John Billings, together with Weehawken Creative Arts will present The 4th Annual Ridgway Amateur Sculpting Contest on Sunday, June 12th. Artist Check-in will run from Noon until 1 pm at the Ridgway Community Center (Town Hall). The contest will run from 1 pm until 3 pm. The public is welcome to silently observe during the 2 hour creation period. There will be a one-hour break for judging, followed by an awards ceremony reception, starting at 4:00 pm.