Young Artist Marketplace

The 64th Annual Art at the Park presented by Community First Credit Union and hosted by the Trout Museum of Art is happening July 27 & 28, 2024!

Art at the Park will again feature a Young Artist Marketplace where young artists may display and sell their work. Artwork will be juried, and a number of artists will be selected to join us.

Who What we’re looking for

What can  artists expect?

Artists ages 7 – 18
Must be 18 or younger as of event date
Painting, Drawing, Jewelry, Photography, Woodworking,
Metalwork, Leatherwork, Printmaking, Fiber art, Other
  • 10’x10’ booth space

Rules and Regulations:

Applications due: April 30
Notified via email of acceptance. 

Artist confirmation to TMA/Art at the Park and booth fee ($20) paid. Booth fees are nonrefundable.

Booth set-up
Friday, July 26, 2024 | 10am – 12pm, or after 4pm

Festival Hours
Saturday, July 27 | 9am – 5pm
Sunday, July 28 | 9am – 4pm

  • Must be between the ages of 7 – 18. Must be 18 or younger as of event date.
  • Completed application does not guarantee participation in Art at the Park
  • Participation in previous years of the event does not guarantee participation in Art at the Park 2023.
  • An independent, anonymous group of jurors will select applicants to participate in Art at the Park.
    • The jurors’ decisions are final. No exceptions will be made.
  • Digital images submitted for jurying must be representative of the work exhibited at Art at the Park. They should represent current work and represent the majority of work exhibited. On the day of Art at the Park, the compliance committee has the authority to require that any items deemed not consistent with the submitted material, ineligible, or otherwise inappropriate, be put away.
  • Artists are responsible for obtaining a seller’s permit, if applicable
      • A person is generally not required to hold a Wisconsin seller’s permit if the person’s “taxable sales” are less than $1,000 in a calendar year or if the person’s sales are isolated or sporadic.
  • Artists whose taxable sales are more than $1,000 in a calendar year are responsible for collecting and reporting the 5% Wisconsin sales tax.
  • Review Wisconsin’s Temporary Events tax laws
  • Participants will be responsible for their own financial exchanges.
  • Financial exchanges may begin at 9:00am Saturday and must end at 4:00pm on Sunday.
  • Participant must supply their own white 10’x10’ tent, tent weights, tables, chairs, and other equipment. If this is a financial hardship, please indicate in the application. 
  • Participants are responsible for their own booth display setup.
  • Booths can be set up beginning at 4:00pm (time subject to change) on Friday. They must be completely set up and ready for visitors by 9:00am on Saturday.
  • Booth spaces will be assigned – assignments are final. No exceptions will be made.
  • No sharing of booth spaces unless indicated/approved in the application.
  • All equipment and materials must stay within the assigned 10’x10’ booth space
  • All tents must be weighted down.
  • The accepted artist/participant must be present the day of Art at the Park and personally manage their booth. Once accepted, no refunds will be granted for applicants who withdraw from the show. The event will be held rain or shine. In case of severe inclement weather, no refunds will be given.

To apply:

Please fill out this form. Following the submission of this form, please email at least three image examples of your work to vmedina@troutmuseumart.org.

Art at the Park Young Artist Marketplace Application

  • Following the submission of this form, please email at least three image examples of your work to vmedina@troutmuseumart.org.
  • Please note, some school issued emails bounce back. Please provide a personal email that you check regularly. Communication will primarily be sent through email.
  • If you hold a WI Sellers Permit provide your tax account or sellers permit number here along with the last 4 digits of your social security number. (required if you sell $1,000+ cumulative throughout the year)
  • Tell us about you and your work as an artist. For assistance, try a google search of "artist statements" to find examples.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.