Cottonwood Art Festival 2013 Happens May 4th & 5th

Cottonwood Art Festival 2013

Cottonwood Art Festival, which is held twice a year and features works from the nation's top visual artists, will take place May 4th 10am - 7pm and May 5th 10am - 6pm.

Located in scenic Cottonwood Park in Richardson, the Cottonwood Art Festival is a juried show that has been held over the last 40 years. Jurors will select over 240 artists to out of 1,400 entries to exhibit their museum-quality work to be featured at the art festival. The artists compete in 14 categories: 2D Mixed Media, 3D Mixed Media, Ceramics, Digital, Drawings/Pastels, Fiber, Glass, Jewelry, Leather, Metalwork, Painting, Photography, Sculpture and Wood.

There’s is something for everyone at the art festival including families and kids. Families can visit ArtStop, Cottonwood Art Festival’s hands-on, interactive children's area offering arts, crafts and activities for children of all ages. Although admission to the festival is free, some ArtStop activities require 1-4 tickets at $1 each, available at the event.

Cottonwood Art Festival 2013's Performing Artists

Saturday, May 4, 2013

photo of Merry Miller

Merry Miller
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

photo of Brown and Wild Reister

Brown and Wild Reister: acoustic duo
11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.

image of Justin Cash

Justin Cash
1:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

photo for Aubrey Lynn England and Yellow Rose

Aubrey Lynn England & Yellow Rose
3:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

photo for Escape - The Dallas Journey Tribute Band

ESCAPE - The Dallas Journey Tribute
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, May 5, 2013

photo of Victor Andrada

Victor Andrada
10:40 a.m. - 12:10 p.m.

photo of Jump Billy Trio

Jump Billy Trio
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

photo of Shoot Low Sheriff

Shoot Low Sheriff
2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

photo of Spector's Gun Collection

Spector's Gun Collection
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.

For more information and a full list of artists, go to