From our sponsors:
Art in the Burbs
October 12-13, 2019
Saturday 10a-6p | Sunday 10a-5p
All Ages | Free
More info: artintheburbs.org
Tualatin High School
22300 SW Boones Ferry Road, Tualatin, OR 97062
Tualatin High School gym and commons will be transformed into a dazzling art festival during the annual Art in the Burbs event Saturday, October 12 – Sunday, October 13. Original works for sale from more than 72 local artists to commemorate the show’s 20th year!
Kick off your holiday shopping season early with a unique gift for a loved one – or yourself! Gorgeous ceramics, jewelry, soap, candles, hanging art and one of a kind pieces sure to excite!
Make a day of it! Peruse the festival, grab a coffee and some lunch from one of the many food carts, Taste your way through the festivals many sweet treats. Enjoy up and coming student artists artwork and fantastic vocal and musical performances throughout the weekend. See the talent of our local students first hand!
Since 2007, the show has raised $262,271 for music, literature, visual and performing arts in the Tigard Tualatin School District. This infusion of much need arts education funds has bought new instruments, funding for fine art supplies, technology to support teachers, a new ceramics wheel, ball room dancing classes, Art Literacy programs and so much more.
Art in the Burbs was purposefully and creatively designed by The Foundation of Tigard Tualatin Schools to weave local artists with student artists. 20% of each artist’s sales is donated to The Foundation for Tigard Tualatin Schools’ (FTTS’) Art in the Burbs Grant program. Grants are awarded to each of the district’s schools to use only for their Arts education programs – music, fine art, performing art and digital art. Art in the Burbs provides a financial vehicle to enrich students’ lives through the arts.