Deck Art Skateboard Art Competition – Downtown Rochester
Artists and skateboard enthusiasts won’t want to miss Deck Art 2013 skateboard art competition in downtown Rochester this spring.
South Street Skateshop is calling artists of all ages: Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College, and Adult to participate! Deck Art 2013 is a skateboard art competition. Artists are asked to provide their unique work on a blank skateboard. Decks will be judged on creativity and uniqueness within age appropriate categories. Prizes will be given to winners within each category.
Deck Art 2013 Kickoff is Thursday May 16, 2013 from 5-9pm highlighting family and kids’ activities. Deck Art 2013 Competition and Exhibition Crawl is Friday May 17, 2013 from 5-9pm beginning at South Street Skateshop where you may pick up your maps for the downtown Deck Art 2013 crawl.
Rochester’s Third Annual Skateboard Art Competition & Exhibition: Deck Art 2013. South Street Skateshop is calling all artists: Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College, Adult and Corporate to participate!! Deck Art 2013 is a skateboard art competition and exhibition. Artists are asked to provide their unique work on a blank skateboard deck. Decks will be judged on creativity and uniqueness within appropriate aforementioned categories. Prizes will be given to winners within each category.
Due to its ever growing popularity, organizers have expanded this year’s event to include as many as 100 local merchants, transforming Deck Art 2013 into a downtown Rochester crawl. Last year’s Deck Art 2012 drew 130 artists from all over Southeastern Michigan; Deck Art 2013 is expected to draw even more. Completed artwork will be artfully displayed throughout participating businesses for onlookers to enjoy as they stroll in and out of stores admiring the uniquely designed pieces of artwork.
In addition to the Deck Art 2013, South Street Skateshop and the Rochester DDA will host, Deck Art 2013 Thursday Night Kickoff from 5-9:00pm. This evening, will include a sneak preview of Deck Art 2013 as well as family and kids’ activities.
Registration forms are available at South Street Skateshop 410 Main Street in downtown Rochester beginning March 6, 2013. Registration Fee of $20.00 (plus tax) includes 1 blank skateboard deck; registration deadline is Friday April 26, 2013. Participants are encouraged to register well before the deadline date so that they can receive their deck well in advance and begin creating!
South Street Skatepark
341 South Street
Rochester, MI 48307
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