Painted Chair Contest


Enter the Painted Chair Contest & win a $100.00 Prize!

Let your hidden talents come alive with this contest — paint one of your own chairs, or let us supply one. The contest will be judged by local artists.

How to Enter

Download a contest entry form here, or you may pick up a contest sheet at the Alfred Shaker Museum at 118 Shaker Hill Road (Opening for the season in mid-May, open Wed. & Sat. 1-4 PM), OR call 490-5709.

If you supply your own chair, the entry fee is $5.00. FASM will supply a chair for you for an entry fee of $10.00.

The deadline to enter is July 31, 2014.

Completed chairs must be ready to be on display between August 16 and the contest judging date, which is September 6.

The winner will be announced at the museum on Saturday, Sept 6 at 2 PM (immediately after judging). The winner must be willing to leave the chair on display at the museum until it closes for the season in mid-November.

Museum Hours:

Museum Hours: 1 PM – 4 PM on Wednesdays and Saturdays, and by appointment.

Closing for the season on November 11.

Admission: Free. Donations are gratefully accepted.

We are dog-friendly. Well-behaved dogs on leash are welcome in our building.

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