Thursday, October 7, 2021

Seeking Scare Actors, Prop Makers & Makeup Artists

The Haunting of Studios @ 5663 seeks volunteers in the following departments:
-Scare Actors
-Makeup Artists/Application

The Haunting of Studios @ 5663 will be an immersive art-centric Halloween haunt attraction open to the public on a donation-only basis (no one will be turned away). It is a fundraiser for local Youth & Art non-profit which supports underserved youth and groups through cultural and art activities and workshops.

If you or someone you know would be interested in participating email John Gascot at and indicate which area(s) you'd like to participate in. Volunteers must be 15 or older. If under 18 parental consent is required. 

Thursday, September 2, 2021

Latinx Celebration @ the Village Artist/Vendor Call

Join the fiesta on Saturday, September 25 (4-9pm) as Pinellas Arts Village (5663 Park Blvd. Pinellas Park, FL) celebrates Latinx culture in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month. Studios @ 5663 will host Voces Latinas/Latinx Voices, a special group exhibit featuring guest artists. Featuring Latinx vendors and makers as well as performers and food.

Vendors/Small Businesses
Diversity Arts 501c3 and Estrategia Group invite Latinx creatives/makers/business owners to apply for a vendor space at our upcoming Pinellas Arts Village Latinx Celebration being held September 25, 4-9pm in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month. We seek artists, crafters, food vendors & Latinx-owned local businesses/organizations (no Multilevel Marketing). There is no fee to apply or participate for makers and small businesses. Sponsorship opportunities available for larger companies.

Email with image samples and a Facebook page link if applicable.

Latinx Voices/Voces Latinas
Diversity Arts 501c3 and Estrategia Group invite Tampa Bay Latinx visual artists to submit works which represent their individual voice and vision. There is no set theme or subject matter but the piece(s) must express a Latinx point of view or explore/celebrate/depict Latinx culture.
Submit 1-3 works by emailing images to
Media: All visual media (painting/photography/fiber/sculpture)
Size: 8”x 10”- 30” x 40”
Commission: 25% of sales will benefit Diversity Arts 501c3 (tax deductible donation).
Submission Deadline: Wednesday, September 15.
Acceptance Notifications: By Thursday, September 16.
Drop off: By Friday 9/15, Saturday 9/18 & Monday 9/20.
Exhibit runs 9/21-10/12
Opening Reception: Saturday, September 25, 2021.
Curated by John Gascot