Veterans Creative Arts Festival Feb. 13

FARGO — The Fargo Veterans Affairs Medical Center will host its 2019 Veterans Creative Arts Festival from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 13, in the third floor auditorium of the medical center, 2101 Elm St. N.

The festival displays the artistic talents of veterans across North Dakota and northwest Minnesota. All veterans enrolled in VA health care with the Fargo VA Health Care System are invited to submit artwork. The submission deadline is Friday, Feb. 1. The festival is free and open to the public.

The festival features a variety of artistic categories, including painting, sculpture, creative writing, carving, graphics, pastels, pottery, mosaic, collage, metalwork, glasswork, drawing, photography, woodworking, jewelry and leatherwork.

To submit artwork to the festival or to learn more about submission guidelines, call the Fargo VA’s Recreational Therapy department at 701-239-3700 ext. 2094.