From Alice & Wonderland to a celebration of spring, South Carolina Artists have created a welcoming space for all to enjoy this fun, outdoor, very merry unbirthday art party in the gardens at the Historic Robert Mills House & Gardens

Delight in delectable specialty sweets & treats, a wine tasting or two, while collecting original paintings, sculpture, jewelry, pottery, fine craft, juried booth, Musical Entertainment and more.

Wear your most outrageously stylish hat to participate in the Hat contest.


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An Exhibitor is; Author/Writer, Fine Craft, Jewelry, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Sculpture, Upcycled Art, Pottery/Ceramics who are selected to participate in the arts focused outdoor festival known as the Mad Hatter’s Art Party. Selected Exhibitors are provided a 10x10 mapped space to show, sell your work, inclusion in all promotions.

Juried Show/Pop-up Gallery - A specialty 10x20 tent for selected applicants to show 1 original work of 2-d or 3-d art in a pop-up gallery. 

Once selected, Exhibitors will be directed to pay the fee: Exhibitor $50, Juried $30.

This festival is organized by SCA Events Committee. SCA is a not-for-profit, which means all fees are used to organize the festival; from securing the location, printing, promotions and much more. No refunds are allowed. No rain delays. Rain or shine the show will go on.

Due to Covid 19, social distancing and other protocols have been developed to ensure a safe and fun outdoor party.

Call to artists important dates

  • Applications open to SCA Members & Yard Art Faire Exhibitors will open March 1
  • Applications open to Public March 15
  • Deadline for Applications to be received April 5
  • Notifications April 7
  • Fee Deadline April 8
  • Exhibitors Announcement April 10

South Carolina Artists, SCA, has an exciting opportunity for your business!  We are coordinating our Mad Hatter’s Art Party; a safely spaced outdoor art festival on May 2nd, 2021. It will, feature multi-disciplinary professional artists, wine tastings from SC vineyards, delicious food from locally owned restaurants, entertainment and more. This event will take place at the beautiful Robert Mills House and gardens.

We are currently seeking sponsors who want to share in our love of the arts and find ways to safely navigate our everchanging times.

The huge success of Mad Hatter’s Art Party will be credited in large part to our sponsors, who will lend their names and financial support in exchange for valuable sponsorship benefits. This is a safe space. Every person entering and working onsite will wear a mask and follow safety protocols.

As a sponsor, you will receive benefits designed to increase your company’s visibility and provide a return on your companies’ investment, including:

  • Exposure to an audience of more than 2000.
  • Name recognition in press release and media coverage.
  • Inclusion of your name, logo and site link in all promotional materials.

We are offer a variety of sponsorship levels to suit your business.

Independent sponsor - $75

  • Your provided logo or name of business + link to site listed as a sponsor on our site

Food & Beverage Sponsor - $150

  • The above benefits + a 10 x 10 booth space to sell your prepacked food creations. No electric, or generators allowed.
  • Beverage are allowed to serve samples. No food samples or open food allowed

Corporate Sponsor - $400

  • Company logo printed on signs, entry banners and more.

We appreciate your consideration. Sponsorships are limited and based on first-commitment basis. You may find additional information about our group and the sponsorship packages at our website. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor you may contact us directly or complete form below.

After completing Application below, email 1 image that best represents art form.

1 image, if available, of previous festival set-ups.

 Pre-selected Exhibitors & Juried Fee Button 

2021 Exhibtors

(to be listed April 12)

​​​South Carolina Artists

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