CHALK HILL RESIDENCY / JULY 15-AUGUST 3, 2019
Anne Faith Nicholls has been awarded the Chalk Hill Artist Residency for the Summer of 2019. Here are her plans…
Residency Project Goal: Artist Anne Faith Nicholls will be creating a documentary short film exploring the creative process, and its relation to the natural environment and conservation, during her Artist Residency in rural Sonoma County, California. A renowned crew of filmmakers will document the process of Nicholls’ creating one of her paintings, and exploring the spirit of creativity, through a moving and meditative art film. The film will be entered into various film festivals, with screenings to be announced.
Place: Chalk Hill Artist Residency provides artists with live and work space on the Warnecke Ranch and Vineyard. Located in Sonoma County wine country, the Ranch is a stunning natural environment boasting oak-covered hills, redwood and bay groves, bass-filled lakes, hiking trails and private access to the Russian River. During the residency, artists stay in a 3 bedroom 1920’s farm house and studio spaces are provided in repurposed barns. The residency supports Sonoma County arts and culture by organizing seasonal Open Studios, Outsider Artist Programs, Workshops, Lectures, and Fundraising events for non-profits.
Contributions will help meet production costs and ensure the continuation of important work by independent artists and the vital non-profit organizations that benefit from this residency. Here are some ways to contribute…
Co-Producer Credit + Original Artwork
If you’d like to get involved further, contribute to receive a Co-Producer credit on the documentary short film Anne Faith Nicholls and her team will create at Chalk Hill Residency. Producers will be listed in film’s credits, and on all subsequent movie data base listings, such as IMDB. The film will also be entered into various film festivals with screenings to be announced.
Additionally, receive an original piece of artwork by Anne Faith Nicholls, approx. 24” x 24”, to be done by the artist during her time in residence. Art ships after Residency ends on August 5th, please allow 7-10 days. $1500
Executive Producer Credit + Final Painting
If you believe in this project and want to get involved further, contribute to receive a Executive Producer credit on the documentary short film Anne Faith Nicholls and her team will create at Chalk Hill Residency. Producers will be listed in film’s credits, and on all subsequent movie data base listings, such as IMDB.
Additionally, as Executive Producer, you’ll receive the final painting Anne’s documentary short film will revolve around, during her time at Chalk Hill Residency. This is a chance to own a valuable, pivotal work by the artist, with a unique provence and documentation forever attached to it. The final painted work will be large scale, approximately 5 feet long, and painted on-site while at the Residency, while being documented by filmmakers. The process of completing this piece will be featured in the film. The finished painting will be ready for shipping (included) pickup or delivery, at the end of the Residency (Aug. 5th). $7500
Every little bit helps! If you simply want to donate to this project, know that your help, no matter how much or how little, will be meaningful. All contributors will be acknowledged and thanked by the artist personally. From $1-
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