Artist Opportunities

Are you an artist interested in teaming up with Highlands Art League (HAL) to showcasing your artwork and share your inspiration? Throughout the year, HAL provides several opportunities for you to showcase and share your work.  This page is dedicated to you, the artist, on the variety of opportunities HAL offers; please join us and take part in our mission to encourage emerging and evolving artists of all ages and to positively impact our community through the celebration and exploration of the arts.

Highlands Fine Arts and Crafts Festival, Nov. 7, 2020

One of Florida’s longest continuously running art Festivals and the largest and most prestigious in the South Central Florida region drawing 5,000+ people to historic Downtown Sebring the first weekend in November to kick off the holiday shopping season. For over 50 years, this festival has provided a celebration of the arts in Central Florida!  Live music and strolling street theatre provide non-stop entertainment. Culinary offerings are provided by local restaurants and mobile food vendors.

Location: Historic Downtown Sebring’s Circle Park

Artist Can Enter To Win Prizes In The Following Categories:
     2-D Fine Arts: Graphics, Mixed Media, Painting & Photography

     3-D Fine Arts: Clay, Fiber, Glass, Jewelry, Metal & Wood

For more information – Click Here

HAL Artist Membership Benefits

Art Exchange at the Member Gallery in the Clovelly House

We are currently accepting artwork and volunteer applications. For more information contact the office at or 863-385-5312.   

Open Painting Studio Days

HAL members get together once a week (Tuesday mornings, 9am-noon; subject to availability) at HAL’s Visual Arts Center for informal painting sessions. Their artwork includes oil, acrylic, watercolor, color pencil, and digital art. They enjoy camaraderie, “gentle” critiquing of each other’s work, sharing painting tips, and secrets.

Additional Benefits

  • Discount on Classes & Workshops
  • Discount on Building Rentals (NEW!!)
  • Discount on booth fees for the Highlands Fine Arts and Jazz Festival
  • Discount on Entry Fees for Competitions (hosted by HAL and MoTA)
  • Monthly Open Art/Potluck for Artist Members Only

For more information and details, please see the membership benefits  page and/or contact the office at or 863-385-5312..