Artist Opportunities

Are you an artist interested in teaming up with Highlands Art League (HAL) to showcase 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.

54th Annual 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, entertainment and culinary offerings are provided by local restaurants and mobile food vendors. 

Location: Historic Downtown Sebring’s Circle Park, 202 Circle Park Drive, Sebring, FL

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 HAL Gift Shop

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

Open Art Studio Days – HAL’s Gals & Pals

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

Additional Benefits

  • Discount on Classes & Workshops
  • Discount on Building Rentals (NEW!!)
  • Discount on booth fees for the Highlands Fine Arts and Crafts Festival
  • Discount on Entry Fees for Competitions (hosted by HAL and MoTA)
  • Monthly Open Art/Potluck for Artist Members Only (Will resume after COVID-19)

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