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Call for Entries: Nature-Inspired Artisan Woods Launches At Arbor Day Farm's Tree Adventure Attraction

02/27/09

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Arbor Day Foundation
Anthony Marek

Nebraska City, Neb. (Feb. 27, 2009) – Arbor Day Farm's Tree Adventure attraction seeks local and regional artists to participate in Artisan Woods, an outdoor showcase of nature-inspired structures and art.

Work accepted for Artisan Woods will be on display at the Tree Adventure from June 21 through October 31. Visitors will gain a new appreciation for the strength, beauty and wonder of trees as they experience Artisan Woods at the Tree Adventure, which draws thousands of visitors each summer.

Entries for Artisan Woods will be accepted through March 20. Exhibitors selected will receive a stipend up to $2,000 to create their entry.

For more information about Artisan Woods, go to www.arbordayfarm.com, or contact Beverly Todd at (402) 874-9296 or btodd@arbordayfarm.org.

Arbor Day Farm is a 260-acre historic landmark located in Nebraska City owned and operated by the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation. It is the only education complex of its kind in the nation dedicated to trees, conservation and environmental stewardship. The Tree Adventure attraction and the world-class Lied Lodge & Conference Center are located at Arbor Day Farm.

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About the Arbor Day Foundation: The Arbor Day Foundation is a nonprofit conservation organization of nearly one million members, with a mission to inspire people to plant, nurture, and celebrate trees. More information on the Foundation and its programs can be found at arborday.org.