Creative Opportunities / Calls to Artists


Throughout the year the Forney Arts Council offers opportunities for creatives to share their passion and talents. Don’t forget to check back periodically below!



Downtown Forney Mural

The Forney Arts Council in conjunction with the Forney Downtown Business Association is currently seeking artwork proposals from artists or artist groups for an exterior wall mural located at 117 E. Main St. in downtown Forney, Texas. We envision a color palette that is VIBRANT and INTERACTIVE with the public. Not too abstract.

Please download 2018 Downtown Forney Mural Packet for complete project details.

Deadline for Proposals: April 10, 2018


2018 Denims & Diamonds Gala


Downtown Forney: Artisan & Farmers Market

Artisan & Farmers market vendors are wanted to apply for the 2018 Market Season. For more information please contact Krista Harrington, Market Vendor Coordinator at:

Deadline to Apply: On-going


Propose An Idea

Have a great idea or arts event you’d like to see in our community? Propose your idea! The Arts Council is made up of passionate volunteers working together to facilitate creative opportunities for all ages. Contact us at or join us at our monthly Board Meetings the 3rd Monday of every month 6:30PM (Ridgecrest Rehabilitation Center).

Deadline to Apply: Ongoing