Updated: Artfest extends entry deadline to Sunday

ArtFields, an art festival in Lake City, S.C., has announced the final week of its submission period for artists in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia. Winners will be awarded from April 25 to May 4, and the total cash prizes amount to $100,000.

The art competition call for submissions closes at 11:59 p.m. on Dec. 15. There will be 400 competition pieces accepted. The original work must have been completed within the last two years. For more information or to submit work, visit www.artfieldssc.org/artists/. There is a $25 entry fee and only one entry per artist will be accepted.