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Basketball and tennis court mural project at the Crisfield Housing Authority

$1,000 will be awarded to selected artist through a Maryland State Arts Council grant. 

Click here to download the Request for Proposals.

The deadline for submission has been extended to Oct 30.

Click here to view current submissions.

On Friday, October 23rd at 5 pm, Shelton Hawkins of Play in Color will lead a virtual meeting to address questions about design applications for this project.  Whether you are an artist, know an artist, or are just interested in the project, all are welcome to attend. 


Topic: Crisfield Housing Authority Basketball & Tennis Courts Mural Meeting

Time: Oct 23, 2020 05:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)


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Meeting ID: 919 4939 0511

Passcode: 622764

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The Crisfield Housing Authority, City of Crisfield, Somerset County Parks & Recreation and the Crisfield Arts & Entertainment District Project are partnering to rehabilitate the basketball and tennis courts at the Crisfield Housing Authority, and to provide murals on the courts.  These courts are in currently in extremely poor condition, with cracks and vegetation. The total project is approximately $145,000, with about $120,000 of this cost for resurfacing, goals and nets. To see a similar project please go to

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The most powerful thing you can give is your support! Please support this project by sending a letter of support to or mail to CAED Project, PO Box 107, Crisfield MD 21817.  There is no need to be fancy, just write from your heart about why this project is meaningful to you.