The Hannibal Arts Council is seeking artwork that depicts any of the steps our food takes, from beginning of growth to right before it goes into our mouths, for its first open show of the year titled Farm to Table.  Area artists are invited to submit a new work of art created just for the exhibit or a piece they have previously created that fits the theme. Examples: sculpture of a cherry, a sketch of a farmer in the field or a painting of a piece of pie.  Farm to Table will be on exhibit at the Hannibal Arts Council, 105 S. Main St. from March 3–25.

Artwork may be dropped off at the Hannibal Arts Council from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 26 or Wednesday, Feb. 28.  Up to three pieces in any media category may be entered, 2-D or 3-D. Submitted pieces may be paintings, drawings, photographs, sculptures, mixed media, any media. Open to youth and adults 13 and up residing within a 50-mile radius of Hannibal and both professional and amateur artists. There is no fee to include work(s) in the exhibit and no size restrictions. All works must be properly framed or ready for hanging.  Entries may be for sale. 

Guidelines, exhibit details, artist registration form and artwork labels are available on the Artist Opportunities page at For more information or questions regarding this and other HAC programs contact the Hannibal Arts Council Program Coordinator at or 573-221-6545.