Leon County Art Trail

The 2014 Leon County Art Trail is sponsored by the Jewett Economic Development Corporation. This year there are 26 pieces of sculpture placed in front of businesses and in Eagle Scout Park along Main Street through Jewett. Nationally known sculpture artists vie for the opportunity to display their art and compete in the Leon County Art Trail annually.Pieces in the 2014 Leon County Art Trail are all available for sale and range in price from $350 to $88,000.

Now in its fourth year, the Leon County Art Trail continues to grow and gain widespread attention in the art world. In large part because of the Leon County Art Trail, the City of Jewett was recently given the honor of being chosen as the Sculpture Capital of Texas. For more information regarding the Leon County Art Trail contact the Jewett Economic Development Corporation at jewettedc@yahoo.com or contact Artist Terry Jones at 903.388.4440. You can also follow the Jewett Economic Development Corporation on facebook.

The Jewett Economic Development Corporation is currently accepting applications for sculpture for the 2014-2015 Leon County Art Trail. Applicants will need to fill out both the Artist Information and the Leon County Art Trail Forms and return them to the JEDC. Artist’s will be awarded $500 for each sculpture chosen for the 2014-2015 Leon County Art Trail.