Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Competition opportunity

For those of you who might be interested in entering.

This is a beautiful venue in Estes Park, Colorado; just outside the entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park.


Subject: 14th Annual Lines into Shapes Art Competition

14th Annual Lines into Shapes Art Competitions & Sales
Art Center of Estes Park
517 Big Thompson Ave
Estes Park, CO. 80517
The 14th Annual Lines into Shapes Art Competition is now open for Call for Entries.
  • Dates of Show October 29 thru November 14, 2010 in gallery setting. Deadline for entries, September 10, 2010:
  • $15.00 per piece of artwork with a limit of 4 entries
  • Maximum size: 2 dimensional work not to exceed 120 inches in total perimeter dimensions.
  • Over $5000.00 in awards.
  • All work must be for sale.
  • 60% commission to artist, 40% to Art Center
  • 8 categories- 1. Oil, Scratchboard, 2. Watermedia, 3. Pastels/Graphite, 4. Original Printmaking, 5. Sculpture, Glass, Wood, Fine Art Pottery, 6. Photography, 7. Fiber, 8. Jewelry
  • Digital photos of artwork in JPG format, entries submitted via email is preferable, but photos on CD will be accepted.
  • For more information: Website: www.artcenterofestes.com (Prospectus and entry infomation may be downloaded). Call for prospectus, Phone 970-586-5882 Write for prospectus to: Address: Art Center of Estes Park, PO Box 3635, Estes Park, CO 80517
  • Jurors are Dee Clement, world renown sculptor; Liz Good, Senior Editor of Fiberarts Magazine; & Arleta Pech, oil & watercolor painter and author.
The Art Center sincerely appreciates your consideration of support for this show. If you have any questions please e-mail lis@artcenterofestes.com.
LIS coordinator

Saturday, May 8, 2010

New and updates

Entries for Lighter Than Air III ........ Postmark deadline ...... Friday May 21st

Keep in mind ........ this exhibit is no longer just about Hot Air Balloons! Let your creativity soar!

On your entry form, please do not forget to include your prices and signature ...... and ..... also email your statements to me, Sharon .. slddartifacts@dwave.net .
Due to time constraints, we cannot guarantee that a hand written statement will be type-set and posted with your art.
When emailing your statements it is very helpful in the making of the tags and the brochure if you include the following:

Delivery/pick-up date ...... 5 PM ... Tuesday June 8th ...

Can't wait to see more GREAT ART!!!


Other exhibits with up-coming deadlines .......

Visions XII June 10 - July 31
Riverfront Arts Center, Stevens Point
deliver art for jury on May 25th
1-3 entries ....$5 jury fee per artwork

23rd Annual Northern National Art Competition
Nicolet College, Rhinelander
Postmark deadline ....... May 15th

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Sharon Rotz Exhibit

I am excited to have the opportunity to be showing my textile art at the Monroe Arts Center - Frehner Gallery, Monroe WI. The exhibit "Over the Porch Rail" will run from May 6 - May 29, 2010.

You are invited to the Opening Reception on May 6, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. I will be there to greet you, answer your questions and offer thoughts about my work.

See you there.
Sharon V. Rotz
WVAG Member