Waterloo Watercolor Group's Annual Fall Juried Show
Carol Sue Witt, firstname.lastname@example.org (972-529-0549) 13607 Montview Drive, Austin, Texas 78732 Eddie Sutherland, email@example.com (512) 340-0410 10505 Brannon Cove, Austin TX 78759
Mary Ann Beckwith "I believe art should be part of our everyday lives."
Our Fall work shop artist and juror for this Show is well known and lives in Lake Superior, Michigan. She is a signature member of the American Watercolor Society, the National Watercolor Society, Watercolor USA, and, along with having signature status in many other societies, she is the Executive Director of the International Society of Experimental Artists. She is the author of “Creative Watercolor: a Step-by-Step Guide and Showcase. She may be looking for the these attributes:
Initial impactIs there an immediate attraction by the viewer and does it read well from across the room?
CompositionDoes the work respect the principles of good design?
OriginalityDoes the artist treat the subject in a new way....in his or her own voice?
Technical Skill Does this piece show that the artist has command of the process and materials? ContentDoes the artwork hold the viewer's interest due to a message or mystery?
North Hills Gallery, 7050 Village Center Drive, Austin, Texas 78731 (512) 345-1743 Park in the parking lot on the south side of the building or on the street and enter the door under the awning on the south side of the church. SHOW HOURS: Monday-Thursday 10 AM-5 PM Friday-10 AM-Noon Sunday 8:30 AM 12:30 PM. Closed Saturday
All entries must be received through the submission form on the Waterloo Watercolor Website, not sent via email. Please enter 3. Only 50 works will be accepted due to space limitations.
The file should be a jpeg, 1500 pixels on the longest side and not to exceed 2 M.
Save file as Your name_Painting Title_Size HxW. Example: (Sandra Carlton_Masterpiece_H20xW15)
Monday, August 28
Friday, September 15
Sunday, October 1, (12:00-1:00 pm)
Sunday, October 1, (2:30 pm)
Sunday, October 1, (3:00-5:00 pm) Tuesday, October 3, (10:00 am) Sunday, October 8, (12:15-1:15 pm) Monday October 30, (10:00 am)
Deadline for Submissions: All entries must be received through the submission form on the Waterloo Watercolor Website, (www.waterloowatercolor.org) not sent via email. The file should be a jpeg, a minimum of 1500 pixels on the longest side and each file should not to exceed 2 MB, 2017 Electronic Entry Form Notification of accepted paintings sent by email. All accepted paintings are required to remain for the duration of the show. Sold paintings can be picked up at the end of the show after Oct. 30th.
Deliver accepted, framed paintings to Apache Shores Hall, 14919 General Williamson Dr, Austin, for selection/awards jurying by Mary Ann Beckwith.
Pick up paintings after awards judging. Free Demonstration by Mary Ann Bechwith at Apache Shores Hall
Deliver accepted paintings to North Hills Gallery and Hang show
Reception at North Hills Gallery, 7050 Village Center Drive, Austin, Texas. Refreshments are provided by our hosts at North Hills Gallery. Pick up paintings at North Hills Gallery, 7050 Village Center Drive, Austin, Texas.
Only one award per artist will be given. First Place: $350 Second Place: $250 Third Place: $200 President’s Choice*: $100 Eight Merit Awards: $30 each
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President’s Choice*: $100
*The President and show chairs of WWG want to recognize a talented member who has never won an award in either of our two annual shows. WWG has wonderful, consistently excellent artists who may not have been recognized by visiting jurors. If you have been a member of WWG for at least one year and had paintings accepted in WWG shows but have not been awarded a prize, please check the appropriate box on the electronic entry form.
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Due with Entry Form: $30 for one to three paintings. All entering artists are encouraged to enter 3 paintings to give the Juror more choices from which to select accepted paintings. Using PayPal, send to firstname.lastname@example.org. If mailing, make checks payable to “WWG”. Fees may be paid via WWG's website or by check made to WWG and sent to the WWG Treasurer, Genevieve Holland, 8104 Asmara Dr.,Austin, Texas 78750.
North Hills Gallery takes a 20% commission on each sale and the artist is responsible for working with the client and collecting the commission and any tax.
NOTE TO NON-MEMBERS OF WWG: This show is open to all watercolor artists that are at least 18 years old but you must join the Waterloo Watercolor Group and submit the membership application and annual fee with the entry fee for the show. Please note that all accepted paintings must be hand delivered to be jurored because WWG does not accept painting by shipment.
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