Wednz Scene: Calling All Artists….

Wednz Scene: Calling All Artists….

February 7 / 18

Hello everybody…wifi has been acting up earlier this morning, but it’s all good now. It’s that time again. Artists, if you want to show your work to the world, this is the time and opportunity. Thanks to, you can. Here are several competitions and or exhibitions you can apply to…

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Call to Artists for St. Johns River Festival of the Arts

Artists are invited to apply for the St. Johns River Festival of the Arts, held May 5-6, 2018 at First Street in Sanford, Florida. $3,000 Best in Show; $12,000 in these categories: Awards of Excellence, Awards of Distinction, Juror’s Choice. Fine arts, fine crafts may be submitted with three photos of the artwork and one of the booths set up. All artwork must be current and represent the entire body of work to be shown. All applications are juried by a committee. Applications can be made on ZAPP. $25 application fee. Deadline: March 1, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 407-416-1779.



Fine Art Fine Wine Fair

Artists are invited to apply for the Fine Art Fine Wine Fair, held June 23-24, 2018 at St Mary’s in Orchard Lake, MI. Best of Show, 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place, & Honorable Mention. Jurors: Elizabeth Wilson, Karyn Stetz, & TBD. Categories include Ceramics, Collage, Drawing, Digital, Fiber, Furniture, Glass, Jewelry, Leather, Metalwork, Mixed Media, Mosaic, Painting, Photography, Pottery, Printmaking, Sculpture, Upcycled Art, Woodworking, Miscellaneous. $25 application fee. Deadline: March 1, 2018More info. Contact: email or call 734-476-1772.




Long’s Park Art Festival

Artists are invited to apply for the Long’s Park Art Festival, held August 31 – September 2, 2018, at Long’s Park in Lancaster, PA. Over 11,000 art lovers will make their way to the beautiful tree-lined park where booths follow walkways surrounding a tranquil, freshwater lake. This top-rated show draws sophisticated, high-income buyers from Philadelphia, Baltimore, Central Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Virginia, West Virginia, Washington, DC, New York and beyond. Eligible media include Ceramics, Digital, Drawing, Fiber (Decorative & Wearable), Furniture, Glass, Jewelry (Non-precious & Precious), Leather, Metal, Mixed Media (2D & 3D), Painting (acrylic, oil, or watercolor), Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, and Wood. See prospectus for complete details. $35 application fee. Deadline: March 1, 2018More info. Contact: email




Call for Artists and Artisans

JART, Inc./Spotsy Arts Festival seeks artists and artisans for a juried Arts Festival, August 11-12, 2018 on the Historic Courthouse grounds in Spotsylvania County, VA, strategically located between Washington, DC, and Richmond, VA. $6,000 in awards. Jurors: Joe DiBella, Ed King, and Patricia Troiani. Seeking fine art, fine craft, specialty foods, etc. Everything must be handmade with the artist/maker present. Booth Fees: $400 by February 1 (discounted rate), or $500 by March 1, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 703.887.2878.



Art in the Wilds

Artists are invited to apply for the 12th annual “Art in the Wilds” Fine Arts Show, held June 23 and 24, 2018 at Evergreen Park in Kane, PA. Cash awards. Seeking handmade fine arts and fine crafts including watercolors, acrylics, oils, drawing, pastels, leather, wood, glass, jewelry, pottery, fiber, photography, mixed media, printmaking, graphics, and sculpture. $25 application fee. Deadline: March 1, 2018More info. Contact: email




Monument Square Art Festival

The Racine Arts Council seek artists for the Monument Square Art Festival, June 9 & 10 at Monument Square in Downtown Racine, WI. $1,600 in cash awards. One of Wisconsin’s oldest and most respected juried fine art fairs features 70 artists from around the country exhibiting works in a variety of media including Ceramics, Glass, Jewelry, Fibers and Wearables, Sculpture, Photography, Mixed Media, and Painting. $20 application fee. Deadline: March 1, 2018More info. Contact: email or call 262-635-0261.




Round the Fountain Art Fair

The Round the Fountain Art Fair committee announces a call to artists for the Round the Fountain Art Fair, May 26, 2018, at the Courthouse Square in Lafayette, Indiana. $1200 Best in Show, $750 2nd Place, $500 3rd Place, 10 merit awards $250 each. All awards include automatic acceptance to next year’s fair. All fine arts are eligible: acrylic, ceramics, graphics, fiber, watercolor, oil, pastel, photography, wood, jewelry, sculpture, etc. No furniture or garments, limited fine crafts. $35 application fee. Deadline: March 1, 2018More info. Contact: email or call 765-491-6298.




2018 New Hope Art League Juried Art Show

The New Hope Art League announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, April 6-20, 2018 at The Conservatory in Doylestown, PA. Up to $3,000 in awards. Jurors: Lisa Tremper Hanover and James Toogood. Anyone 18 and older may enter original art, not previously shown in NHAL or other local area shows or exhibits. Paintings works on paper, mixed media, photography, digital art & sculpture. No copies of artworks or artists. No works reproduced by any commercial process, no giclees, video, film, jewelry or fiber art. Max size is 40in. on the longest side, including the frame. Three dimensional & assembled works must be stable and safe for viewing. maximum footprint 40in.x40in., artists must provide a stand that is finished and structurally sound. $25 for members/ $40 for non-members, 2 artworks max. Entrants may have 2 non-juried portfolio pieces. Deadline: March 1, 2018More info (PDF). Contact: email or call 561-400-1958.


There are many more! All you need to do is check out to find even more opportunities. Enjoy your Wednesday, be blessed.



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Wednz Scene: Art Opportunities

Wednz Scene: Art Opportunities

July 19 / 17

More opportunities, this time for the painters, illustrators, etc, etc. Found several of these opportunities courtesy of Art Show.

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33rd Annual Ridgway Rendezvous Art and Crafts Festival

Weehawken Creative Arts seek artists for the Ridgway Rendezvous Art and Crafts Festival, August 12 & 13, 2017 at Hartwell Park (Ridgway Town Park) in Ridgway, CO. Any artist or craftsperson exhibiting his or her own original works of art may apply. Categories include Bath Products Including Candles, Ceramics, Drawing & Graphics, Fiber, Food/Concessions, Glass, Gourmet, Jewelry, Metal, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Sculpture, Wearable Art, and Wood. See application for specific requirements. $35 application fee. Art Booths: $250 for each 10×10 space. First Deadline: Feb 28th, Final Deadline: Aug 1stMore info (PDF). Contact: email or call 970-318-0150.



American Craft Council Show – San Francisco, CA

The American Craft Council seeks artists for its show in San Francisco, August 3-5, 2018 at the Fort Mason Center, Festival Pavilion. We encourage you to apply if you produce original work in any of the following categories: basketry, ceramics, clothing and accessories, decorative fiber, furniture and lighting, glass, jewelry, leather, metal, mixed media, paper, stone, toys and puzzles, and wood. $15 processing fee + $30 for each show application. Deadline: August 1, 2017More info. Contact: email or call 800-836-3470.



Call for Entry–2017 National Juried Exhibition

The NorthStar Watermedia Society announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, October 2-31, 2017 at the Blaine City Center in Blaine, MN. Minimum of $4,000 in cash and non-cash awards (2016 awards totaled $9,000 +). Juror: David Feinberg. All water media. Open to all adults 18 years and older. Digital images in JPEG format to be submitted online ( See prospectus for complete information and requirements. $35 members, $45 non-members for up to 3 entries. Deadline: August 1, 2017 @ midnightMore info. Contact: email



First Annual National Juried Exhibition

The new Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art, in central Wisconsin, is now accepting entries for its first annual juried art exhibition, October 6 – December 29, 2017. $10,000 will be awarded to Best of Show. Juror: Alyssa Monks. Open to all artists in the United States. Must be at least 18 years of age. All mediums are accepted, with the exception of video and computer generated works. $50 entry fee. Deadline: August 18, 2017More info. Contact: email or call 715-571-6551.



2018 Solo and Group Exhibitions

The The Rehoboth Art League (RAL) is a member-based, non-profit arts center, located in the resort town of Rehoboth Beach, Delaware – a highly traveled area not only by the residents of this and the expanding surrounding communities, but also by art patrons from the Washington DC, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and New York metropolitan areas. Over 29,000 people participate in Rehoboth Art League programs annually. Each year the RAL offers member and non-member group and solo shows, which are displayed in one of several gallery spaces. The Exhibitions Committee is in the process of organizing solo and group exhibitions for 2018. This is a very competitive program, as RAL can only accept a limited number of proposals each year. Artworks in any media are reviewed. $20 entry fee. Deadline: August 1, 2017More info. Contact: email or call 302-227-8408 ext 104.



Glen Echo Labor Day Art Show 2017

The Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture seeks artists for the Glen Echo Labor Day Art Show, September 2-4 at the Glen Echo Park Spanish Ballroom in Glen Echo, MD. Park View Artist Award: Solo Art Exhibition in our Park View Gallery in January 2018. Cash prizes of $250 each for top works in 2D & 3D. Entry is open to all artists with original works created within the last two years. All works must be for sale and submissions must reflect the work that you will be exhibiting in the Labor Day Art Show. All artwork must be your own and must not have been entered in a prior Labor Day Art Show. An application must be completed and submitted to be considered. A limited section of children’s work will also be accepted. $27 entry fee ($17 with valid membership). Deadline: August 1, 2017More info. Contact: email or call 301.634.2234.



2017 Call for Art, “Breaking Barriers”

The Massachusetts Office on Disability (MOD) announces a call to artists for an opportunity to have their work displayed in an exhibition at the Massachusetts State House later this year. MOD has some very talented jurors on board from VSA Massachusetts, Massachusetts College of Art & Design, Arts Connect International, and more. The Call for Art is open to Massachusetts residents of all abilities ages 18+. Both professional and recreational artists are encouraged to apply. Out-of-state students of Massachusetts colleges and universities are also eligible. Original works must be two-dimensional and not exceed 36″ in any direction. No entry fee. Deadline: August 1, 2017More info.



Making Connections: Artists Working in Queens

LIC Artists announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, August 31 – September 1, 2017, at Plaxall Gallery in Long Island City, NY. Juror: Elizabeth Hoy, director, Godwin-TErnbach Museum, Queens College. Open to artists working in Queens, NY over the age of 18; original painting, drawing, sculpture, mixed media, graphics/printmaking. $25/5 digital images. Deadline: August 1, 2017More info. Contact: email or call 718-793-0214.


Choose one or more to register or enter. Hope you guys enjoy the rest of your Hump Day Wednesday, be blessed.








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