2017 Spring Art Show

ART OF THE OZARKS COMPETITION
HARLIN MUSEUM, WEST PLAINS, MO
APRIL 4-22, 2017
SPONSORED & HOSTED BY THE WEST PLAINS ARTISTS GUILD
(OPEN TO ARTIST 18 YEARS AND OLDER)

Entry Dates

Friday and Saturday, March 31 & April 1, 2017, 12 noon to 4 pm at the Harlin Museum in the Hathcock Gallery, 505 Worcester Ave, West Plains, MO 65775, 417-256-7801.

Entry Fee

1 painting – $15.00, 2 paintings – $25.00, 3 paintings – $30.00, Payable to the West Plains Artist Guild. Artists can only enter 3 paintings.

Five (5) Entry Categories

  • Oil
  • Water medium (includes: acrylic, gouache, regular watercolor and watercolor pencils)
  • Mixed medium/collage
  • Pastel
  • Graphics (includes: pencil, graphite, charcoal, ink, linocut, and colored pencil.

Prizes will be awarded for overall best of show and 1st, 2nd, and 3rd in each category.

Prizes:

  • Best of Show – $100.00
  • 1st place per category – $75.00
  • 2nd place per category – $50.00
  • 3rd place per category – $25.00

Guidelines

All paintings must be original works of the artist entering. No Copies. All work must be done in the last 4 years and not previously shown in West Plains Artist Guild past exhibits . All work must be either framed or gallery wrapped canvas with wire and eye-screws for hanging. No Saw-tooth Hangers. All acrylic and oils must be dry. Watercolor, ink, graphics, and pastel (all works on paper) must be under glass. Any subject that can be presented to school children will be accepted. Size Limit: No larger than 36 X 48 inches.

Reception

The meet and greet social for the artists will be held Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 2 pm. The Ribbons & prize money will be awarded at the reception, by the West Plains Artists Guild President Regina Willard. Paintings will be released at 3pm, and the museum closes at 4 pm. Paintings may be picked up at the museum the following week Tuesday through Friday, from 12 noon to 4 pm.

Sponsors

The Art of the Ozarks Spring Competition at the HarlIn Museum is sponsored and hosted by the West Plains Artists Guild. Proceeds after expenses will go towards the landscaping and new shrubs at the Harlin Museum.

Points of Contact

Regina Willard, WPAG President, 417-256-5135, rjwillard@centurytel.net or
Gladys Morris, 417-255-0920, gmorris@centurylink.net.