RIWS Fundraising Show
People's Choice: UNFRAMED
All entries have a chance to win a framing gift card!
Winners will be determined by voting ballots available in the gallery during the exhibition
Open to RIWS Members only
Drop Off/Delivery: August 20 - September 18
Exhibition Dates: September 21 - November 9
Show Opening: September 21, 12pm - 2pm Free lunch provided!
Pickup: November 9 - November 16
Watermedia Entries Only
Images: Submit as many as you like: 3 guaranteed to hang
Any additional after 3 will fill remaining available space
Size: Images not limited on size
Entry Fee: Free
Watermedia works only (see guidelines for more details)
Open to all RIWS Members
Works must be UNFRAMED and priced at or below $200 (for this show, RIWS takes 50% of all gallery sales)
Work may not be copied from copywritten material.
No work partially or wholly painted by another.
Work may have been done in a class or workshop, but only using reference material belonging to the sole artist.
Work may NOT be listed as NFS (not for sale).
The Rhode Island Watercolor Society is proud to support watercolor and other traditional watermedia materials and methods. With the growth of the arts industry comes the introduction of new equipment and practices. As the options for art making expand, so must the horizons of the Rhode Island Watercolor Society guidelines for our shows.
Media and Mediums
. No size requirements. Hanging implements like wire are not required. Unmatted pieces are preferred.
The Rhode Island Watercolor Society reserves the right to exclude from the exhibition any works that do not arrive in sturdy condition, or are deemed too fragile to be successfully exhibited. Work that has not been suitably prepared will be hung at the discretion of the Rhode Island Watercolor Society. Please submit only work that will be available at the time of the exhibition and will remain for its entirety. No accepted entry may be withdrawn prior to the close of the exhibition. Prices for artwork indicated at the time of drop-off may not be re-negotiated at a later date. Submitted pieces may be used as promotional material by RIWS.