ART ON PAPER
Open to all artists in New England!
Entry Deadline: October 18
Drop Off/Delivery: October 24 - November 6
PLEASE NOTE: WE WILL NOT BE ACCEPTING DROP-OFFS ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26
Exhibition Dates: November 9 - December 20
Show Opening: TBA
Pickup: December 20 - 27
Entry Deadline: OCTOBER 18
Artwork on Paper Only
Images: Minimum 1, Maximum 3
Size: Work must not exceed 42 inches on its longest side (not including frame)
Entry Fee (per entry): $20 for non-members, $15 for members
ELIGIBILITY (PLEASE READ BEFORE SUBMITTING):
Artwork on paper only (see guidelines for more details)
Open to all artists residing in New England
Work must not have been exhibited in a previous Rhode Island Watercolor Society juried show.
Work must have been completed within the last 10 years.
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 must be the same work represented by the submitted digital images. No altered digital images may be submitted.
Artwork should be well represented by any digital image submitted. Work must not exceed 42 inches on its longest side (not including frame).
Work must be the size represented in the submission form.
Work may 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 open juried shows.
Media and Mediums
Watercolor paper, toned watercolor paper, Yupo and similar synthetic papers, paper coated with varnish or gesso, textured paper, canvas paper, rice paper
Work may be floated within the frame, or presented with a single or double mat.
White or off white mats are preferred, but liner mats less than 3/8" may be colored. Entirely colored mats are acceptable only if they are integral in the completion of the artwork.
Must be wired with no wire or hanger showing when hung. No tooth hangers.