Presented by the Gaston County Art Guild
March 7th - April 5th
Take In: March 2nd - March 3rd, 11-4 each day. Reception date: March 17th 6:30 - 8:30 PM
“A Natural View” will feature art that focuses on nature and may include original works of plants, animals or natural landscape native to North America. The emphasis of this exhibit is NATURE. Please restrict work to these guidelines.
All artists eighteen years and older living in Gaston, Cleveland, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, and York Counties may submit up to three entries upon the payment of a non-refundable entry fee. (Guild members, $20; non-members, $30).
Three works from each artist may be submitted. These may be two or three dimensional works and must have been completed within the last two years. Art must be in the original media; no copies, duplicates, prints, nor computer-generated art will be accepted. Watercolors, pastels, drawings, photographs and printmaking must be protected by glass or plexiglass, neutral mats and be framed and wired for hanging; paintings on canvas must have no side staples and be appropriately wired for hanging. Absolutely no paintings will be hung with string or sawtooth hangers. No two dimensional entry may exceed 60” x 60” (including frame); maximum weight limit for sculpture is 200 pounds. All entries must be ready for display and available for purchase. All entries must stand for the duration of the show. Arts on Main and/or GCAG reserve the right to refuse any work that does not meet their standards & specifications.
Required for entries:
1. Entry fee of $20 for GCAG members or $30 for non-members.
2. Identification label affixed to the hanger on back of work.
3. Identification label and inventory card typed or printed clearly.
Entries will be treated with care, but each individual artist retains liability for his/her work.
Awards presented by the Gaston County Art Guild will total . The Gaston County Art Guild will retain a 30 percent commission on sales other than purchase awards.