Presented by the Gaston County Art Guild and the Gaston County Public LibraryNovember 1 — 30, 2017. Eligibility: This show is for Gaston County Art Guild members only. Entry fee $10.00 per artist. Take In: Wednesday, November 1st, 2-6 pm at the Main Branch, Gaston County Public Library at 1555 E. Garrison Boulevard, Gastonia. This is the only day for take-in and all works will be hung at this time. Opening Reception: Tuesday, November 7th from 6-8pm at the Library Conference Room (takes the place of the Art Guild's monthly meeting). Awards will be presented at 7pm. Pickup Date: Wednesday, November 30th from 2 - 6 pm. Art not picked up on Tuesday will be taken to Arts on Main and available on Wednesday 11am — 4pm. Works not claimed by Saturday, December 9th become the property of the GCAG.
Specifications: Members may enter 3 pieces. Painting, drawing, printmaking and 3-D are acceptable. No duplicates, computer generated art, or photographs accepted. Work must be original and completed within the last two years. 2-D work must be framed and wired for hanging. Works on paper must be protected with glass or Plexiglas. Maximum image size is 5" x 7" or 35 square inches. Maximum outside dimension including frame is 13" x 13". Representational paintings must be 1/16 or less the actual size of the subject. 3-D work must be able to fit into an 8" cube and miniature in size. Awards: Winning ribbons and cash awards for first place, second place, third place and 3 honorable mentions. Sales: Work may be for sale. The Art Guild receives a 20% commission on sales. All sales will be handled at the gift shop at Arts on Main at the end of the show. Liability: All reasonable care will be given, but neither the Guild nor the Library will assume responsibility for loss or damage. Show Chairperson is Wanda Meekins and she can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org