St. Bernard Art Guild Annual Open Art Show
Entry Fee: Members - $5 each piece. Non – members - $10 each piece. No limit on entries. Three dimensional artwork must not exceed 100 lbs. and must have a firm base. No nudes or suggestive art will be accepted. Artists must be 18 or older by June 9, 2013 to enter this show. Members or artists who have failed to follow rules in previous St. Bernard exhibits are ineligible. The category assignment of each entry will be determined by the Exhibit Committee. The decision of the Exhibit Committee is final.
All entries must be properly framed with screw eyes and picture wire firmly attached. Gallery wrapped canvases are acceptable, provided the sides of the canvas are finished and there are no exposed staples or hardware. All Artwork must be dry – NO WET PAINT! All 2-D artwork and photographs must be capable of being hung. POSITIVELY NO SAWTOOTH HANGERS WILL BE ACCEPTED! Each entry must contain the following information on the back: Artist’s name, phone number, title, and price or NFS.
Artwork that has previously won Best of Show, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd place in any previous St. Bernard Art Guild show may not be entered. Artwork that has won Honorable Mention or Plaque awards may be entered again. No entry may be entered in any Guild show more than twice. A donation of 10% will be made to the Guild from any sales during the show. All entries must be the original creation of the artist entering. Crafts made from kits will not be accepted. All artwork must have been created within the last three years.
The greatest care is exercised in the handling of the entries, but neither the Guild nor St. Bernard Parish Government Complex assumes responsibility for any damage or loss of entries. Only the Exhibit Committee Members are allowed to handle artwork. Absolutely no entries can be removed before the close of the exhibit at 4pm. Only Exhibit Committee Members are allowed in the exhibit area to remove artwork.