"A traveler I am, and a navigator, and everyday discover a new region within my soul." Khalil Gibran
October 9 - November 22, 2015 at Lakewood Cultural Center (LCC)
470 S Allison Pkwy, Lakewood, CO 80226
Gallery Hours: Mon – Fri 8-5, Sat 10-2, Sundays during performancesJudge:
Ken Elliott www.kenelliott.com
"There is paradox in Ken Elliott's landscapes: they pulse with powerful color, and yet collectors speak of his paintings as exuding a sense of calm. They contain choreographed rhythm and order, even within the seeming disorder of winter trees along a creek," Southwest Art Magazine, May, 2012
The PSC invites each signature and master signature member to exhibit a small, cohesive body of work (3 -5 paintings) in Journeys
, the 2015 Signature Members' show. We challenge you to embark on a personal visual exploration of a subject or place or an approach to the medium. Each artist's paintings will be hung as a group and must have a unified style, focus, and presentation. A short statement of up to 200 words about the artist's journey will accompany the work. The work will be judged for cash prizes. Work submitted should be completed within the two years prior to the show. Work from other PSC shows is eligible for Journeys, however, paintings included in this exhibit WILL NOT be eligible for future PSC Member or Mile High shows
Open to dues-paid Signature and Master Signature members of the Pastel Society of Colorado
. Original paintings only: no class work or copied work. Work must have been completed within the last two years. The Pastel Society of Colorado and Lakewood Cultural Center reserve the right to reject inappropriate subject matter. Every attempt will be made to hang all the artwork that is delivered based on space available. All paintings must hang for the duration of the show. FEES:
$36.00 for 3 -5 paintings. The Pastel Society guarantees that at least three paintings per member will be hung. All paintings must be for sale. A commission on sales of 40% will be charged with 30% to LCC and 10% to PSC. The gallery will handle all sales transactions. Net proceeds will be paid to artists at the conclusion of the show.Specifications:
Must be suitably framed with D hangers and wire. NO saw tooth hangers. NOTE: Please wire the paintings so that the high point reaches 3 inches below the top of the frame. Attach labels to back of paintings.Liability:
Artwork will be insured only while on the premises of Lakewood Cultural Center during the dates specified on this form for the show. Submission constitutes agreement for PSC and/or LCC to use these materials for promotional purposes. Deadlines and Events:
June 10 (optional) one jpeg at 300 dpi with 1 or 2 sentences about your exploration to firstname.lastname@example.org
to be considered for promotional materials for the show and for PSC. Submission indicates your approval for materials to be used.
Aug 29, midnight on Saturday: Registration deadline
Registration is online at www.pastelsocietyofcolorado.org
Go to Shows/Events page and select Enter this show. That will direct you to Paypal where you can pay with a credit card or Paypal account.
No images will be submitted for jurying. Just fill out all forms, and submit with your statement of up to 200 words to email@example.com
in the text of an email. Longer statements will be returned to you for editing.
All entries and payments must be received by midnight Aug 29. No late entries will be accepted.
Saturday, September 26 from 10- 2 and Monday, September 28 from 11:00 to 4:00 or by appointment if necessary. Call 303-987-7844. Hand delivery of artwork to Lakewood Cultural Center.
September 21-25: Arrival of shipped work
October 9, Friday 6:00-8:00 p.m.: Opening Reception
November 22, Sunday: Show closes. (Participants in Ken Elliotts' workshop may pick up their work after the workshop on Sunday Nov 22)
Nov 21 and 22 Painting Workshop with Ken Elliott at LCC open to all artists. Workshop information will be on PSC website. Limited to 20 artists.
November 23-24 from 10-4 Pickup of artwork.
Delivery/Shipping: For shipped paintings, please spray well with fixative, double box all shipped work and insure work. Out of area members who are shipping their work via commercial carriers please make arrangements for delivery of your work to:
Lakewood Cultural Center
470 S Allison Pkwy
Lakewood, CO 80226
Attn: Lorene Joos.
For return shipping, include a check made to Pastel Society of Colorado with your paintings for exact amount paid to ship them to LCC.
Questions: Please contact: Virginia Unseld (303)582-5724 firstname.lastname@example.org
or Teri Gortmaker 303-434-7327, email@example.com
Awards will be for the body of work and not for individual paintings. Best of Show: $200.00 First Place: $150.00, Second Place: $100.00, Third Place: $50.00, Honorable Mentions
2015 PSC signature show entry form and show agreement
I have read the prospectus and agree to all the terms.
Name ______________________________________________________ date _____________________
Submit a statement of up to 200 words about your "journey" to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put the text in the body of an email and not as an attachment. ENTRY FORM:Please copy and paste this form into a text document and send to Teri Gortmaker at email@example.com by August 29, 2015.
City/ State/ Zip:
Image Identification Cards: PLACE ON THE BACK OF EACH PAINTING.
Inventory form: Please bring an inventory form filled out and keep one for your records
Artist___________________________________________ phone _________________________________
Email address ___________________________________________________
Title and price for each painting submitted