Brushes By the Beach Plein Air Art Contest
November 10 - 17, 2018
Join us in supporting our non-profit partner Artist Boat.
Seven Wonderful Days to Paint Plein Air!
Meet our Judge: Liz Bonham
Early Bird Entry Fee: $20 non-refundable fee/per entry received by November 5
Entry Fee: $30 non-refundable fee/per entry received by G. Lee Gallery either by PayPal or check November 6 - November 17, 2018.
To register complete registration form below.
Contest accepts painting created outdoors only and within the boundaries of Galveston Island. Studio work is not allowed. Paintings in oil, acrylic,
watercolor, crayon or pastel are acceptable. No photographs or portions of photographs
may be used. All painting must be originals. Each entry submitted
requires the payment of the entry fee. Artists must be 16 years or older.
Specifications: Sizes are to
be no smaller than 5"x 7" or larger than 16"x 20". If the artist
wishes to submit their art for sale it must be priced, labeled and wired by the
artist. G. Lee Gallery
will retain 40% commission for artwork sold during the event and show period. NO SALES
may be made directly by the artist.
Artists may check in for canvas stamping at the G. Lee Gallery on any day from Saturday, November 10 - Saturday, November 17 to qualify. Only canvas/paper date stamped by gallery staff will
be accepted in the contest for judging or accepted for sale.
Hanging: If the artist wishes to place their art
for sale at the G. Lee
Gallery following judging and thru the event close, art must be wired, ready to
hang, tagged with the artist's name, size, media and price. Wiring, and framing (artist preference) are the sole responsibility of the artist.
Sale: All art submitted for sale will
take place at the G. Lee Gallery immediately following judging and for the
duration of the event. G. Lee Gallery reserves the right to remove paintings that do
not conform to the rules or are deemed offensive.
Will be conducted by at the close of the contest at 3:00
p.m. on Saturday,
November 17, 2018.
Entries received after 3:00 p.m. will not be accepted for judging.
Cash prizes to be
announced. Awards will be presented at the close of judging.
Show: Art will be offered for sale at the
completion of judging, Saturday, November 17 thru the event’s closing. Artists
may pick up any unsold work during Gallery hours or by appointment.
Liability: G. Lee Gallery is not liable or
responsible for any accidents, loss, damage or injury as a result
Submit Artist Information HERE
Would You Like to be a Sponsor?
Patron - $250
You will receive: listing in the event program,
website link; recognition on the event thank you board; an invitation to
Brushes By the Beach® Plein Air award reception; and, $50 credit towards
purchase of Brushes By the Beach® Plein air art.
Friend - $100
You will receive: listing in the event program;
recognition on the event thank you board; and, invitation to Brushes By the
Beach® Plein Air award reception.
Paint Buddy - $25
You will receive: an invitation to Brushes By the
Beach® Plein Air award reception.
Pay by CHECK: write your check to G. Lee Gallery.
Mailing address: G. Lee Gallery, 2200 Market Street, Suite 735, Galveston, TX
Advertisers and Sponsors
helping us get kids outdoors
to paint plein air with our
non-profit partner Artist Boat
are greatly appreciated!
You are greatly appreciated!