2nd Annual Student Art Show

Reynolds Homestead 2nd Annual Student Art Show
Grades 8 – 12
March 4 – April 29, 2017

Emerging Artist Show
Grades 6 – 7
March 4 – April 29, 2017

Entry Delivery Dates:

Tuesday, February 21, 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, February 22, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, February 23, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

*Please bring art to the rear of the building for check in.

**Teachers – the Reynolds Homestead will come to your school and pick up all of the student entries you have! Please contact Lisa Martin @ 276-694-7181 or martinlm@vt.edu to make arrangements.

Student Art Show Eligibility

Artists must be enrolled in grades 8 – 12.  All work must be your original work, completed within the past two years and not shown in a previous Reynolds Homestead show. Artists must reside in Patrick, Surry, Stokes, Henry, Franklin, Floyd, or Carroll county.  Two works of art may be shown. Thanks to our wonderful sponsors and patrons there is no charge to enter this show!

Emerging Artist Show Eligibility

Artists must be enrolled in grades 6 – 7.  All work must be your original work, completed within the past two years and not shown in a previous Reynolds Homestead show. Artists must reside in Patrick, Surry, Stokes, Henry, Franklin, Floyd, or Carroll county.  Two works of art may be shown. There is no charge for the Emerging Artist Show.

Categories of Work

Students may submit work in the following categories:

            Category I:    Painting (oil, acrylic, watercolor, mixed media)
Category II:    Drawing (pen/ink, pencil, pastel, charcoal)
Category III:   Photography
Category IV:   3D (any medium)

Student Awards

Student artists are eligible for one of the following awards of cash and ribbon, selected by the judge:

            Best in Show   $60.00
Category I:      1st place $40.00; 2nd place $30.00; 3rd place $20.00
Category II:    1st place $40.00; 2nd place $30.00; 3rd place $20.00
Category III:   1st place $40.00; 2nd place $30.00; 3rd place $20.00
Category IV:   1st place $40.00; 2nd place $30.00; 3rd place $20.00
Merit Awards $20.00  Awarded at the discretion of the judge

            Other special awards may be presented at the show opening.

 

Schedule of Events

Exhibition Dates
March 4 – April 29, 2017

 Reception and Awards Presentation
Sunday, March 5, 3:00-5:00 p.m.

 People’s Choice Voting
March 4 – April 29, 2017

 

Entries may be picked up at the Reynolds Homestead on Friday, April 28 from Noon – 6:00 p.m., or make arrangements with Lisa Martin to deliver the art back to your school.

Display, Responsibility and Sales

All entries will be displayed as space permits, unless deemed unsuitable for public display. The art show committee reserves the right to decide compliance with rules and resolve issues not covered by them.

The greatest care will be taken in handling and displaying the work. Entry into this show is an acknowledgment that you agree to comply with show rules.

Works for sale are encouraged. The Reynolds Homestead gladly handles these transactions without taking a commission. All art must remain on display for the duration of the show. Art will only be released on the dates and times indicated above. Please do not ask for special privileges. Artists will be charged for items not picked up in a timely manner.

Download a printable version of the entry form here:  2017 Student Art Show