Bring in entry: Thursday prior to the fair 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Pick up entry: Sunday after the fair - noon to 3 p.m .
NO EARLY PICK-UP OF EXHIBITS ARE PERMITTED
The Open Class Art Department encourages artist of all ages and abilities to display their work at the Fair. Please share your Art work for our community to enjoy during the Fair.
paintings and drawings completed in the past two years and not previously shown
at the Northwest Washington Fair are eligible. All work must be signed by the
must be suitably framed and equipped with
screw eyes and wire for
. No saw-tooth hangers. All paint and varnish must be dry.
Watercolors and drawings must be under glass. Computerized work will not be
on back of entry with name, age, phone number and art medium used.
department reserves the right to reclassify entries deemed improperly
classified, select and eliminate work to be exhibited, and reject work for any
reason such as size, fragility, inappropriateness, or infringement of rules.
may submit 2 entries in this department.
entry fees are required and no free admission will be issued to the exhibitor.
entries still require you to bring your item in at the listed times. On-line
entries do not guarantee a spot if the space is full when you arrive.
be picked up Sunday following the Fair between noon and 3 p.m. After
release time security is no longer available. On Monday the buildings remain
open for cleaning.
judge will be an artist or teacher or critic of established reputation in the
field of art. Judging will be Friday prior to the Fair
art work shall be advertised or priced for sale.
artwork will be released early; doing so will result in forfeit of premium.
family friendly artwork. NO NUDE etc....Contact the Superintendent if you have
Artist in Action – Anyone interested in coming and bringing an Art project and demonstrating your talents of painting, drawing etc… during the week of the Fair please contact Art Dept Superintendent for more information and to sign up. Thank you
to 59 years old
Teen---15 to 18 years old
Junior---10 to 14 years old
Youth---9 years old and under
Division 44A - Adult. . . . . . . . . . . . . Premium:
12.00 10.00 8.00
Division 44B – Professional. . . . .
Premium: 12.00 10.00 8.00
Division 44C - Senior. . . . . . . .
. . . . .
Premium: 12.00 10.00
Division 44D – Teen. . . . . . . . . . . . . .Premium:
7.50 6.00 4.50
Division 44E – Junior. . . . . . . . . . . . .Premium:
5.00 4.00 3.00
Division 44F – Youth. . . . . . . . . . . . . Premium:
4.00 3.50 3.00
3. Water Color
7. Mixed Medium
NEW: Educational Displays: To encourage those attending the Fair to learn more about Art. Educational Displays teaching. Please contact Superintendent if you would like to be involved in this because there is limited space and entries.
*Painting with Oils, acrylics, watercolors
*Drawing - horses, trees, people etc...
*Portrait drawing or painting
*Types of Brushes
FAIR THEME-IN LOVING MEMORY OF Phyillis Entrekin
Because of Phyillis love of children being involved in Art at the Fair one winner will be chosen from the entries in the youth, junior, and teen divisions - 18 and under.
Theme - Donated by the Deem Family
Junior $ 8.00
Youth $ 5.00
Patriotic Award - All Patriotic entries will receive a small flag
Superintendent Choice - Special Rosettes given to several entries in the Art Department
Judges Choice - Special Rosettes given to several entries in the Art Department
Viewers Choice - every day of the Fair those attending can vote for their favorite entry, at the end of the day the winner will receive a Viewers Choice Rosette