2017 Regional Juried Watercolor Exhibition

Important Dates:
$1000 Grand Prie, $750, $500 Cash prizes and more!
February 1 Call for Art Opens to residents of ID, WA, OR and MT.
$35 for first entry, $10 each additional entry, limit 3 per artist
Go to www.lcsc.edu/cah/callforart for details.
April 30 Submission Deadline
May 12 Electronic Letter of Acceptance
May 15-22 Artwork to be delivered to the Center
May 22 Deadline for receipt of shipped paintings to:
415 Main St., Lewiston, ID 83501
June 2   Exhibit Opening & Awards Ceremony
June 3-6 Gloria Miller Allen workshop*: “Powerful Tools for Powerful Paintings”
July 29  Exhibit Closes
August 1-9  Work is available for pickup or mailed to artist with prepaid shipping label
provided by artist.

Juror: Gloria Miller Allen has national and international recognition for her art, having been
accepted in over 60 national and international exhibitions. She holds signature membership in the
American Watercolor Society, the National Watercolor Society, the Transparent Watercolor
Society of America, to name a few. Gloria has taught watercolor for over 30 years.

*4 day workshop “Powerful Tools for Powerful Paintings” with Gloria Miller Allen
to be held June 3-6 from 9-4PM. $350.00. For additional details or to register go to
www.lcsc.edu/ce/non-credit-courses

2017 Regional Juried Watercolor Exhibition

Who: Lewis-Clark State College Center for Arts & History in partnership with Palouse
Watercolor Socius
Venue: Lewis-Clark State College Center for Arts & History
415 Main Street, Lewiston, ID 83501
Eligibility: Artists 18 years or older residing in Idaho, Washington, Oregon or Montana.
Specifications: Your entry(s) must be original work by you, and not produced in a class or
workshop.  Entry must be completed within the last two years. Photo reference material must
have been taken by you, the entrant. Purchased images or permission granted photos are not
allowed. All work must be watercolor on paper or paper-like support. Collage elements must be
painted by the artist with watercolor. Accents of gouache or pencil may make up less than 10%
of the whole. Classwork or work executed with the advice of an instructor or tutor is prohibited.
Source material must be wholly original and not derived from any published images.
Digital Entry: www.lcsc.edu/cah/callforart
Submit high resolution (300 dpi) .jpg images no less than 1MB, maximum 5MB
Size Limits:  Image size: No less than 10 inches on the shortest side.
Frame Size: No more than 44 inches in any direction.
Entry Fees (non-refundable): Entry fee is payable by PayPal, CC, or check to LCSC CAH.
Each artist may submit up to three entries. The entry fee is $35 for one image and $10 for each
additional image.
Accepted Entries: All artists will be notified by e-mail on May 12, 2017.  Full instructions for
shipping or hand delivery will be attached to the acceptance e-mail. All accepted paintings
requiring return shipment will require a pre-paid shipping label. Accepted work must match
submitted image; paintings not consistent with submitted image may be disqualified. All
accepted paintings will be represented in the catalog if received by May 22, 2017. Each
exhibition entrant will receive a complimentary catalog. The juror’s decision is final.
Framing: All paintings must be framed in simple sturdy frames, ready for hanging with wire,
and protected under Plexiglas. Mats must be white or off-white with 2 inches minimum mat size.
¼” colored liner mats are acceptable. Additional information will be mailed to accepted artists.
Sales: PAINTINGS MUST BE FOR SALE. No price changes will be accepted. The Center will
handle all painting sales and retain a 30% commission on sales.
Conditions and Liabilities: No work may be withdrawn before the end of the exhibit. The
Center for Arts & History and PWS reserve the right to photograph artwork or copy images for
promotional purposes only. Insurance coverage is the artist’s sole responsibility, both in transit
and during the exhibit. The submission of entries to this competition shall constitute an
agreement by the artist to the terms and conditions set forth in this prospectus.
Questions may be answered by calling the Center at (208)792-2243 or cah@lcsc.edu