This Paint Out and Wet Paint Sale promises to be a fun, fast-paced plein air painting event. It is open to all artists, professional oramateur aged 18 years or older. Registration along with a $25 registration fee is required. The field is limited to 75 participants on a first-comebasis. Participating artists may use any two-dimensional medium (oils, acrylics, pastels, watercolors, etc). Maximum size of canvas/paper is 16x 20. Although more than one work may be painted during the event only one piece may be displayed for judging. Framing of works for the judging, reception and sale is preferred, but not mandatory. No photography or digital media are allowed. Awards for exemplary work will be named by our event judge (TBA). Registration is open online at www.nsarts.org. If registration is not filled beforehand, additional artists will be accepted by registering on the morning of the competition at North Shore Arts Association.Registration Timeline . . . Registration ($25) now through August 31 (or until max count is reached) online www.nsarts.org, at the NSAA or by phone 978.283.1857. Event Timeline . . . ● Check-in NSAA 8am-9am (mandatory) to receive your name tag. ● Artists paint 9am-1pm at the East Gloucester or downtown Gloucester location of their choice. ● Set up of paintings for judging and sale (one per artist) at NSAA 1pm-2pm. All works are tobe displayed on an easel provided by the participating artist. ● Reception and painting sale 2pm-5pm. Announcement of award recipients 3pm. The reception and painting sale is open free to the general public. More . . .Three (3) prizes will be awarded 1st Place $300 2nd Place $200 and 3rd Place $100. All works sold will be processed through North Shore Arts Association. Sales split will be sixty percent (60%) to the artist and forty percent (40%) to the NSAA. NSAA will issue checks for all works sold approximately two (2) weeks after the event. Liability . . . Participating artistsassume all responsibility for their person, possessions and artwork during the course of this event. Registration for this event constitutes acceptance of this policy.
This event first appeared on EssexCountyCreates.org