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Calls to Artists – Deadlines from August 27 to October 31

Check this list for an extensive list of artist opportunities with August 2017, September 2017, October 2017, December 2017 deadlines, calls to artists, calls for entries, for grants, art exhibitions, international shows, juried shows, many with free entry. Some are exhibitions, some are competitions, all worth your review: photography shows, art about trees, illustration art, literary art, travel writer award, art on the human head, environmental photography, drawing, cityscapes, social justice issues, earth justice issues, creative action, the future of the arts

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Painting Size Matters – WSO Convention Lessons Learned

WSO Convention in Medford, OR This past weekend I was fortunate enough to attend the Watercolor Society of Oregon’s (WSO) convention in Medford OR.  It was an action packed weekend that left me dizzy with ideas and lessons learned.  I met many new people,  new faces, new names.  It was wonderful. Linda Baker (AWS/NWS), Juror […]

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Sometimes I Do Not…

Get In To Juried Art Shows I’m thinking about times when I do not get into juried art shows.  I rarely talk about it because it feels like a rejection and calls for a private moment.  I find it easier to talk about the times I do get in.  Success makes me feel good; not […]

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Call for Artists from

This list of artist calls also has something for everyone. From photography portraits to small art to a variety of specialized themes, many of these are open to all artists. We hope you’ll find an exciting exhibition in which to enter your work! Let us know how it goes for you if you do! Also, don’t miss the 8 month artist residency in Cyprus!

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