PASTEL SOCIETY OF OREGON'S 2017 MEMBERSHIP SHOW PROSPECTUS
August 1, 2017 through September 30, 2017
ELIGIBILITY: Open to members in good standing of the Pastel Society of Oregon. Painting must be original and at least 80% soft pastel, no copies, published photography, or computer generated work. All work must have been executed within the past 3 years and not previously been shown in a PSO Exhibition. Artwork cannot have been produced in an instruction setting. Accepted works must be identical to juried images.
ARTWORK: Artwork size maximum is 36 inches which does NOT include the frame. Submissions will be refused if sized do not conform to entry requirements. The Juror's decision is final. Permission is assumed by PSO to reproduce accepted artwork for promotional uses.
AWARDS: $2200 in cash awards. Best of Show, Judges's Choice, Gold Award, Silver Award, Bronze Award, 2017 Artist to Artist, People's Choice Award, and Awards of Distinction.
FRAMING: All work must be framed and with a strong wire for hanging. Flat hangers only, no screw eyes. No uni-frames.
WAIVER: Neither PSO nor its officer nor the Gallery Northwest are liable for lost or stolen artwork. No responsibility will be assumed for lost or damages works while in transit. Works arriving in poor condition will be returned to the artist at the artist's expense. Your entry constitutes an agreement with the above rules.
COMMISSIONS: All works must be for sale. A 30% commission for Gallery Northwest will be retained on all accepted works sold during and prior to the show. Please price you painting to include this 30% commission. Prices once set cannot be changed.
June 16, 2017-------------------------------emailed images due
IMAGE INSTRUCTIONS: Digital Entries of artwork shall be sent via email. Digital files should be submitted as RGB, jpeg format, 1900 pixels in the longest dimension. and 300 dpi resolution. Image file name should include the painting title. Please crop the image so only the image is shown. Award judging will be done from the actual painting by the juror/judge.
LABELING IMAGES: EMAIL IMAGES AS JPEG files-Format: Use you LAST NAME (hyphen) the first initial (hyphen) Title of the painting (hyphen) LETTER A, B, C, D, E, for the individual painting.
SENDING IMAGES: Send 1 to 5 digital images of your painting as EMAIL ATTACHMENTS in a single email, if you need to send more emails that is okay, too. send to firstname.lastname@example.org (Trudy Reynolds) in the body of the email please include your phone number and email if different from what is on file. You will receive a confirmation email that your entries were receivbed, or a request for appropriate corrections. I cannot increase the image size, but I can decrease it. No adjustments will be made on your image without consulting you first.
I WILL ACKNOWLEDGE RECEIPT OF YOUR IMAGES WITHIN 24 HOURS OF RECEIVING THEM.
Contact persons PSO:
Lora Block 541-440-0567 email@example.com
COMPLETE ENTRY FORMS BELOW: KEEP A COPY OF THE PROSPECTUS FOR YOUR RECORDS. Mail Entry Form and Check to: PSO, PO Box 104, Roseburg, OR 97470
IMAGE A title_______________________________________________________
IMAGE B title_______________________________________________________
IMAGE C title_______________________________________________________
IMAGE D title_______________________________________________________
IMAGE E title_______________________________________________________
ARTIST'S CHECK LIST:
1.__completed and signed entry form