Elora en Plein Air
GRAND RIVER PAINTING FESTIVAL
May 18 to 21, 2017
Rules for the Elora en Plain Air Festival
Check-in will take place on May 18 & 19 from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm and on May 20 from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Elora Centre for the Arts, 75 Melville St, Elora ON. Advanced registration is encouraged, however you may register at check-in, space permitting. Number of entrants will be limited.
All canvases/panels/paper must be stamped PRIOR to painting. No unstamped art will be accepted for the show. No pre-painted, stained or marked supports will be stamped.
Each work of art must be started and completed en plein air.
All stamped canvases must be turned in each evening at the Elora Centre for the Arts to be stored overnight. No exceptions.
The size of the image is not to exceed 18” x 24”.
Artists must provide their own materials
Artists may paint any subject/scene outdoors, within the Township of Centre Wellington. Maps will be provided at check-in. A list of suggested locations will be available.
The show and sale of work will take place on Sunday, May 21 at the Elora Centre for the Arts from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
Artists will select their artworks for the sale. A maximum of 3 works per artist will be accepted.
A 30% commission applies to all sales.
The Elora Arts Council and Elora Centre for the Arts assume no responsibility for loss or damage to any work, display or person during this event.
SUBMISSION OF ART:
When: May 18th to 21st, 2017
Where: Fergus Elora and surrounding countryside
For more information: firstname.lastname@example.org
Official Coffee of Elora Plein Air Ashanti
Best Garden: LittleTree Garden Market
Best Architectural Subject: Edge Realty
Best Town Subject: Mermaid in Elora
Bissell Quick Paint Sponsor/Best in Show: Elora Farmers’ Market
Photo credits: Anne Hobbs
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