Artists In Flight– Call for Entries
Artists del Norte’s Spring Juried Member’s Show
April 7 – May 5, 2018


Criteria for Entering:
Show entries should convey a sense of Flight to the viewer. Special consideration will be given to works conveying that theme. Joint artist projects encouraged.

Artists entries must be original artwork not previously exhibited in an Artists del Norte show and must have been completed with the past year. Each artist may submit up to three (3) pieces of artwork. Artists must be current members of Artists del Norte. Dues must be paid in full.
Categories:
A. Opaque (acrylics, oils, prints) alcohol ink, encaustic
B. Transparent (watercolor, water media)
C. Pastel, pencil, ink, charcoal, scratchboard
D. Photography and Digital Media
E. 3-Dimensonal (sculpture, glass, jewelry)
F. Mixed Media

Show Location:

Rum River Art Center, 2665 4th Ave, Suites 102 & 108 - Anoka, MN 55303
Show Hours: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Tuesday – Saturday, Phone 763-323-8830

Important Dates:
Wednesday March 21 Entry deadline
Saturday March 24 Acceptance notifications go out
Saturday April 7 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Drop off artwork – no late entries accepted
Saturday May 5 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Reception and awards ceremony
Saturday May 5 3:00 after reception Show ends – pick up artwork
All work entered in the show will remain with the exhibit until the show closes on Saturday May 5 No exceptions.

Entry Fees:
Accepted artwork entry fees $15 first entry, $10 second entry, $5 additional entries. Payment is due when mailing in entry form for entry to be accepted.

Awards:
The show judge will award Best of Show, Place ribbons and awards for each category. The number of awards and cash award amounts will depend on the number of entries.
Framing & Hanging Requirements:
All hanging show entries must be properly framed (unless frame is not required) and wired for hanging.
Pick up of artwork:
Must be on specified date and time. You must arrange for someone else to pick it up for you if you cannot pick it up yourself. If your work is not picked up, you will be charged a $5 per piece handling fee.

Submissions:
Please include completed show form and photographs or printouts of your entries. Do not send original works! If you would like your samples returned, please include a self-addressed, stamped envelope for their return.

Mail to: Sharyn Erickson
14159 Goodhue St. N.E.
Ham Lake, MN 55304

 

OUR SPRING SHOW Gallery

 

ARTISTS GO INTO THE GARDEN 2017

Spring Show “Artists Go Into the Garden” Awards

Sharyn Erickson - Best of Show

Opaque
MaryLeah Marshall—1st Place
Bonnie Elkerton—2nd Place

Transparent
Carla Anderson—1st Place
Jeanie Ferdinande—2nd Place
Mary Drier—3rd Place
Jeanette Offerdahl—Merit

Drawing
Gina Chase (Sanderson)—1stPlace
Linda Siegler —2nd Place

Photography
Gary Johnson—1st Place
Dee Kotaska—2nd Place
Mary Drier—3rd Place
Joy Reichel—Merit

Dimensional
Karen Nippoldt—1st Place
Lori Norman —2nd Place

Mixed Media
Raynele Schneider—1st Place
Deborah N. Kirkseeide—2nd Place
Joette Byram—3rd Place
Jeannie Ferdinande—Merit

Judged by Cheryl LeClair-Sommer

ARTISTS GO INTO THE WOODS 2016

Spring Show “Artists Go Into the Woods” Awards

Deborah Kirkeeide - Best of Show

Opaque
Jeanie Ferdinande—1st Place
Tom Dimock—2nd Place
Karen Fredrickson—3rd Place
Bonnie Elkerton—Merit
Joyce Olson—Merit

Transparent
Carla Anderson—1st Place
Jeanie Ferdinande—2nd Place
Joyce VanderWyst—3rd Place
Mary Drier—Merit
Karen Nippoldt—Merit

Drawing
Laura Erwin Schack—1stPlace
Sher Leksen —2nd Place

Photography
Mary Drier—1st Place

Gary Johnson—2nd Place
Dee Kotaska—3rd Place
Joy Reichel—Merit

Dimensional
Lori Norman—1st Place

Mixed Media
Cherene Bebeau—1st Place
Karen Nippoldt—2nd Place
Jeanne Fraune—3rd Place
Raynele Schneider—Merit
Karen Fredrickson—Merit

Judged by Derek Davis

 

Artists and the sea 2015

Artists and the Sea Award Winners

Cherene BeBeau—Best of Show

Judith Meyeraan—Mermaid Award 

Sharyn Erickson—People’s Choice Award (voted on by visitors to the show)

Opaque
Mike Melman—1st Place

Bonnie Elkerton—2nd Place
Karen Frederickson—3rd Place
Jeanne Fraune—Merit
Dagney Walters—Merit

Transparent
Carol Spohn—1st Place
Peggy Sorenson—2nd Place
Linda Johnson—3rd Place
Joyce VanderWyst—Merit
Tom Dimock—Merit
Carol Anderson—Merit

Drawing
Laura Irwin Schack—1stPlace

Sher Leksen —2nd Place
Joyce VanderWyst —3rd Place

Photography
Dee Kotaska—1st Place

Beth Helmes—2nd Place
Gary Johnson—3rd Place
Mary Drier—Merit

Mixed Media
Raynele Schneider—1st Place
Carol Spohn—2nd Place
Jeanne Fraune—3rd Place
Bonnie Elkerton—Merit

Dimensional
Laura Erwin-Shack—1st Place
Lori Norman—2nd Place

Fiber Art
Linda Lawrence—1st Place

Dee Kotaska—2nd Place
Carol Moler—3rd Place

Judged by Pat Undis

 

ARTISTS OUT WEST 2014