IWS Annual Members’ Show

The Bloomingdale Park District Museum

108 S. Bloomingdale Rd., Bloomingdale, Illinois 60108

Awards Judge: Ratindra Das

August 12 – September 15, 2017

Reception: Sunday, August 13, 2 – 4pm 

Cash and merchandise awards will be awarded.

  • Form: One painting per member is allowed. You can apply online (see the form below) or downloading and printing the ENTRY FORM that you can find here.
  • Entry Fee: $25 entry fee per member (cash, check addressed to IWS, or by PayPal by July 31, 2017).
  • Eligibility: All water-media paintings (acrylic, gouache, yupo).
  • Limitations: Must be IWS member to enter (if you are not a member you can join us here). Frame sizes can be no more than 40 inches in any direction.
    Collage or digital work is not allowed.
  • Drop-off: Saturday, August 5, 1-4pm
  • Pick up: Saturday, September 16, 9:30am -noon
  • Shipped Work: See information listed below.
  • Sales: The Bloomingdale Park District museum will collect a 30% commission on sales.
  • Publicity: IWS may use your work for PR purposes or on the IWS website.  

HAND DELIVER PAINTINGS:

  1. Deliver to: The Bloomingdale Park District Museum, 108 S. Bloomingdale Rd., Bloomingdale, Illinois 60108
  2. Paintings may not be removed prior to show closing.
  3. Please have your paintings ready to hang with wire hangers. No saw tooth hangers are allowed. 
  4. Painting label must be attached to back of painting, top, left corner. You can download the painting label here.

SHIPPED PAINTINGS: We prefer artists make arrangements to drop off work at the Bloomingdale Park District Museum, but if needed, we will accept shipped work. Please review the following information. No exceptions will be made:

  1. Must be received between Monday, July 24- Wednesday August 2, 2017
  2. Shipped work must include a prepaid return-shipping label (return address cannot be a P.O. Box)
  3. $25 Entry Fee must be included with the painting. Check addressed to IWS or by PayPal by July 31, 2017.
  4. Shipped paintings must be framed under Plexiglas or clear acrylic. (No glass)
  5. Please have your paintings ready to hang with wire hangers. No saw tooth hangers are allowed.
  6. Painting label must be attached to back of painting, top, left corner. You can download the painting label here.
  7. No Styrofoam peanuts or similar loose packing material is permitted.
  8. No wooden crates

Ship To:

IWS c/o Benita Brewer

340 E. Highland Ave

Villa Park, IL 60181

For more information contact: benitabrewer@gmail.com

 

Members' Show Entry Form

 

Pay your entry fee online via PayPal (before JULY 31st) by clicking on the button below. We use PayPal for all of our online payments but you DO NOT need a PayPal account to pay with ANY major credit card.