ART CONTEST

 

 CALL FOR ARTISTS

THE OJAI VALLEY LAVENDER FESTIVAL  2016

Lavender-themed art will be displayed both at OVA Arts and in the Ojai Lavender Festival Arts Pavilion in Libbey Park.

THE FESTIVAL IS JUNE 25TH, 10-5 pm.

This show will be juried by a team of 3 OVA Arts Gallery artists for a 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prize, plus 3 Honorable Mention AND a “People’s Choice” award. The 2017 Lavender Festival poster may be chosen from this year’s show by the Lavender Festival committee. To submit your 2-D art, please read the following:

 Maximum of two entries per artist.

Maximum size 30” in any direction.

There is no entry fee.

 

Important dates:

 Bring-in: Sunday, June 5 and Monday, June 6, 3-5 P.M.

Where:    OVA Arts Gallery

108 N. Signal St., Ojai, CA

805-646-5682

Notification of acceptance or decline: Tuesday, June 9

Pick-up of unaccepted work: Wednesday, June 10 and Thursday, June 11

 

GALA ART RECEPTION: Friday, June 17, 6-8 P.M. At OVA Arts, where winners will be announced and prizes awarded. Wine, munchies, and music – invite your friends and collectors! Free event!

 Accepted artists will be asked to sign up for a 2-hour shift at the OVLF Arts Pavilion on June 25. Art will be displayed at OVA Arts until the day of the festival, and then moved to Libbey Park.

Upon sale, a 20% commission will be taken by OVA Arts or the Lavender Festival, depending on where the piece of art is sold. Artwork sold before the Libbey Park event should remain in the show, but will be marked with the lovely orange “sold” sticker.

All artists should pick up their art from Libbey Park no later than 5 P.M., June 25 from the OVLF Art Pavilion – at the end of the festival, if possible.

 


 

“Upper Ojai” from the 2017 poster

 
“Upper Ojai” by Kristina Grey (© 2008)

 

Past Contest Winners