4th annual Art/Photo show

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WHOA! “Wallisch Homestead Original Artshow” and sale to benefit the Wallisch Homestead Scholarship Fund. Our 4th Annual Exhibition Saturday, June 2nd, 10 AM –4 PM and Sunday, June 3rd, 10 AM –3 PM at the Wallisch Homestead, 65 Lincoln Avenue, West Milford,NJ. Admission is free, however donations are graciously accepted. All proceeds will benefit the Wallisch Scholarship Fund. (There will be a private Artist’s Reception on Friday, June 1st from 6PM to 8PM.)

We deeply appreciate the participation of the many artists and artisans who supported the shows in the past and always welcome new applicants. For those interested in submitting his/her art, this exhibition is open to all professional, amateur and student photographers, artists and film makers. Media can be: Photography (enhanced and non-enhanced), Pastel, Oil Painting, Watercolor, Drawing, Sculpture, Film/Video, and Mixed Media. Anyone interested in providing Sculpture, Film or Video should contact the Friends of Wallisch for display parameters through their email address wallischhomestead@gmail.com

Subject matter should be in good taste, non-political, appropriate for all ages and contain no advertising. If you have any questions about your entry’s appropriateness, please contact The Friends of Wallisch Homestead. The WHOA committee will judge the acceptability of subject matter for presentation and their determination will be final. A registration fee of $25 per artist is required. Entries will be limited to 3 pieces per artist. Pre-registration is required. If an artist chooses to have their piece for sale, and it sells, a tax deductible commission of 20% will be collected by the Friends of Wallisch Homestead. Awards will be presented for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each of the following categories: Watercolor,  Oil, Pastel, Drawing, Photography (Enhanced & Non-enhanced), Film/Video, Sculpture, Mixed Media, ages 12 & under, and ages 12 to 18..  Note: Entrants under the age of 18 and under can elect to be judged in any category. Professional artists will judge the entries and their determination will be final. There will be a special Wallisch Homestead Award for best piece depicting the Wallisch Homestead. A People’s Choice award will be voted on by the public and will be presented at the completion of the exhibition. Paintings and Photography should be securely mounted and wired for hanging. All photographs and paintings must be labeled with the labels provided on the Friends of Wallisch Homestead website. Receiving day for all entries is Saturday May 19th from 10AM-2PM in the barn at the Wallisch Homestead 65 Lincoln Ave West Milford, NJ. Pick-up will be on last day of showing June 4th from 3PM-4PM. All submissions will be handled with reasonable care. The Friends of Wallisch Homestead and any volunteers shall not be responsible for damage, loss or theft. Submitting an entry in this exhibition implies agreement on the part of the photographer, artist, sculptor or film maker with all of the conditions outlined in this prospectus. Winning entries will be posted on the Friends of Wallisch Homestead website in non-reproducible form. You can register by using the “store” tab or by completing the art label on this page and mailing it with a check for $25 made out to “Friends of Wallisch Homestead’ to: Friends of Wallisch Homestead 65 Lincoln Ave West Milford, NJ 07480.

Important: Please make sure you attach 1 art label to the back of each piece of art before you drop them off. If you are mailing in a check please also mail one copy of an art label with your check.

The Friends of Wallisch Homestead, Inc is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of the Wallisch Homestead for use by the community for open space, education and recreation. Please visit our web site at wallischhomestead.org.

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