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This project was made possible, in part, with funding by the Arts & Science Council and the North Carolina Arts Council, an agency of the Department of Cultural Resources, and the National Endowment for the Arts, which believes that a great nation deserves great art.
Open To: All members and non-members of Mint Hill Arts.
Intake: Friday, December 4, 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 5, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Opening Reception: Friday, December 11, 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Awards will be presented at 8:00 p.m.
Fees: MHA members: $10 for up to three pieces.
Non-members: $30 for up to three pieces.
Prizes: Best in Show: $300
First Place: $100 (awarded in each category)
Second Place: $75 (awarded in each category)
Third Place: $50 (awarded in each category)
Honorable Mentions: $25 Gift Certificate
Categories: Water Media: Includes water media on paper or paper products (yuppo), gouache, ink
Painting: oils, acrylics, pastels
Other Visual Arts: Includes all materials or techniques not included in the
other categories (mixed media, drawing, graphics, alcohol inks, textiles, etc.)
Sizes: > 2-D work cannot exceed 40" x 40".
> 3-D work cannot exceed a 36" footprint x 7' in height. It must fit through the door.
Rules: > All work must be completely original and your work; no teacher's hands on it.
> 3 entries per artist accepted; may be entered in different categories.
> All work must be properly framed and wired. If your 2-D work does not require a frame, hanging must be thought out so it is ready to be displayed.
> All artists must fill out our Gallery Registration Form and affix our Intake Labels. See our forms page
for links to these forms. Save time at Intake by printing and filling them out then bring them in with your artwork.
Labels will be available at Intake for those who choose to fill them out in the gallery.
> Entering artists must be 18 years old or have written permission from a parent/guardian.
> All artwork must remain in the show until its closing. If you have an emergency and must remove your artwork,
you must notify the Gallery Chair, Thea Barbato (email@example.com) to make arrangements for the early removal.
> Mint Hill Arts accepts all artwork unless it is unsafe to exhibit
or shows very in-appropriate subject matter. We welcome new artists and unusual artwork.
Judging: > No Mint Hill Arts members will take part in the judging.
> No Mint Hill Arts members will be present during the judging process.
> Only the numbers and titles of entries will be supplied to the judges.
> The names of all artists will be hidden from the judges' view.
Commissions: Mint Hill Arts requires a 20% commission on all work sold through our gallery. All sales are run
through the gallery and checks are made payable to Mint Hill Arts. Commissions are paid within 30 days of the sale.
All proceeds from sales go to Mint Hill Arts,
an all-volunteer non-profit art organization.
You do not have to put your work up for sale;
whether to sell, and the price of your work, is determined by you.
All sold work can be picked up by the buyer at the
end of each monthly show.
Mint Hill Arts is located at 11205 Lawyers Rd, Ste. A, Mint Hill, NC 28227
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