2013 CALL FOR ENTRIES!
Pampered Palette (www.pamperedpalette.com), in cooperation with the SDP Foundation (www.decorativepainters.org), is sponsoring a juried art exhibition. Three jurors who are experts in the field of decorative painting will choose semi-finalists from a large pool of applicants. The semi-finalists' art will be displayed at the 41st SDP International Conference and Expo, held at Pheasant Run Resort, St. Charles, Ill. May 13-18, 2013. Artists shall be selected on the basis of the artistic concept, quality of their work, and originality.
This opportunity is open to all decorative painters, and works must have been completed after June 1, 2011. Each artist may submit a maximum of 7 works, one entry per subject category. Entrants will be judged in three divisions: Professional, Hobbyist, and Beginner.
· Deadline for submissions: postmarked no later than midnight on Monday, December 17, 2012
· Notification of semi-finalist selections: March 15, 2013
· Installation: all semi-finalist pieces must arrive at exhibition property 12 noon, May 13, 2013
· Exhibition: May 16–18, 2013
· De-Installation: Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 12 noon
**Please note that all dates are subject to change.
· SDP Members : $10 per entry (non-refundable)
· Non-SDP Members : $25 per entry (non-refundable)