McMow Art Glass is excited to be hosting its 16th Annual Glass as Art Contest on Thursday, April 23rd from 6-8pm. Each year, this contest has grown with incredible talent and wonderful sponsors from all facets of the art world. This year we are excited to announce that $2 from EACH entry fee will go to support The Shari Lynn Soldano-Carney Scholarship Fund. The Rickie Report shares the details and cannot wait to see your entries!
MCMOW ART GLASS
701 N. DIXIE HWY LAKE WORTH, FL 3360
Glass as Art Competition
Call for Entries!
McMow Art Glass is excited to be hosting its 16th Annual Glass as Art Contest on Thursday, April 23rd from 6-8pm. Each year, this contest has grown with incredible talent and wonderful sponsors from all facets of the art world. This year we are excited to announce that $2 from EACH entry fee will go to support The Shari Lynn Soldano-Carney Scholarship Fund.
This scholarship fund supports glass art education for a student in need! McMow Art Glass is proud to partner with Shari’s family to honor her memory. Each April, in conjunction with the Glass as Art Contest, a scholarship recipient will be awarded. This scholarship will be utilized to provide a comprehensive glass arts education, including glass blowing classes through the Benzaiten Center for the Creative Arts, to a local student in need.
What is eligible?
Glass artists are able to enter their work into the following categories:
- Original Design Stained Glass
- Pattern Adaptation from a book or other source
- Fused glass and Jewelry
- Professionals. A professional is anyone who sells their artwork, teaches art glass or has previously submitted work to the professional category.
All entries must be 6 square feet or under. Works must be display ready with hooks and or stands.
No broken or damages work will be accepted. All submission category placement and acceptance is at the discretion of the pre-qualified selection committee.
What to Send:
There will be a $7.00 entry fee per piece. Up to 3 pieces may be entered. Please submit payment with photographs of your work to entry form. If submissions are entered via email payment must be received over the phone via credit card. Checks will also be accepted. Please make checks payable to McMow Art Glass.
Payment must be received by entry deadline in order to be eligible to compete.
Deadlines & Labeling:
Deadline for submissions is March 20th. Finalists will be notified by phone the week of March 23rd -28th. Pieces selected for competition need to be need to be dropped off March 30th – April 4th. Pieces will hang in the gallery until April 30th. Pieces will need to be picked up by May 2nd.
Please make sure entry form is submitted with $7 entry fee per piece.
Title of Work:__________________________________________
Dimensions of Work:_____________________________________
Price of Piece:__________________________________________
Category: Please check one
____3-dimensional____Original design Stained Glass
____Pattern adaptation from a book or other source
____Mosaic glass____Fused glass/Jewelry____Professional
The undersigned has read and understands the rules of the contest. The undersigned agrees to release McMow Art Glass, Inc from any damages to any work submitted.
Signature:______________________________ Date: _________
ENTRY FORMS MAY BE DROPPED OFF IN PERSON OR MAILED TO:
MCMOW ART GLASS
701 N. DIXIE HWY
LAKE WORTH, FL 3360
ENTRY FORMS MAY ALSO BE EMAILED TO: RETAIL@MCMOW.COM
For information about classes, workshops, supplies or other services please contact:
McMow Art Glass
701 North Dixie Hwy. Lake Worth, FL. 33460
Phone: 561.585.9011 EXT 106 Toll Free: 1.888.701.3494
Fax: 561.586.2292 www.mcmow.com