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Ft. Lauderdale Branch Of National League Of Pen Women Open Call For Women Artists To Be Held At Skolnick Community Center In Pompano Beach. Deadline Is January 25, 2023 With Public Exhibit February 1 – 27, 2023

The Fort Lauderdale Branch of National League of American Pen Women shares a Call for Women Artists for a juried exhibition of all media. The Exhibit takes place at the Herb Skolnick Community Center in Pompano Beach, FL. The Rickie Report shares the details and invites women artists to apply! We urge art patrons to visit the exhibit, which runs February 1 through February 27, 2023.  Deadline to apply is January 25.






CALL       FOR       WOMEN      ARTISTS      





Monetary Awards and Ribbons will be Awarded

JUDGE: Meaghan Kent – Curator, Art and Culture Center/Hollywood 




Link for Prospectus




Public   Is   Invited   To   View   The   Exhibition:

February 1 through February 27, 2023



Herb Skolnick Community Center

800 SW 36th Avenue, Pompano Beach, FL 33069





1st Place Winner 2022 “Rosie” by PhotographsByPhoenix




Now through Wednesday, January 25, 2023  

Cost: $25 Members/Patrons; $30 Non-Members (2 pieces)


Link for Prospectus





2 & 3-Dimensional Art/Photography/Sculpture: Upon entering this exhibit, you are certifying that this work is an original, not a copy of another artist’s work or a copy of any photograph not taken by you, this work has not been entered before in this annual show, this work was done by only one artist and completed within the last FOUR years.







2nd Place Winner 2022 “When We Grow Up” by Donna Sallee




The sale of artwork is between the artist and the buyer ONLY.




Pen Women Members and Patrons and Women Non-Members are invited to enter up to 2 pieces of art and are limited to participation in two of these Annual Juried Exhibits. This show is our way to introduce local women artists to the Fort Lauderdale Branch of the NLAPW.





Deadline for receiving the entry form in Prospectus and entry fee check: Wednesday, January 25, 2023


Mail to: NLAPW, 651 Village Drive, #802, Pompano Beach, FL 33060  


Questions: 954-980-3475:


No changes can be made after entry is received. No refunds will be made.


Conditions and Liabilities: The submission of entries to this competition shall constitute an agreement on the part of the artist to the terms and conditions as set forth in this prospectus. Pen Women reserves the right to use photographs 





3rd Place Winner 2022 “Gray Fox” by Kirsten Hines



A major entry portion of the proceeds will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd places.

Honorable Mentions will receive ribbons.

A minimum of 10 percent of profit will support the Pen Women Scholarship Fund.






Honorable Mentions Winners 2022: “Fritillary” by Chris Landis, “Owl Hunt” by Pauline Landis and “Red Bird” by Sharron Demarest






AWARDS Presentation and Luncheon:

Friday, February 10, 2023

11:30 am

Herb Skolnick Community Center

800 SW 36th Avenue, Pompano Beach, FL 33069

Catered by 

Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza



Luncheon reservation checks, $30 each

Pay by Zelle, email


Send Check by Feb 7th to

Tammy Seymour

629 Riviera Isle  Ft Lauderdale, FL 33301




About the National League of American Pen Women:

Since its founding in 1897 by Marian Longfellow O’Donoghue, Henry Longfellow’s niece, the League seeks to create progression and advancement in visual arts, literary work, and musical composition. As the oldest and largest women’s arts organization, members share their creativity in a number of ways, including workshops, exhibitions, discussion groups, performances, demonstrations and lectures, fostering networking and friendships among members, while maintaining a high, broad standard of work, effort and strength that comes from the union.

Many of our artists teach in the South Florida area; many are award-winning artists. All are passionate about encouraging talented young women to pursue their college arts education degrees and raise funds each year to award three $1,500 Achievement Awards to Broward College Women.





For additional information please call 954-288-7972






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