- Submission Opens: November 14, 2014
- Deadline: December 15, 2014 (Midnight EST)
- Juries Selection: December 17, 2014
- Artists Notification: December 19, 2014
Open for Submissions, $7,750 in Cash & Prizes
Deadline: December 15, 2014 (Midnight EST)
Art-Competition.net: The competition is open to all artists/photographers 18 years of age or older creating two-dimensional images in any painting, drawing, mixed media, photography or digital medium. This competition helps support the free drawing and painting lessons website "DrawingAndPaintingLessons.com", free of advertising.
Theme: "Animals" Wild, Domestic, On Land, In The Air or In The Sea.
The image should intrigue and fascinate the viewer with the artist's vision and interpretation of the animal's beauty, elegance, strength, speed, delicateness, size, and or its environment. The work can reflect on creatures of the land, sea and air from the simplicity of a domesticated pet to a ferocious wild animal. The works depiction can range from the love one feels for a pet, the amazing diversity of life on the planet and the concern for preserving all creatures from extinction.
Cash Awards and Prizes:
First Place: $500 in Cash, an Artist Website Pro website for one year with live tech support = Value $125,
Artist will become a "Featured Artist" in AWP's International Artist Directory that is marketed to over 7,500 art buyers = Value $1,500.
The winner's artwork will also be marketed in our email marketing campaign "Art Market News™" with 16,000 subscribers = Value $3,575.
The artist and their work will be marketed through our social media-marketing network through LinkedIn, Pintrist, Tweeter, GooglePlus, etc.
Total first place prize value = $5,700.
Second Place: $125 in Cash, an Artist Website Pro website for one year with live tech support = Value $125.
The artist will be featured as a "Notable Artist" in AWP's International Artist Directory that is marketed to over 7,500 art buyers = Value $1,500.
Total second place prize value = $1,750.
Third Place: $75 in Cash
Total third place prize value = $75
Fourth Place: $50 in Cash
Total fourth place prize value = $50
The 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th place winner's art will be featured in Art-Competition.net "Winners Showcase" with links to their websites.