West Virginia Black Walnut Festival

Spencer, West Virginia

October 11-14, 2018

Art Show & Contest

Presented by Loren B. Howley, Attorney

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WV Black Walnut Festival 2018 Art Exhibit Guidelines

2018 Guidelines for the Black Walnut Festival Art Show

The annual West Virginia Black Walnut Festival Art Show will take place at the National Guard Armory on Thursday, October 11 thru Sunday, October 14, 2018.

 

Entries will be accepted at the National Guard Armory on THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4 and FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5 from noon until 4:30pm.

Adults may enter three entries per person - per medium

For Adults - Please fill out the tag located at end of Art guidelines for each entry.

For Teachers - Please fill out the tag located at end of Art guidelines for each entry indicating the name, grade, school, section and medium. This information also needs to be written on the back of the entry.

Attach the tag so that it can be viewed on the FRONT UPPER RIGHT CORNER of the artwork.

The categories are as follows:

SECTION

1-Adult

2-High School

3-Middle School(5-8)  

4-Elementary (K-4)

MEDIUMS

A-Painting (oil, acrylic, watercolor, tempera and/or combination of all)

B-Drawing (pencil, ink pastels, charcoal, crayon, colored pencil and/or combination of all)

NO COLLAGE OR DIGITAL ART.

Student work should be submitted through the school's art teacher and will be limited to the top 10 entries from each grade level per school.  Adults are not under that restriction. As a result of space constraints, the art exhibit may be juried should there be a large number of entries.

Judging will take place Wednesday, October 10 with ribbons awarded to winning entries. Artwork must remain on display from Thursday, October 11 thru Sunday, October 14 until 2 pm.

Best Of Show winner will receive a $35, Festival Theme winner will receive a $25 and Spencer Theme winner will receive a $25 award. 

 

ART ENTRY                                                                                

Exhibitor No.__________(Leave Blank)                         

Dept:      Art                                                                 

Section (Circle One):  1-Adult    2- High School               

                          3-Middle School    4-Elementary             

Medium (Circle One):  1-Painting   2-Drawing                

                                                                                       

Exhibitor Name_______________________________   

 

WV Black Walnut Festival 2018 PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW Guidelines

The annual West Virginia Black Walnut Festival Photography Show will take place at the National Guard Armory on Thursday, October 11 thru Sunday, October 14, 2018.

Students and Adults will be allowed three entries per person - one per category.

For Adults - Please fill out the tag located at end of Photography guidelines for each entry.

For Teachers - Please fill out the tag located at end of Photography guidelines for each entry indicating the name, grade, school, division and category. This information also needs to be written on the back of the entry. Please group your entries by division and category.

Attach the tag so that it can be viewed on the FRONT UPPER RIGHT CORNER of the picture.

All pictures must be matted and ready to be hung (hook on back). NO FRAMES ALLOWED. Minimum size 4x6, maximum size 8x10. All work MUST be original and completed within the past year and NOT shown at any previous Black Walnut Festival.

CATEGORIES

1- Black Walnut Festival

2- Fall

3- People (Formal & Informal)

4- Scenic (Landsape, etc.)

5- Spencer

6- Flora (Flowers)

7- Animals (Pets/Wild)

8- Open/Miscellaneous (Digital, Stop Action, etc.)

DIVISIONS

Elementary- Pre-K - 4th Grade

Middle School- 5th - 8th Grade

High School- 9th - 12th Grade

Adult (19 & older)

Ribbons will be awarded for First, Second, Third and Honorable Mention (depending on number of entries). Best Of Show winner will receive $35, Festival Theme winner will receive $25 and Spencer Theme winner will receive $25 award.

 

PHOTOGRAPHY ENTRY

Exhibitor No.__________(Leave Blank)

Dept:  Photography

Section (Circle One):  1-Adult   2-High School

      3-Middle School     4-Elementary

Category (Circle One): 1-BWF   2-Fall   3-People

4-Scenic   5-Spencer  6-Flora   7-Animals  

8-Open/Miscellaneous

 

Exhibitor Name_______________________________

For more information, call Theresa Parker at 304-377-1352 or the Festival Office at 304-927-5616.