Wednesday, December 1, 2010

To All APAP Members


Our new website is up and running and it looks great (on Dec.7th, 2010). From now on all events, shows, 2011 paintouts( a Winter/Spring schedule of casual paintouts will be posted around the New Year) , and any painting news will be posted on the website.
APAP will no long use the blog. Thanks for checking in and be sure to go to the
APAP website regularly so you will be in the know.

Thank you and go paint!

Friday, November 26, 2010

APAP Annual Members Show in Sedona


APAP Annual Members Show Sedona, Arizona
When: March 31- April 13, 2011
Opening Reception: Friday, April 1, from 4-8:00pm
Where- Sedona SEG Gallery (Art Barn)
Who- All paid APAP members are eligible to enter.
How Much- Entry fee is $35.00, this is separate from your membership fee.
Entry Deadline- Checks and Cd's must be RECEIVED No Later than Jan. 15th, 2011
Notification Date: Notification letters will go out by February 15th, 2011
Delivery-paintings to the gallery between 9 – 11am, Thursday March 31. Don’t be late.

Pickup-of paintings from the gallery between 3 – 5pm Wednesday April 13th. No exceptions.
There will be an 80/20 split, 80% to the artist, 20% to APAP.
Image Entry:

Send a CD with up to 5 images – up to 2 Studio (max 18” x 24”) and up to 3 Plein Air works (max 16” x 20”) completed in the last two years and not previously shown at an APAP show, along with CD send entry fee check, and correctly completed entry form, please print legibly.

CD images should be saved as jpg. files, not too large – between 200kb – 1000kb, 72ppi is fine.

Image files should be saved and labeled as follows. title-size-price-P (for plein air) or S (for studio) Example; Aspen Glow-11 x 14-$750-P.jpg

Your entry form will contain the same info – they should match.

Label CD with the Artists Name in marker. Do not put artists name in image file.

Jury Committee with select up to one Studio, and up to two Plein Air pieces from your entry.

All jury decisions are final.

Note: No substitutions of accepted works, no price changing, No Exceptions!

Framing:

Accepted Paintings must be framed in good quality frames and properly wired for hanging.

No saw-tooth hangers, or skimpy, poorly constructed frames will be accepted.

APAP retains the right to reject paintings based on bad framing practices.

Prizes:

Best in Show – Featured image for next years promotional efforts.

Award of Merit

Award of Merit

Peoples Choice

Artists Choice


Delivery & Shipping Instructions will be in your acceptance letter-

APAP Annual Members Show 2011

Your Name:_______________________________________ Email:___________________________________________

Address:__________________________________________

Phone:___________________________________________

Entry 1.

Title:_____________________________________________________

Size:__________________Price: $_________Medium______________

Plein Air_____ -or- Studio_____ (Check one).

Entry 2.

Title:_____________________________________________________

Size:__________________Price: $_________Medium______________

Plein Air_____ -or- Studio_____ (Check one).

Entry 3.

Title:_____________________________________________________

Size:__________________Price: $_________Medium______________

Plein Air_____ -or- Studio_____ (Check one).

Entry 4.

Title:_____________________________________________________

Size:__________________Price: $_________Medium______________

Plein Air_____ -or- Studio_____ (Check one).

Entry 5.

Title:_____________________________________________________

Size:__________________Price: $_________Medium______________

Plein Air_____ -or- Studio_____ (Check one).

Remember you may enter up to two studio pieces and up to three plein air pieces.

Incomplete entry forms and mislabeled CDs will not be considered.

Please Mail this form along with your check/s and CD to:

APAP/April show

P.O.Box 446

Cottonwood, AZ 86326

Checklist:

Correctly completed entry form.

Show entry check made out to APAP for $35.00

APAP Annual Membership Dues = $35.00 (if you need to renew).

Labeled CD with up to 5 images.

Note: please double-check your CD, make sure it opens easily (on a PC) and does not require a special program. Do not save files in a proprietary program like Microsoft picture manager. Those using programs like Photoshop should be fine, just save as standard jpg.

Questions? Barbara Donahue – 928-639-1885 donahueart@cableone.net