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Artist Call – Printing Show

For SF Bay Area artists

Printing the Bay Area

June 13-July 25, 2014

Juror: Tom Killion, NorCal Landscape Printmaker and Book Artist

SF Bay Area artists only (within 100 miles from San Rafael, California)

Original artwork only (reproductions, such as giclées, prohibited)

Submissions should express or allude to the theme as described below

Printmaking media only

Submit via only. AWD will not accept hardcopy, email, or disk submissions.

Exhibition Calendar

Fri, May 16, 4pm: Entries due via
Fri, May 23 or Sat, May 24: Notification by email
Sat, June 7, 10am-4pm: Deliver accepted entries
Fri, June 13, 5-8pm: Reception
Fri, July 11, 5-8pm: 2nd Reception
Sat, July 26, 10am – 4pm: Pick up unsold artwork

Description of Theme

All printmaking techniques and compositions will be considered. However, preference will be given to Bay Area-related images that portray themes of landscape, urbanscape, people, culture, or essence of the Bay Area.

Entry Fee

$40 for up to 3 entries. Discount provided to AWD Studio and Associate Artists

Online Entry

AWD uses (CaFÉ) to process juried exhibitions. To submit entries, visit Once you create a free profile, follow the directions for uploading your images to your portfolio, and applying to this call and other calls. AWD will not accept harcopy, email, or disk submissions. The CaFÉ website provides all the assistance you should need to prepare your submissions. If you have trouble sizing your image(s), here are a few links that will help. If you need assistance after using Call For Entry help or these other websites, contact AWD staff to request assistance.

Deadline: 05-16-2014
Art Works Downtown
San Rafael, CA

Contact: Lark Calderon-Gomez

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