​​Learn more about our 2019 shows and how to enter below:



Wayne County High School Art Show

February 18 -  March 21

Featuring the creative talents of the High School students in Wayne County.

Click here to download and print Entry Details and Prospectus


Wayne County Middle School Art Show

March 20 - April 25

See the budding artists in the Middle Schools of Wayne County.

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Members' Show

May 2 - June 8
Open to Wayne Arts Members only. 
All types of artwork are welcome including painting, drawing, printmaking, book arts, wood work, photography, jewelry, fiber arts, ceramics, sculpture and more...We are showing off the talent of our members!

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* Not yet a member? (Gasp!)  Click HERE to download and print a Membership Application


Regional Photography Show - "Art Through the Lens"

June 13 - Saturday July 20

Open to both members and non-members of Wayne Arts.  

All types of photography are accepted including (but are not limited to):

*  Black and white, color, or toned, shot digitally or with film. 
*  Digitally Enhanced images which begins with a photograph and has been digitally edited or enhanced on a computer or by other means beyond normal  

    darkroom technique so that the image’s appearance is significantly changed from the appearance of the original photograph. 
*  Vintage and Alternative Processes such as the cyanotype, photogram, daguerreotype, tintype and others. This is the perfect opportunity to show off your  

    darkroom skill and creative vision.
* Works created entirely by digital means are not accepted in this show.  

* Cash prizes will be awarded!

* Entry Fee $20 for members/ $35 for nonmembers (includes free membership for one year)

* Click  HERE to view and download the  PROSPECTUS, REGISTRATION FORMS AND ENTRY DETAILS  


Third Annual "Anything Goes!" Show

July 25 - August 31
Open to members and non-members of Wayne Arts.
*  We challenge you to set your creativity free! Try something new!  Experiment with a new art form or technique. We are encourage non- traditional art or traditional media or techniques used in a non-traditional way, even art made from ordinary, everyday materials, or “found objects”, which typically includes 3-D works like assemblage, collage or salvaged gems - use any possible medium and make it come alive!  
*  Cash prizes will be awarded!
*  Entry Fee $20 for members/ $35 for nonmembers (includes free membership for one year)
*  Click HERE to download and print the PROSPECTUS & ENTRY DETAILS 
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Entry Fee $20 for members

Click  HERE to view and download the  PROSPECTUS, REGISTRATION FORMS AND ENTRY DETAILS


Regional Themed Art Show - the 2019 Theme is "Earth, Wind and Fire"

September 5 -  October 12

Open to members and non-members of Wayne Arts. All levels of experience. 

This exhibit broadly explores the themes of Earth, Wind and Fire. From ancient methods to new technology, whether subject matter or artistic process let your imagination run free and show us your version of the elements, what they can do or that represents the properties of Earth, Wind and/or Fire. "

* Entry Fee $20 for members/ $35 for nonmembers (includes free membership for one year)

*Click  HERE to download and print the PROSPECTUS & ENTRY DETAILS 

Second Annual Regional Fiber Arts Show  

October 17 - November 23 

Open to  Members and Non-Members of Wayne Art. All levels of experience.

This is the second year for this exhibit presenting an artistic approach to the fiber arts using fiber-based materials and techniques that express the vision on the artist.  Accepting two or three-dimensional work and heirloom pieces. Quilts, weaving, floor and wall art, felting, vessels and baskets, sculptures, tapestries, needlework, handmade paper and wearable items including accessories are just some of the possibilities.

* Entry Fee $20 for members/ $35 for nonmembers (includes free membership for one year)

*Click  HERE to download and print the PROSPECTUS & ENTRY DETAILS 

Wayne Arts Student Showcase

November 30 - Saturday December 21 

This exhibit celebrates the work of the students who participated in all the classes at Wayne Arts in 2018. 

* Click HERE to download and print the PROSPECTUS & ENTRY DETAILS 

* No entry fee for this exhibit.


Wayne County Council for the Arts

Calls for Entry 2019

Helpful information
How to Prepare for an Art Exhibit  -
 click for a video tutorial
How to Attach a Wire to Your Painting - click for video tutorial  here  and  here
​Tips on Matting and Framing Your Artwork - click for a video tutorial
Click to read How Art Judges Make Their Decision  (one person's opinion on winning a prize or making it into a show)