Learn more about our 2018 shows and how to enter below:


June

Anything Goes!- This was a new show in 2017 to celebrate our 40th Anniversary. It was so successful and fun that we are doing it again!

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!  


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

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



July

Regional Photography Show - "Art Through the Lens"

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.  


* 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  



AUGUST
Wayne Arts Members' Show 

Open toWayne 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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Entry Fee $20 for members

Click  HERE to view and download the  PROSPECTUS, REGISTRATION FORMS AND ENTRY DETAILS
* Not yet a member? (Gasp!)  
Click HERE to download and print a Membership Application



SEPTEMBER

Regional Themed Art Show "Fur, Feathers and Fins - Celebrating Animals in Art" This is a new show for 2018. 

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

This exhibit is all about animals and experiencing the world through the different creatures that walk it along with us. Whether it be in the ocean, the jungle, the desert, or anywhere else in, on, above, or under the planet. Show us the extent of your travels, or the visitors to your backyard. We want to see how creatively you can interpret this year's theme: "Fur, Feathers and Fins - Celebrating Animals in Art"


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

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


NOVEMBER  

Regional Fiber Arts Show   - This is a new show for 2018

Open to  Members and Non-Members of Wayne Arts

This is an new exhibition 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 


DECEMBER 

Wayne Arts Student Showcasecelebrating the work of the students who participated in 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 2018

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)