Due to the coronavirus and the limitations we must follow,
we have decided to offer a
FREE VIRTUAL ART EXHIBITION AND COMPETITION
to the youth of Kitsap County.
Kitsap County students 5-18 years of age may enter
to compete for prize money within their age category, as well as the People's Choice Award.
Entries will be accepted from
March 31 to May 7, 2021
Call to Artists: Submit via CaFE™
It's easy and free to set up your profile.
You'll find all the details (the prospectus) by clicking
the link below:
Interested in getting involved as a sponsor? See below.
The judges for the show are local art professionals and will select 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in each age category. People's Choice voting will be ay 15th through 21st.
Age Category First Prize Second Prize Third Prize
5-7 years $100.00 $75.00 $50.00
8-10 years $100.00 $75.00 $50.00
11-13 years $125.00 $100.00 $75.00
14-16 years $150.00 $100.00 $75.00
17-18 years $200.00 $100.00 $75.00
People's Choice Award
3/31/21 Call to Artists - Entries Accepted for Competition through May 7th
FREE to students ages 5 - 18
5/7/21 Application Deadline
Application on CaFE site closes
5/15/21 Jurors Determination of Qualified Entries
Artwork will be juried by a panel of local professional artists. An email
notifying accepted artists will be sent by via CaFE
5/15/21 to Public viewing for People's Choice voting here at penmusicart.com
5/22/21 Our panel of professional judges will determine winning entries
6/5/21 Cash Prize and Awards Ceremony via Zoom (time TBD)
International Award winning artist, and painter extraordinaire will show how he works outdoors, en plein air, and in his studio. Robin's work is recognized world wide for his technical skills and artistic interpretation. Truly one of the best. Find more about Robin here:
This amazing image is a linocut of Augusta Savage, done for the WSP Wayzgoose print festival. Leigh is a multi-talented artist, who also designs and creates landscapes, figure and floral paintings, monotypes and woodcuts. See more of Leigh's work here:
Susan is an amazing artist, instructor, and Director of Ed NW College of Art, teaching various classes, including Senior Thesis, Internship, Illustration and more. One of her specialties is cartooning, (she designed our POP logo), and was good friends with Charles Schulz. Here's how they met:
Judy is a professional artist and former teacher at CK High. Judy works realistically and abstractly, designs greeting cards, and other items featuring her surface patterns. She will demo this fun technique, which creates unique and unusual effects. It's something kids and adults can enjoy for sure. See her work here:
We are a 501 (3)(c) non-profit, so your donation is tax deductible.
We'd love it if you could share information about the festival by handing out flyers and putting up a poster.
Those that donate cash or in-kind donations at any VIP level will also have their logo and business name displayed on our website, in our program, and on our slide presentation during the festival.
Master: $250 - $499
Grand Master: $500+