Open Art Competition – last few weeks for entry

(nb The images on this posting are not from the either magazine, but are two cards by TOH artists Linda and Laura Kemshall, and are available in the Through Our Hands shop here.)

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The Artist and Leisure Painter magazines, have an open competition with a deadline of 27th March.  There’s lots of prizes so why not have a go?

Here’s what they say:

The countdown for submitting your entries to our 2015 The Artist and Leisure Painter Open Art Competition in partnership with Patchings Art Centre is underway, with just seven weeks left to enter.

Open to all artists from beginners and amateurs in the Leisure Painter category to experienced and professional artists inThe Artist category, 70 selected works from each category will be exhibited in two galleries at Patchings Art Centre, opening at the start of the 2015 Patchings Festival of Art, Craft and Photography on June 4, until July 19, 2015.

OVER £17,000 WORTH OF PRIZE AWARDS TO BE WON!

Over 60 individual prizes will be awarded to selected artists in both categories including:

£5,000 The Artist Purchase Prize Award
£1,700 The Artist Exhibition Awards
£1,000 Chroma Awards
£1,000 Royal Talens Awards
£750 Winsor & Newton Awards
AND MANY MORE…..

Click here for a complete list of prizes, details of the two separate categories (The Artist for experienced and professional artists; Leisure Painter for the beginner and amateur), the judges and conditions of entry.

DEADLINE: MARCH 27, 2015