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Members Only Show, Columbia Arts Center, CALL FOR ENTRIES

Members Only Show Columbia Arts Center CALL FOR ENTRIES
The Maryland Pastel Society will hold a Juried Members Only show at the Columbia Arts Center, 6100 Foreland Garth, Columbia, Maryland, from October 21, 2010 through November 21, 2010. All members of the Maryland Pastel Society, artist and signature, are invited to submit work for selection by Juror Lisa Egeli. She will select a maximum of 50 works for this show.

All selected work must be hand-delivered to the Columbia Arts Center; the center will not accept shipped work. The center will insure the work on site for the duration of the show.

About Our Juror

Lisa Egeli will be our juror. She has been described as "a meticulous connoisseur of nature". Her landscapes and portraits have been featured in many exhibits and permanent collections in her two decade professional career. She is a third generation artist in a family of artists, and her formal training was at Chicago's American Academy of Art.  
Her work has taken her all over the world in pursuit of landscapes. She has traveled and painted on location around the globe. Her work has been recognized in a variety of regional and national events, and she is a signature member of the American Society of Maine Artists. Other memberships include the Oil Painters of America and the Washington Society of Landscape Painters.
Lisa Egeli lives by the shores of the Chesapeake Bay for most of the year and in south Florida for the winter. To see more of Lisa's amazing works visit:

Important dates:

Deadline for submission (digital entries only): AUG. 24, 2010
Notification letters mailed: September 21, 2010
Work to be delivered: Sat., Oct. 16, between 10 AM-1 PM
Show opens: Thursday, Oct. 21
Opening Reception: Saturday, Oct. 23, 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Show closes: Sun., Nov. 21
Pick-up of work: Tues., Nov. 23. 10AM-1PM

How to enter:

An entry form and prospectus with complete details, including specifications for digital entries, are available for download. Click on the pdf icons below.  If you'd prefer to have a prospectus mailed to you, contact the show's Chair, Linda Light, by email (preferred): or by phone: 410-252-8292 (no calls before 11:00 am or after 8:00 pm, please!).