Call for Artists

February 16 – 18, 2018
The Lodge at Ironwoods Park
14701 Mission Road, Leawood, KS 66224

Jewelry artist are invited to submit their works to be exhibited in locked glass display cases.

Awards

“Best of Show” $500
1st Place in each of 4 Categories; Photography,
Drawing & Painting, 3-Dimentional, and Jewelry – $125
“King’s Choice” Award $100 (selected by attendees with
an opportunity to display piece at City Hall for 3 months)

Dates of Interest

Application Deadline – Friday, December 10, 2017
Notices mailed by – Monday, January 15, 2018
Delivery of Artwork – Wednesday, February 14, 4:00 – 7:00pm
Thursday, February 15, 9:00am – Noon
Opening Night Reception – Friday, February 16, 2017 – 6:00-9:00 pm
(Award winners announced at 7:30 pm)
Inclement weather date: Saturday, February 17 – 6:00-9:00 pm
Artists and one guest may attend the opening night reception at no charge
Public Viewing – Saturday and Sunday 11:00am – 4:00 pm
Show Closes – Sunday, February 18, 2017 – 4:00 pm
Pick up Artwork – Sunday, February 18, after 4:00 pm until 6:00 pm or
Monday, February 19, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Guest Juror

Michael Dean has been in the art business for 30 years, managing and owning Leawood Fine Art for 26 of them. As a gallery owner, he is in charge of curating and selecting the artists and works represented in the gallery. With an eclectic selection of artists, the gallery features pieces ranging from abstract, figurative, and landscape paintings to photography to various sculptures in glass, wood, metal and other materials. Keeping an open mind is essential when seeking out new works, and with all of his experience in the business, Michael has a good eye for dynamic compositions and color. Learn more about Michael and the gallery at leawoodfineart.com.