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Contest - Beginner Artwork


Beginner Artwork Overview

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Contest Rules

Beginner Artwork
This contest is for BEGINNING artists only, as defined as those who are starting out with their craft of creating paintings, drawings, sketches, oils, etc. Yes, digital alterations of actual artwork is acceptable as long as you demonstrate your skill to enhance, not recreate, the artwork piece.

1. Contest is based on INTEGRITY allowing beginning artists to showcase efforts.
2. You may submit up to 3 images (members and non-members).
3. The work MUST be an actual painting, sketch, oil, etc. (one of your first pieces).
4. Digital altering of actual artwork is allowed (enhancement of work only).
5. When voting begins, you may vote for 1 image.

Beginner artists, especially those who are very good at what you do, need to be careful about entering in contests that dictate popularity of your work. This can send mixed messages about your beginner status. It is expected a small number of entries be entered in this contest as most FAA members are versed in their craft.

Allowing artists to dream in creating artwork adding beauty to our world. Thank you for your entries.

Submission Rules

Each participant may submit 3 images.

Voting Rules

1)   Votes may be cast by any visitor to (members and non-members).

2)   You may only vote once per image.

3)   You may vote for one image... and one image only.

Contest Timeline

Status: This contest is over.

Submissions Begin:

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013 - 2:46 PM

Submissions End / Voting Begins:

Monday, October 7th, 2013 - 2:46 PM

Voting Ends / Prizes Awarded:

Thursday, October 10th, 2013 - 2:46 PM

Current Time (Eastern United States):

Sunday, September 24th, 2017 - 3:53 AM

Contest Prizes

This contest will be awarding the following prizes:

1st Place:

Champion Beginning Artist

2nd Place:

Reserve Champion New Artist

3rd Place:

Blue Ribbon Artist

Contest Administrator

Kelly Schutz

Lafayette, IN

United States

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