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My Ancestral Home
Five years ago, my husband and I visited Norway, my maternal ancestral home. Upon returning to the USA, I mounted a show entitled, 'Norway, my Ancestral Home,' consisting of 20 pastel paintings derived from sketches and photographs created while tracing my roots..

This contest is limited to paintings made of landscapes or street scenes of your ancestral home, be it where you now live or abroad.* NO PHOTOS, please.

* Only American Indians, including Eskimos, Hawaiians, Samoans, and Puerto Ricans may lay claim to the U.S.A. Others must look abroad.

Submission Rules

Each participant may submit 1 image.

Voting Rules

1)   You must be a member of in order to cast votes in this contest.   Your account must have been active at least 30 days prior to the start of the contest in order to vote.

2)   You may only vote once per image.

3)   You may vote for a total of 5 different images... but again, only once for any given image.

Contest Timeline

This is a special type of contest.   The contest administrator has chosen to award Fine Art America gift certificates as the prizes!

In order for this contest to become active, you must vote for it, below.   Every five days, our system tallies the votes for all of the inactive contests that are hoping to award gift certificates.   The contest with the most votes wins... and then immediately begins!

Contest Prizes

This contest will be awarding the following prizes:

1st Place:

$25 FAA Gift Certificate

2nd Place:

$15 FAA Gift Certificate

3rd Place:

$10 FAA Gift Certificate

Contest Administrator

Joan Jones

Lompoc, CA

United States

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