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CALL FOR ART  – Weatherford Art Association

2016 Peach Festival Art Show & Sale

(held in conjunction with the Weatherford Chamber of Commerce-32nd Annual Weatherford Peach Festival)

This contest is open to all artists and/or photographers–CASH PRIZES AWARDED AT SHOW RECEPTION.

CONTEST DIVISIONS & CATEGORIES – There are two (2) divisions:  Adult and Student.  STUDENT DIVISIONS ARE DIVIDED INTO GRADE GROUPS:  K-3, 4-6, 7-9 AND 10-12.
All entries must be entered in a specific category.  The categories are:
  1. Works on Paper (watercolor and acrylic)
  2. Works on Canvas (oils and acrylics)
  3. 3-D
  4. Mixed Media, Experimental
  5. Photography digital and Photography Experimental
  6. Graphic Arts (drawings).
Registration:                 Thur., June 23  &  Friday,  June 24 (12 AM – 6 pm) & Sat.,  June 25 (10 am – 2 pm)
Show dates:                    july 9-august 12
Reception/awards:     July 9, 3 pm – Student entrants must pick up and take home their entered work at reception close; Adult entrants must pick up and take home their entered work no later than Aug. 12.
Peoples Choice Award and Best of Show Award for adults and students will be awarded at 3pm, Saturday July 9.
Entry fee shall be $10 for members and $15 for non-members; LIMIT 3 entries for non-members.  THERE WILL BE CASH AWARDS.
An Entry form is attached and can be downlowned by CLICKING on the file link “WAA Peach Festival Art Show Prospectus” below.  It can be picked up at the Weatherford Art Association’s Firehouse Art Gallery located at 119 Palo Pinto, and at the Weatherford Chamber of Commerce website or DOWNLOADED FROM THE WAA WEBSITE: weatherfordart.wordpress.com  (from menu select “Show Calendar” and then select “Peach Festival Prospectus”.   

TO SEE COMPLETE RULES FOR CONTEST CLICK ON “WAA Peach Festival Art Show Prospectus” BELOW and view or download form OR you may pick up form from WAA offices and Gallery or from Weatherford Chamber of Commerce.

WAA Peach Festival Art Show Prospectus

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  • 1st Place went to Carrol Richardson’s watercolor entitled, ”Amazon Parrot” on display at the Doss Heritage & Cultural Center in Weatherford.
    2nd Place to Jane Smith’s acrylic entitled, ”Rainy Day in the City” on display at First National Bank in  Weatherford.
    3rd Place to Julie Goode’s acrylic entitled, ”Buffalo Skull” on display at the Fort Worth City Credit Union, Weatherford.

WAA Newletter 201605

Artist of the Month Winners for Apr., 2016 are:

1st Place Winner-June Stevens’ art work, “Sol y Somba” is currently on display at Doss Heritage & Art Center;

2nd Place Winner – Julie Goode’s painting “Chickadee”     is currently on display at First National Bank in Weatherford

3rd Place Winner – Sarah Fino’s painting, “Calle En La Luz” is currently on display at the Fort Worth Credit Union

IMG_0575.JPGArte de Los Brazos was a club show and over 15 art clubs in the north Texas area were invited to participate.  WAA entered 58 artworks from 22 WAA members and took 5 of the 11 awards given at the show.  Karon Richardson was awarded Best of Show for her painting, “A River Runs Through It”.  Honorable mentions were awarded to Kathy Cunning, Judy Mason, Linda Whitehouse, and Johnny “Mahto” Hogue.  Participating members were Marilyn Brumley, Jo Cheatham, Michele Crider, Terry Ellis, Colleen Ericsson, Beverly Freeman, Patricia Harder, Johnny Hogue, Rosalie Kobetich, Judy Mason, Carroll Richardson, Karon Richardson, Janet Robb, Jerry Shidel, June Stevens, Jay Summers, Linda Whitehouse, Debra Sue Waters, Barbara Doberenz and Julie Goode.

WAA Newletter 201604

Student Art Show Participant & Awards List (CLICK to open this file & view participants and winners)



Regina Kerhman- Weatherford Ninth Grade



Potts – Art 3-  3rd Place Winner-Cow Sculpture- Brock High School



Raffle Winners


Student Art Show Viewing/Reception


Student Art Show Viewing/Reception