United Artisans Gallery Art Contest

North Carolina/South Carolina




United Artisans is an art gallery located in the Charlotte, NC/Fort Mill/SC area.


From the United Artisans website:


Painting and Drawing Contest! - Judging June 16th at 4pm


Entry Deadline: June 2nd - Bring your art into the gallery!

$5 entry for 3-12 years old (paid upon entering)

$10 entry for 13-18years old (paid upon entering)

Must be an original piece that is UNSIGNED on the front... please sign it after the competition is over and put your name and age on the back. Must be a family friendly entry to be put up.

Oil and Acrylic Paintings must be on canvas: panel, studio or gallery and SEALED (you can buy spray sealant at most craft stores) and ready to hang (with wire or brackets).

You may use oils or acrylics.

Drawings and Watercolors need to be on quality paper and SEALED (you can buy spray sealant at most craft stores- this way your lead won't rub all over) and framed ready to hang (with wire or brackets)

Minimum size: 6" x 6" Maximum: 20" x 20" (doesn't have to be a square)

Everyone who enters will have their artwork hung in our gallery for 4 weeks available for sale (the price you choose... unless you don't want it sold).


Prizes for 1st Place:

3-4 years old: Gift Certificate for an art lesson with Miss Shelley or prize for 5-8 years old

5-8 years old: Custom Hat or Necklace from AJoy's Enterprise, LLC ($23-$50 value) or prize for 3-4 years old

9-12 years old: $15 Gift Certificate to United Artisans of America

13-18 years old: $50 Gift Certificate to Michael's Arts and Crafts


For a sneak peek at the judging criteria, click here.


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