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Categories and Prizes

Painting

Original paintings, examples include: watercolour, acrylic, oil, pastels, spray paint – no prints.

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First prize: $750 

Second prize: $400

Entries open 2 August 2024

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Mixed Media

Art in which more than one medium or material has been used. Examples include assemblages, collages, hand-pulled prints, relief prints, intaglio prints, lithograph (not offset) screenprints and monotypes.

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First prize: $400

Second prize: $200

Entries open 2 August 2024

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Craft

Original design and not from a pattern or commercial kitset. Examples include ceramics, recyclables, textile crafts, leatherwork, origami, knitting, embroidery, crochet, felting, macrame.

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First prize: $400 

Second prize: $200

Entries open 2 August 2024

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Sculpture

3D sculptures, examples include pottery, assemblages, wood carving, glass, copper.

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First prize: $400

Second prize: $200

Entries open 2 August 2024

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Photography

Original photography. Examples include film camera and photographic negative, panorama, pinhole photography, slides, cyanotypes. You may submit one artwork from a limited edition of 30 or less.

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First prize: $400

Second prize: $200

Entries open 2 August 2024

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Other prizes

Young Star award for artists aged 15-22 who show promise. People's Choice is voted by the people over the weekend. Artist's raffle is a random prize draw, and Highly Commended are judge awards (no cash prize)

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Young Star: $100

People's Choice: $100

Radical Reuse: $100

Highly Commended

Artist's Raffle

Entries open 2 August 2024

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