Last call for art, photos for Garden Show Artwork Contest

Soroptimist International of Sequim is seeking artists and photographers who wish to have an original creation selected for its garden show.

Soroptimist International of Sequim is seeking artists and photographers who wish to have an original creation selected as the featured artwork for the 18th Annual Gala Garden Show which takes place in March 2016.

Each year an original work, donated by a local artist or photographer, is chosen to be the Garden Show logo. The logo is featured on marketing and publicity materials throughout the year.

In addition, the contest winner will be offered a free vendor booth at the 2016 Garden Show.

Deadline for submission of applications is July 10.

Criteria for artwork submissions:

• Subject must be garden-related

• Art forms eligible: photography, paintings and drawings in all mediums (oil, watercolor, pencil, pen, acrylic, chalk), computer and digital art/visual and graphic design.

• Artwork must be no smaller than 8 inches by 10 inches and no larger than 17 inches by 24 inches before matting and/or framing. Each artist/photographer can submit up to three entries.

The Sequim Soroptimist following websites provide a link for viewing the procedures, required forms and a sample of images of past artwork winners: www.sequimgardenshow.com or www.sisequim.com.

For additional information or required forms, contact Cindy Rhodes, 2016 Gala Garden Show artwork coordinator, at 683-5388 or via e-mail at CLRhodes2@olypen.com.