Sunflower Art Rules and
Entry must be an original drawing, painting, photo or
any other medium. Limit is one artwork per entrant.
A Sunflower theme must be incorporated in the artwork.
There is a $5 entry fee for Adults (18 and older). Fee
will be waived upon request.
All wall art must be ready for hanging with materials
strong enough to support the weight. Mats or backing materials should be
1/8” thick or less. Framed wall art should have a hanging wire securely
attached to the frame. No saw tooth hangers, string or tape should be
used. Clip frames with either plexi or glass will not be accepted.
Indicate if pushpins can be used directly on the
artwork. . If anything accepted presents an installation problem such as
weight or fragility, the creator will be asked to come in to do the
installation at our convenience.
Group Entries can be one piece of artwork created by
more than one artist or can be multiple artworks created by individual
group members (e.g. classroom, family). As a guideline, the
size of a group entry should fit within a
6 ft. by 6 ft. space. For entries exceeding this size, contact Marilyn
Moyle at 530-756-8475.
Entry Deadline for the 2012 Art Competition is Friday,
Please indicate if you want to sell your art work.
Sellers are responsible for all transactions and should provide contact
information or business cards. NAMI-Yolo will not collect commissions
but would appreciate any donations made.
All artwork must be picked up from the Davis Art Center
at the date specified on the entry form unless you make other
arrangements at the time the piece is submitted. NAMI-Yolo is not
responsible for any artwork that is not collected.
A panel of
judges will determine the winners. Relatives of judges cannot be
participants. Prizes will be awarded in each of the
following categories: Children (Under 8); Youth (8-12) Teens (13-17); Amateur Adults
(18 and older); Professional Artists; Groups; Schools. A prize of $100 will be awarded to the artwork selected for the
NAMI-Yolo sunflower seed packet. If selected for the Sunflower Seed
Packet, a photo reproduction of the art piece will be in portrait format
which may result in photo-cropping of the artwork.
entries will be displayed at the NAMI-Yolo Sunflower Art Exhibition at the
Davis Art Center 1919 F St. in Davis, the first three weeks in June unless
other arrangements are made.