NWSSA

Call for Artists

Call for Artists

Mayfest at Lakewold Gardens - Lakewood, WA DiningRoomPanorama

The NWSSA has been invited to display sculptures by our members at Lakewold Gardens during Mayfest May 1st - 10th, 2015 in the dining room of the mansion as well as the outdoor garden. Cyra Jane will be organizing the indoor show, Rich Hestekind will coordinate the outdoor garden show with the Lakewood Garden Staff.
Deadline for Entry:  April 2nd, 2015
To apply to Lakewold Gardens Show:
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 PDF or Word Doc

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Sculpture Northwest Gallery - Bellingham, WA.

We are excited to announce that the NWSSA has been invited to display in the inaugural 3 month exhibition to be held in Sculpture Northwest’s (SNW) new gallery in Bellingham, WA.  SNW is looking for both emerging and well established sculptors from NWSSA’s membership and they wish to bring selected works in a variety of stone ranging from granite to jade and in sizes from tabletop to enormous. Delivery of the works will be May 15th & 16th and pickup of unsold work August 14-15th. The show will begin with a "Private" opening date of Thursday, May 28th, the show will run until August 14th.  
Deadline for Entry:  April 3rd, 2015
To apply to Sculpture NW Gallery Show: Click here for the PDF or Word Doc
If you have questions, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.?subject=Sculpture%20Northwest%20Show" title="email CyraJane" target="_blank">Cyra Jane 


Picnic in the Park - Volunteer Park, Seattle, Wa.

On June 20th, the serene grounds of Volunteer Park will host a public Stone Sculpture exhibition. The NWSSA is inviting its members to bring stone sculptures to show and picnic food to share for a one day special event in Volunteer Park. Set on the lawn between SAAM and the Conservatory, we are looking forward to a day enjoying the company, sharing our art, and educating friends and Capitol Hill neighbors about the joy of stone carving.
If you have questions, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.?subject=Sculpture%20Northwest%20Show" target="_blank" title="email CyraJane">Cyra Jane 


17th Annual Juried Kenmore Art Show June 24-28th, 2015
Artists of all ages are welcome. Entries must be received online February 17th - May 1st. Jury results posted Friday, May 15th. The show opens to the public Wednesday, June 24th and runs through Sunday, June 28th, 2015 David Varnau Sculpture Juror.
Entry Deadline: Feb 17-May 1st, 2015
More information and on-line submissions: www.artsofkenmore.org


Monarch Sculpture Park - Creekside Conservancy, Tenino, WA
"RSVP" Annual Gallery Exhibit

The first annual gallery exhibit "RSVP" Respect, Support, Value and Preserve art and nature will open on June 6, 205 and run through October 31, 2015. The theme is nature as expressed through art. Paintings, framed drawings and sculpture will be accepted.

Deadline for Entry: April 5, 2015
For Prospectus and Information: Click Here
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Ongoing Call for Sculpture in the Park, Tenino, WA
Ongoing call for artists to exhibit their sculpture on Monarch Sculpture Park grounds. Work must be durable to withstand Pacific Northwest weather.
Deadline for Entry: May 15, 2015
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Call to Artists: Society of Washington Artists Annual Spring Show and Sale
Open to all artists, members and non-members, ages 18 and older. Artwork will be non-juried into the professionally judges show; a wide variety of mediums and disciplines will be represented. Artists may submit up to 3 works of art.
Deadline for Entry: Tuesday, May 12th between 4-7pm
Location: Harley Hall Building 10000 NE 7th Ave Vancouver, WA
Public Viewing & Sales: Admission is Free. Open May 14-17th, 2015
Artist Reception and Awards: Saturday, May 16th 6-8 pm
for Prospectus and Information: Click here for PDF Flyer  Visit their website: http://societyofwashingtonartists.com/


Call to Artists: Art of the Garden

Schack Art Center is seeking artwork for the exhibit: Art of the Garden, June 18 - August 1, 2015. This "garden art" themed exhibit is one of our perennial favorites.  All mediums are welcome. Artwork must be created for the garden out-of-doors, such as stone, metal, concrete sculptures, benches, arbors, etc., or to bring the garden into the home, with paintings, photographs, sculptures, etc. There are no size restrictions, and installations will be decided by jury selection.

Artwork must be for sale, with the gallery receiving a 40% commission. Artists may submit up to twelve relevant images by deadline: May 18. Digital images are to be in a jpg format (file size less than 1.0 MB, sized to 4" x 5" - 300dpi, and pc compatible). Images need to include: your name, email address, phone number, media, dimensions, and retail price. Email images and questions to Carie Collver at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.g, or mail a CD (non-returnable), ATTN: Art of the Garden, 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett WA 98201.

Deadline: May 18, 2015


*Here is a link to the Artist Trust site with information, resources and calls for artists in all disciplines: http://artisttrust.org


*Here is a link to CaFE site which serves as an aggregator for artist calls: www.callforentry.org

Regional Arts & Culture Council: RACC.org

Lakewold Photos

Lakewold Gardens Website:   http://www.lakewoldgardens.org/
The photos show how it will look in bloom.

[Click HERE fo Map] to Lakewold Gardens

Here are photos of the gardens in winter early spring:

Dining Room as a panorama  lots of room for pedestals in the room and on the deck/patio (might want to download it's big)
DiningRoomPanorama
Halfway down the path from the house to the tea house, remember it's a straight path and distorted by the panborama. Teahouse on left house on right. Note the big trees.
House2TeahousePanorama


Many opportunities for placement.
LakeSidePanorama2

Looking back to house:
View Back to house   

Teahouse
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Looking back towards pool across path to teahouse from big trees.
Across Garden to pool