2023 NorthStar Watermedia Society Member Exhibition

Exhibition Dates: May 2-May 30, 2023

Location: The Dow Gallery & Framing, 2242 University Avenue #120, St. Paul, MN 55114  (Near Hwy 280)

Registration March 1 – April 7: https://northstarwatermedia.wufoo.com/forms/z1n7gxh50inot8m/


– There is no jury for entrance, but only the first 60 water media art will be accepted from current members.
– From the 60,  Suzanne Galloway, the juror, will choose awards.
– Each current member may submit one painting done after March 2020.
– The work must be completely original to the artist and not done in a class or not previously exhibited in any NSWS Exhibition.
– Maximum size of framed art cannot exceed 24” in any direction.
– Acceptable mediums are watercolor, acrylic, casein, gouache, water-soluble ink, and egg tempera, with no more than 25% collage or drawing.
– Acceptable supports are paper, yupo, canvas, canvas board, or board.
– Artwork must be family friendly, no hate work or nudes.
– Artwork over 22” inches in any direction must have art framed in plexiglass not glass.
– The artist is responsible for insurance and sale of artwork. The Dow Gallery will make sure art is kept safe in gallery. They will notify artist if there is a  sale.
– All artwork stays in the Gallery during the entire exhibition even if something is sold. The Dow Gallery will put a sold sign on the piece.
– Entrants give NSWS and the Dow Gallery permission to make digital images


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