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Sarnia Arts & Crafts Club - En Plein Air Painting Competition

18 Jun 09:30 - 16:30
20 Jun 10:00 - 16:00
21 Jun 10:00 - 16:00
22 Jun 10:00 - 16:00

Pinetops Studio


St Martins


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CALLING ALL ARTISTS!  Join Sarnia Arts & Crafts Club on the beautiful Jerbourg Peninsula for their annual En Plein Air Painting Competition.  NEW FOR THIS YEAR - JUNIOR SECTION! For age categories 7-11yrs and 12-16yrs. (Please note all Juniors must be accompanied by an adult at all times!)

£100 cash top prize for the winning adult and prizes of art materials for juniors.  The competition is open to anyone of any artistic ability to enter.  Registration at 9.30am Pinetops Studio, Jerbourg Road (behind the Doyle Monument) after which you have until 4.30pm to create your winning entry.  All works must be started and completed ‘En Plein Air’ (outside) regardless of weather conditions … it’s all part of the challenge!  Judging by David Ummels from 'Art for Guernsey' and Helen Bonner-Morgan from ‘Arts for Impact’ will take place after the competition and winners will be notified.

Competition: Saturday 18 June
Exhibition of entries: Monday 20 - Wednesday 22 June (10am - 4pm daily)

All the entries will be on display at Pinetops Studio for 3 days following the competition at which the public will also have the opportunity to vote for their favourite.

For more information including details on how to register (there is a small entry fee) and the Rules for Competing.

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