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Driftless Area Artists Welcome You...

DAA Members, send me the calls for art that you are getting and I will post them to inform other artists.    joanstackpole@gmail.com    


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            Calls for Art 2020           SORRY THIS PAGE HAS NOT BEEN       UPDATED DUE TO COVID-19                  RESTRICTIONS

Wisconsin Regional Artists Association


Again this year is a $50 award for the art club/association with the most Tiny Treasures entries.
You don’t have to be a WRAA member to participate - although new members are always welcome!   Why not have a Tiny Treasures’ party with your friends and enjoy making them together?  Participants need to be at least 14 years old as of July 10, 2020.  Professional and nonprofessional artists are welcome to enter.  Please pass this on to anyone you can think of to encourage them to be a part of this unique opportunity.
The cash prizes for the top 3 Tiny Treasures are:  1st Place $150, 2nd Place $125 and 3rd Place $100.  There is also a $25 award for most Creative Title.    12 additional TTs will be featured in WRAA’s 2020 Timely Treasures pocket calendar.  What a great way to get published as well as receive statewide recognition! 

2020 will be the 11 year WRAA has sponsored Tiny Treasures.  Check out WRAA’s website, www.wraawrap.com to see all entries from past years.

Email sherrycackerman@gmail.com or call 608 445-2517.


Dragon Art Fair

Artists are invited to apply for the Dragon Art Fair, held June 6, 2020 at Fireman's Park in DeForest, WI. Participation is open to all artists 18 years of age or older. The Dragon Art Fair presents the artist's hand-crafted finished works of original concept, design, and execution. Artist must be present and only the type of art depicted in the application photos may be exhibited for sale. Not Accepted: Work of mass production studios or made with commercial kits, molds, patterns or plans, "buy & sell items", and direct market vendors. The organizers reserve the right to refuse exhibition of work which does not meet the criteria. Artists are responsible by law to pay all applicable tax on work sold. Single Booth: $95-135; Double Booth: $215-245. Deadline: February 15, 2020More info. Contact: email or call 608-846-8891.  (find this show at link below.



Look here to finer tons of shows between

Febuary 2020 and June 2020

Wildflower Art Festival Brodhead, Wisconsin - 2020

Judged show 

Cash Awards $500 in cash awards

Best of Show - 3 Judge’s Choice Awards - Patron Purchase Awards 


Artist Amenities: • Spacious 14x14 booths • Help unloading in the morning and tear-down after the show • Free parking – within 2 blocks of Show • Boothsitters • Free ice water during show • Pastries and coffee during set-up • Lunch will be provided for artists

March 2 Early bird application postmark deadline - $55 by March 1

April 30 Application postmark deadline - $60 entry fee and photos due May 18 Artist notification sent & checks deposited

June 15 Last date for refund of half of booth fee for cancellation








The deadline for applications is April 30, 2020. Booths are assigned in order of applications recieved. Feel free to contact MARY THOMPSON with any questions you may have.

Mary Thomson, Co-ordinator, Wilhelm Tell Festival – Art in the Park


2020 application Art in Park New Glarus




Monroe Arts Center anounces dates for

2020 Wisconsin Regional Arts Program Exhibit.

Deadline to register for WRAP at MAC is Friday, March 13, 2020 at 5:00 pm.  You may register electronically or pick up a paper form in the MAC lobby.  This registration  has a $30.00  fee for up to two art pieces.


Drop art pieces at MAC on March 20th or 21st only.  Have the correct information tag on the piece. 


The art will be exhibited in the Rudd Gallery from March 27th to April 17, 2020. 


Artists' Workshop will be held on Saturday, April 18th, from 9:30 am until noon.  The workshop is  free for all registered artists and costs only $5.00 for any one else to attend.  Artists may take their art pieces home after the workshop.



Creating a New Whole
Exhibit Dates: June 12 - August 8, 
     cvawausau@gmail.com via auth.ccsend.com
$850 in Cash Awards
First Place: $400 | Second Place: $200 | Third Place: $100 |
3 Honors: $50
ABOUT. The exhibit “Creating a New Whole” is a competitive juried art exhibit open to collage and assemblage, both two dimensional and three-dimensional and video collage work. Any and All art that brings two or more materials or objects together to create a new whole. Interpretations of the theme may be broad and entries are not limited to representational works.
ELIGIBILITY. This exhibit is open to artists over the age of 18. The CVA reserves the right not to display work which fails to meet jury expectations.
ARTISTS, There are many types of art shown at this site and each has a diferent deadline and specifilcations.  Check them all at the above link.
Please contact Madison Hager at mhager@cvawausau.org or
call 715.842.4545
Center for the Visual Arts
Call 715.842.4545
Join Us 427 N. 4th St., Wausau, WI 54403
"Two Cows" artist Linda Shannon

New Visions Gallery

Office | 715-387-5562



We are pleased to announce that the submission process for the 34th annual Culture & Agriculture juried exhibit is now open!


Culture & Agriculture is open to all artists over the age of 18, working in both two and three dimensional media, who create art that in some way draws its inspiration from agricultural heritage and/or contemporary agriculture. That inspiration may include (but is not limited to) depictions of rural landscape, farm animals, farm products, rural life, or art that in a more abstract way deals with issues and ideas related to agriculture. All styles of work are considered. Sorry, works shown in previous exhibits at New Visions Gallery are not eligible for consideration.

Go directly to the online submission form. The form and prospectus may also be accessed via the link on our website at www.newvisionsgallery.org Artists may submit up to four pieces for consideration by the jury, there is no entry fee. Submissions must be received on or before April 3, 2020. For your convenience, a pdf of the prospectus is attached to this email, however, all entries must be submitted via the online form.

Please contact our office with any questions regarding this exhibit – and feel free to pass along the information to any other artists in your circle who may be interested!






Look here to find tons of shows between

Febuary 2020 and June 2020


ManifestGallery.org  Look here for many

current art exhibit oportunities in MANY

different mediums.  

2727 Woodburn Ave.  Cincinnati, Ohio.


Manifest's 16th season is funded in part by a grant from the Robert H. Reakirt Foundation, PNC Bank,

Trustee. This season's programming is also supported by an impact grant from ArtsWave, by a 

sustainability grant from the Ohio Arts Council, and through the generous contributions of individual

supporters who care deeply about the visual arts.


Another GREAT resource for Calls for Art/Artists 


                                       www.entrythingy.com › forartists_calls


                     EntryThingy For Artists - List of Current Calls for Entry


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2019 -2022

 Board of Directors:

Acting President -   Mary   


Vice Pres. - Mary Zierold

Secretary  - Mary Soddy

Treasurer - Joan Stackpole

Board   -  Patrick McGowan

Board  -  Jeanne Ausmus 

Board  - Bonnie Schetski 

Board  - Terry Tackett

WebmasterJ. Stackpole

Membership - Mary Zierold


We encourage all members to

participate in a committee that

interests them.  

Please contact any officer or

member listed above if you

have a special interest or skill

you can share.  If you would like

to hold a workshop or art

activity that you would like the

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February, May, August and



We have an all members’

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every September.





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