INVITING ALL ARTISTS IN ONTARIO!
Enter to the Live Art Competition Event in Downtown Brampton... A Canvas for You! One standard and stamped 16"x20" canvas or 15"x20"– 140 lb watercolour paper will be provided to each registrant. This call for entry is open to all artists 18 years old and up, living in Ontario. We encourage you to REGISTER Before August 12, 2022, to be entered into our EARLY BIRD DRAW to have your admission paid for!! After August 20 the registration fee is $50.00 until the day of the competition. Register TODAY!
• The winners will receive a monetary prize listed below. All 9 winning pieces will be displayed at Gallery 35 from the 1rst. to the 15th., of September, 2022 in a combined exhibition.
• Oil on canvas: First Place: $800.00
• Oil on canvas: Second Place: $400.00
• Oil on canvas: Third place: $200.00
• Acrylic: First Place: $800.00
• Acrylic: Second Place: $400.00
• Acrylic: Third place: $200.00
• Watercolour: First Place: $800.00
• Watercolour: Second Place: $400.00
• Watercolour: Third place: $200.00
THE PUBLIC IS CORDIALLY INVITED (no experience is required). Come support local Artists on August 27, 2022, from 9 am to 5 pm., and Paint with John the "Public Community Canvas" and Artwork Viewing at GALLERY 35, 35 Queen St. West, Downtown Brampton (no experience is required).
This event is a rain or shine event so come prepared for weather conditions and to have fun enjoying some beautiful art and meeting some amazing artists.
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
This call for entry is open to all artists 18 YEARS + living in Ontario.
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Downtown Brampton has 5 municipal parking garages — below City Hall, the Rose Theatre most notably. All garages are free for the first hour and operate Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Lots are free after 7 p.m. on weekdays as well as on weekends.
City Hall Garage2 Wellington Street West (Entrance at George St S)
West Tower Garage41 George Street South
Market Square Garage Theatre Lane & Union Street
John Street Garage16 John Street
Nelson Square Garage2 Diplock Lane
What can I bring into the event?
Artists must bring their own equipment and materials including a mat and support for watercolour paintings. Please bring protection for surfaces at the location of your preference. (i.e. drop cloth)
Display of work for judging details needed i.e. No frames will be allowed on pieces submitted for judging. For works on watercolour, artist must provide their own mat.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
For further information on materials, rules, methods of payment, etc., please contact Grettel Comas | Baci Gifts | 905-457-3660.
What's the refund policy?
A non-refundable pre-registered entry fee of $40.00 will be required. REGISTER Before August 12, 2022, to be in our EARLY BIRD DRAW to have your admission paid for!! After August 20, registration fee is $50.00 until the day of the competition.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
It is not necessary to bring your printed ticket to the event, but it could be helpful in speeding up registration. If you are attending this event as an Observer the event is FREE for you so no Ticket is required.