'Subtlety' - Members' Winter Art Show

Wednesday, February 16, 2022 - 11:00am to Saturday, March 19, 2022 - 4:00pm

Exhibit On-site & Online

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“Subtlety” - Members Art Show

February 16 - March 19, 2022

First Place  " From The Pond " Pastel,  Artist  Marie Shanahan
                     Comment, Composition draws you in. Moody feeling, Draws your eye into the picture, Gentle softness,
                      Good balance of soft and hard edges.
                     Located in the Russell Room, Back wall

Second Place  "Winter Heat" Pastel , Artist Laurinda O' connor
                     Comment, Play of warm and cool, Strong composition of light hitting the snow
                     Strong gestural Marks.
                     Located in the Russell Room, Back wall

Honorable Mention
                1.    "May You Flow Like a River" Drawing, Artist Marcy Jackson
                       Located in the Russell Room Back Wall

                 2.    "An Invitation" Watercolor, Artist Elizabeth Roberts
                       Located in the Russell Room

                 3.   "End of a Good Day" Oil, Artist Dorothy Pentheny
                        Located  Second floor Lobby

Pinwheel II (oil/acrylic) by Marguerite Moore

PCA Exhibiting Membership is required for entry

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Open theme

Categories - Painting, Photography, Drawing,

Printmaking, Pastel, Mixed Media, Fine Crafts, Sculpture


FIRST PRIZE - $100 & Ribbon

SECOND PRIZE - $50 & Ribbon


Important Dates:

Online Registration - Thurs, Jan 13th – Thurs, Feb 10th, 2022 through Smarter Entry:   


The information entered in Smarter Entry (price, title, artist name, etc.) will be used to create online and gallery labeling and pre-printed registration forms. When entering information, please use appropriate spelling and capitalization.

For help posting your artwork on Smarter Entry please contact us via the Help: Contact Support link on the Smarter Entry sign-in page.

For help photographing your artwork please contact us at - https://plymouthguild.org/contact-us

Fee* - $15.00 fee for first entry, $10.00 for second entry. Two entries maximum per artist.

* Entry fees are non-refundable.

Drop Off – Sunday, Feb 13th from 4 – 7 pm   and   Monday Feb. 14th from 8 - 10 am

Artist registration forms will be pre-printed and provided
to the artist at the time of drop off, using the info inputted into Smarter Entry.

In Gallery Exhibit – Feb 16th – Mar 19th, 2022 (online gallery by February 28th)

Pick Up – Sunday, Mar 20th from 4 – 7pm - and - March 21st from 8 -10am


This is a non-juried, member only show.  Exhibited entries are not selected by a judge/juror but must meet the below criteria for acceptance into the exhibit.

  • Plymouth Center for the Arts Gallery Committee has the final discretion of artwork that will be displayed in the show.
  • Artwork must be original.
  • Artists must be 16 years of age or older.
  • Size of framed artwork may not exceed 48” in any direction.
  • 2D artwork should be wired and professionally presented.
  • Matting and framing should be of superior quality and complement the artwork.  Worn, scarred or damaged frames are not acceptable.
  • Wires must be taut, strong enough to hold the piece, securely attached to the frame, and installed 1/3 of the distance from the top of the piece; no alligator clips.
  • All drawings, works on paper, watercolors and photos must be under glass or Plexiglas.  Clamped or cracked glass is not acceptable.
  • Sculptors and 3D artists may provide their own pedestals.   A limited number of pedestals are available.
  • Work not ready for hanging or display will not be accepted.


All artwork for Member Shows must be for sale

  • A 30% commission will be retained on all Members’ sales. 
  • If an artwork is sold during a Member show, and the artist is not currently a member, Plymouth Center for the Arts will receive a 40% commission.  
  • Plymouth Center for the Arts does not facilitate negotiation of the cost of an artwork between a buyer and a seller (if there is negotiation between the buyer and seller that does not include Plymouth Center for the Arts during the duration of, or as a result of, a Plymouth Center for the Arts show, the reduction in price of the artwork will be deducted from the artist’s share of the sale)


The Plymouth Guild, Inc. will not be responsible for fire, theft, loss or damage of any nature.  Artwork is submitted at the artist’s risk.

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