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Greenwood festival’s youth art show awards more than $1,500

From the Greenwood Index-Journal:

"The 2018 South Carolina Festival of Flowers Juried Youth Art Show highlights artistic endeavors of first through 12th-graders. It is on display in the Calhoun Mays reception hall at the Arts Center of Greenwood through June 8.

More than $1,500 in awards were presented Thursday during a reception and awards ceremony. Participating students, art teachers, family and friends attended.

'We celebrate and acknowledge your creative talent and your hard work,' said Anne Craig, Arts Center executive director."

Find out who received honors and more information by reading the full story here. UPDATE 5 June 2018, 10:24: The Index-Journal issued a clarification to its story yesterday.
Photo by the Index-Journal.

Call for entries: Festival of Flowers Juried Exhibition

Submission deadline is May 17. The Arts Center of Greenwood invites artist submissions for the Festival of Flowers 2014 Annual Juried Show taking place June 2 - July 3 at the Federal Building in Greenwood. A reception will be held June 21 from 5 – 7 p.m., with awards announced at 6 p.m.

 Anyone 18 years or older may compete. Only original works of art not shown previously at the Festival of Flowers Annual Juried Exhibit and created within the last three years are eligible. These works may be in any 2D or 3D media including painting, pastel, drawing, sculpture, pottery, photography, fiber, printmaking, weaving, basketry, graphics, wood, etc. Awards:
  • Best of Show - $1,000
  • 2nd Place - $500
  • 3rd Place - $300
  • Merit Awards (1-3) - $100
  • Arts Center Merit Award - $100
  • Best of 3D - $400
The submission deadline is May 17; notification of acceptance will take place May 23-24. Visit the Greenwood Arts Center's website for complete details and to download the submission form, or contact Jennifer Smith at jenlovesthearts@gmail.com or (864) 388-7800, for more information. Via: Greenwood Arts Center

Call for entries: SC Festival of Flowers juried art show

Deadline for digital entry: May 8, 2013 Artists are invited to submit entries for the juried art show taking place at the Arts Center of Greenwood during the 2013 Festival of Flowers. Exhibition dates are June 3 through July 12. The reception and awards ceremony takes place on June 22 from 5 - 7 p.m. with awards announced at 6 p.m. Up to $2,500 in monetary awards will be given. The fee to enter is $30 for one or two works. Any medium is accepted and there are no size restrictions. The works are not required to be floral in content. Entry deadline is May 8. This year's featured juror is Wim Roefs, owner of the if ART Gallery in Columbia, South Carolina. Roefs is an independent curator, art consultant and exhibition designer. He is also the chairman of the board for Columbia's 701 Center for Contemporary Art. Review the entry form for complete eligibility requirements and guidelines. Via: Arts Center of Greenwood