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Message 1
From: Barbara Mason
Date: Thu, 18 May 2006 17:22:28 -0700 (PDT)
Subject: [Baren 30912] opportunity
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I invite anyone interested to send work to Print Arts Northwest's juried show...if this does not come out right (my computer skills are horrible) please go to the website at to get the download of the file for entry. It is about half way down the page.
Best to all,

Northwest Print Council
Print Arts Northwest
Dedicated to the Art of Printmaking
501(c)(3) Educational Nonprofit

Printmaking Currents 2006
National Juried Exhibition
November 3– 30, 2006

416 NW 12th Ave Portland, OR 97209 503-525-9259

The exhibition is open to all artists, in a non-student capacity, residing in the United States and working in two-dimensional printmaking mediums executed in experimental or classic printmaking techniques. All works must be original, available for sale and produced within the last two years. Works may not be larger than 32”x 44”. Accepted work must be mailed unframed and unmatted. Work will be exhibited under wall-mounted plexiglass provided by Print Arts Northwest.

Sam Davidson owner of Davidson Galleries Seattle, Washington.

All work accepted by the juror will be displayed in the Commons area of Pacific Northwest College of Arts in Portland, Oregon from November 3 – 30, 2006. Approximately 60 prints will be accepted and an artist opening reception will be held.

All accepted artists will have a photograph of their print included in a color exhibition catalog that will be available for the public to purchase. Each selected artist will receive a complimentary copy of the exhibition catalog and additional copies will be available for artists to purchase at a discounted price.

Purchase Prizes and Awards
Through a special gift, the Portland Art Museum will award one or more Purchase Prizes. Dr. Annette Dixon, Curator of Prints and Drawings will select the work(s), for the Museum’s permanent collection. Selected artists will receive twenty exhibition
announcement cards and a one year Associate Membership to Print Arts Northwest.

Entry Fee
A non-refundable entry fee of $30 for 1-3 entries for non-members and $25 for 1-3 entries for Print Arts Northwest members. The entry fee must be submitted with the completed entry card and one self addressed stamped envelope if you wish to have your slides returned. Do not forward cash. The entry fee does not cover the shipping of the artwork. The artist is responsible for shipping to the gallery and prepaid return shipping following the show (no CODs).

Entry Procedure

All submissions must contain a completed entry card, an artist resume and artist statement.
All work will be judged in two phases. Preliminary selections will be based on the 35mm slides with final selections made from the actual prints.
Slides must be labeled with the artist’s name, title of the print, print dimensions, and medium with the top of the slide indicated.
Slides must also be labeled with the number designated on the entry form.
No slides will be returned unless a self addressed stamped envelope is included with the entry form.
Postmark deadline is August 15, 2006.
Notification and return of slides September 15, 2006.
Contracts are due October 1, 2006.

Acceptance//Delivery of Work
Upon notification of acceptance, ship work to the gallery in a reusable container to arrive no later than October 23, 2006.

Sales and Reproduction
All sales are subject to a 30% commission. Print Arts Northwest reserves the right to reproduce images of accepted entries for educational and promotional purposes.

Submission of an entry to this exhibition constitutes an agreement on the part
of the entrant to the conditions set forth in this prospectus.

Cut Out And Mail Entry Card
Prospectus may be photocopied or downloaded via

Entry Card – Enclose with slides, entry fee and self-addressed stamped envelope to Print Arts Northwest. Deadline August 15.
Address _______________________________
Phone ________________________________
Email _________________________________

Entry 1 ___ Accepted
Medium______________ Year ____________
Size __________________________________
Retail Price ____________________________

Entry 2 ___ Accepted
Title __________________________________
Medium _______________________________
Size ________________ Year ____________
Retail Price ____________________________

Entry 3 ___ Accepted
Title __________________________________
Medium _______________________________
Size__________________Year ____________
Retail Price ____________________________
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Message 2
From: Blog Manager
Date: 19 May 2006 03:55:05 -0000
Subject: [Baren 30913] Baren Member blogs: Update Notification
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This is an automatic update message being sent to [Baren] by the forum blog software.

The following new entries were found on the listed printmaker's websites during the past 24 hours. (20 sites checked, five minutes before midnight Eastern time)


Site Name: m.Lee Fine Art

Author: m.Lee
Item: What a crazy week!


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