Utah Watercolor Society
2022 Small Works Exhibition
July 7-27 Red Butte Gardens, Salt Lake City
Please note: All entries must reflect a Botanical theme to be accepted.
Special Considerations: All paintings must reflect the mission of Red Butte Gardens to “connect people with plants and the beauty of living landscapes.”
Plants, flowers, trees or pollinators (butterflies, bees, dragonflies, hummingbirds) must play a significant role in the composition. Although persons/animals may be included in the image, the focal point must be botanical. Painting subject is not limited to the Utah landscape. Contact the exhibition chair for questions.
Paintings must follow the theme to be accepted.
Calendar of Events May 9 Online Registration opens
June 12 Last day for UWS Members to request image sizing assistance
June 15 Entry deadline by 8:00 pm including entry details, payment, and digital image
June 20 Accepted paintings notification via email
July 9 UWS Reception and Awards Ceremony, 3pm – 5 pm, Red Butte Gardens
July 27 Last day of exhibit
July 29 Pick up paintings Monday– 9 am – 12 noon, Red Butte Gardens
KEY DETAILS: All entries must reflect a Botanical theme.
Deadline for entries: June 15 at 8:00 pm. Registration opens
Exhibition dates: July 7—July 27, 2022
Exhibition venue: Red Butte Gardens, 9 am to 9 pm, seven days a week
Online entry only
“Special Considerations” must play a significant role in the composition (see above)
Original work only, completed within last two years. Water media on paper.
All entries must be 144 square inches or less, including frame. Entries must be framed.
$12 per entry (up to 2) for UWS members. No refunds for entries once received
Work must be for sale. (30% commission deducted from all sales)
Many thanks to Blick Art Materials for providing a merchant award!
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