Deadline fast approaching for juried show and sale
The deadline for submissions for the third annual Kamloops Arts Council Juried Art Show and Sale is Saturday, Jan. 26.
The event, which will see $700 given out in awards, provides emerging and amateur local artists with constructive criticism and a chance to have their work seen by the public.
All mediums are welcome and all submissions will be on display for the length of the the show and sale, which opens on Saturday, Feb. 16, and continues to Sunday, Feb. 24, at the Old Courthouse Cultural Centre, 7 West Seymour St.
Information on entering the show is available online at kamloopsarts.com.
Awards include $300 for first place, $200 for second place, and $100 each for third place and People’s Choice award.
The Kamloops Art Gallery is accepting registrations for its spring-break camps from Monday, March 18 to Friday, March 22.
The camps will draw their inspiration from the current main exhibitions, Wester, Sonia Cornwall: Roundup and A Narrative Corpse.
Camps will include gallery tours and other interactive activities.
Camps for those ages four to six are daily from 10 a.m. to noon.
Camps for those ages seven to 12 are daily from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Cost each day is $15, with gallery members receiving a 10 per cent discount.
Extended care is available daily from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.
To register, call the gallery at 250-377-2400.