Art Contests

WHAT DO YOU LOVE ABOUT SUMMER? TELL US IN A PHOTO!

     

 

 

Enter for a chance to be one of twelve photographers selected to display their "Celebrate Summer" photo, at SWEETWATERS Coffee & Tea Craig Ranch, for the month of August; along with professional photographer, Fred Mahusay of Fredshots.com! This is open to all age levels and skill levels whether using a smart phone or a traditional camera. Prizes will be awarded in both categories! The display will reflect the beauty of a favorite memory, location or classic summer fun. As a gift to each finalist, Signature Reflection will prepare an 18" x 24" CANVAS print for the art for display! Fred Mahusay will be making the selection for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place and awarding the prizes!

1ST PLACE - Professionally captured headshot, one hour consult and review over coffee at SWEETWATERS Coffee & Tea Craig Ranch, One month access to Fred's exclusive Facebook community and content.

2ND PLACE - One hour consult and review over coffee at SWEETWATERS Coffee & Tea Craig Ranch, One month access to Fred's exclusive Facebook community and content.

3RD PLACE - One month access to Fred's exclusive Facebook community and content.

-Opportunity to show & sell your art -Receive a professional print -Collaborate with other photographers -Enjoy great coffee & tea All rights are reserved to your art. By entering this contest you agree to allow Signature Reflection permission to print one photo and display your art in the cafe. Photos of the printed art works will be shared to promote the show and celebrate the artists! The art review fee is $25 per person. Each artist may submit up to three images. The theme is open to any family friendly summer subjects. We will review all image uploads and twelve pieces will be selected; six photos captured using a smart phone and six photos captured using a traditional camera. Both categories will be judged separately and finalists will be revealed August 1st! The deadline to enter is July 31st. signaturereflection.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

Congratulations to the Finalists!

6th-8th Grade: Ananya Nagendra, Ananya Sheshadri, Arush Roy Choudhury, Dhanista Annem, Eesha Gundam, Harsha Mullangi, Kaylee Hollingsworth, Maanasa Iyer, Pranavi, Sarayu Pabbisetty, Srivibha Kolanupaka, Vandya Ghante - Honorable Mention - Sophia Lochan

9th-12th Grade: Amy Xinyi Tian, Anusha kashyapa, Arshia Roy, Devi Sathappun, Kena Desai, Pavani Pratapa, Pranathi, Rhea Sood, Sarah Luan, Sum Yu Tian, Sumali Junuthula, Xinyi Li - Honorable Mention -Nadia Celeste Ryan

 

Frisco Arts Youth Exhibition

Join the Frisco Arts Youth Ambassadors & enter your art for a chance to be featured at the Lincoln Experience Center at the Star in Frisco!

Every artist selected will be given a certificate and the opportunity to showcase their art publicly in person or online with the Frisco Arts Youth Ambassadors for a special reception on August 6th (as permitted).

In addition, each artist will also have the chance to win the “Showroom Selection Award” by the Lincoln Experience Center, and the Patron Award by Frisco Arts. We will also award a 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prize winner for both Junior High and High School categories! 1st place – $100 Michaels gift card 2nd place – $75 Michaels gift card 3rd place – $50 Michaels gift card

📍Open Art Submission: Monday, June 29th at 12:00 p.m.

📍Close Art Submission: Sunday, July 19th at 11:59 p.m.

📍Art Display Announcement: Tuesday, July 21st

📍Art Installation: Monday, August 3rd – 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

📍Reception live or online: (prizes awarded) Thursday, August 6th –

(Grades 6-8) – 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (Grades 9-12) – 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

📍Exhibition Closes: Friday, August 14th – 6:00 p.m.

📍Art Pick-up: Saturday, August 15th – from 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

 

The Entry Administration Fee is $20 per student (non-refundable). Each artist may submit up to three images of two dimensional paintings, drawings or digital pieces created using any medium, (display size no larger than 30″ x 30″).

The theme is open to any family friendly subjects. We will review all image uploads and select a total of twenty-four pieces: twelve pieces from grades 6 – 8 and twelve pieces from grades 9 – 12 . The Lincoln Experience Center will award one student from each age group with the “Showroom Selection”

If selected the original or a high quality print is required. The pieces will need to be framed and wired for hanging to display. Framing is not required for stretched canvas but it must be wired for hanging. https://youtu.be/mdU0B8ov2Z0 If your art is selected we will contact you with additional instructions for delivery and display.

Artists will be encouraged but not required to market and sell their art directly to any interested buyers. We do not require any commissions on the sale.

The selected artists will be posted on this page and our Facebook page @SignatureReflection . The prize winners will be announced at the event https://friscoartsyouth.eventbrite.com . 

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For this event we are featuring the Frisco Arts Youth Ambassadors. To be selected you will need to join the Frisco Arts Youth. Students, to Join Frisco Arts Youth for FREE – Text YOUTH to 59925 and you’re automatically a member of the Frisco Arts Youth Ambassadors! Parents, we invite you to become members of Frisco Arts and appreciate your support to continue this program and more. Join us here: https://www.friscoarts.org/become-a-member

Entry for the event is closed! Thank you!