Competitions

Competitions

 

The Society of Painters in Water Mixable Oils inaugural annual Painting Competition 2020 amateur and professional categories are…

A Landscape Painting

 A Seascape Painting

A Portrait/Figurative Painting

 A Still Life painting

 

Competition Rules

  • All entries must have been created using water mixable oil paint
  • All entries must have been created no earlier than January 1st 2018
  • Limited to two entries per person in each category
  • The competition invites online only entries therefore the original artwork could be any size
  • Submission by digital image (jpeg) no larger than 3mb sent to hello@spwmo.org.uk
  • Closing date for entries is 31st October 2020
  • The selected, shortlisted finalists will be notified by November 31st 2020
  • Winners Will be notified by January 31st 2021
  • Selected winning finalists work will be exhibited on the Society website and in the Following Newsletter
  • Please tell us if the work or photograph of another artist has been used as the source material for your entry
  • Entries should be sent to hello@spwmo.org.uk along with the following information…
  • Name and address,
  • Gender
  • Email address
  • Status – Amateur or Professional?
  • Category i.e. Landscape, Seascape, Portrait/Figurative or Still Life; Size of work and on what support is it painted?

The Prizes

The Winsor and Newton ‘Artisan’ prize for the best Landscape Painting in Amateur and Professional categories will each receive an ‘Artisan’ Studio set

The Royal Talens (NA) ‘Cobra’ prize for the best Seascape Painting in Amateur and Professional categories will each receive a Cobra gift set

The ‘Leisure Painter’ and ‘The Artist’ magazine prizes for the best Portrait/Figurative Painting Amateur category will receive one year free subscription to ‘Leisure Painter’ and the winner of the Professional category will receive a one year free subscription to ’The Artist’ magazine

The Rosemary Brush Company prize for the best Still Life Painting in Amateur and Professional categories will each receive a