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West Alabama Juried Show

Judging is now complete for the 29th Annual Juried Show for West Alabama artists. The exhibit will take place November 12 through December 13, 2013 at the Bama Theatre's Junior League Gallery. A public reception honoring the winners will be held on November 17 from 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. at the theatre.

Follow this LINK for a list of works accepted to the show. If your name/work does NOT appear on this list, please pick your pieces(s) up at The Arts Council office beginning Thursday, November 7th. Weekday hours are 9 am - noon and 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Winners are:

$750 Purchase Award: Jamey Grimes for "Strata XI"
$300 Cash Award: Nick Davis for "Nothing's Gonna Change the Way You Feel About Me Now"
$100 Award of Excellence: Tom Rogers for "Intensity"
$100 Award of Excellence: Claire Siepser for "Baggage Carnival"
$100 Award of Excellence: Diana Whitmer-Francko for "Memories in a Jar"
Honorable Mention: Allison Durham for "Soil"
Honorable Mention: Amy Pirkle for "Close to Home"
Honorable Mention: Shannon Thacker for "Cradle"

Works accepted for the exhibit must remain through December 13th.


Entry Form 

Guidelines & Entry Form

How to view show guidelines and complete the WAJS entry form:

1.Open link to show guidelines/application form PDF, located above this text.  Select File-Save As and save the PDF to your computer.  In order to view and complete the form properly, you must have the latest version of Adobe Reader on your computer. 

2.Read all guidelines before completing the form and submitting work to The Arts Council.

3.The application form (page 3 of the PDF) is designed to complete using your computer.  After opening the PDF in Adobe Reader, click the selection in the square on the upper right side of your screen that says “Highlight Existing Fields.”

4.Fill out the form by clicking in the first highlighted field after “Name.”  After you complete each field, push Tab on your keyboard to move to the next, or use your mouse to click in each field.  When selecting “Yes” or “No,” use your mouse to click in the appropriate square.

5.Be sure to select File - Save periodically to save your work for future editing.  If you wish to edit your form, be sure to select the version saved to your hard drive, not the original form on The Arts Council site.

6.Upon final editing and completion, print out page 3 of the form.  Cut the labels from the page, and tape each to the upper right side of the corresponding work.  Tape the label to the bottom or back of 3-D pieces, depending on which spot is the most visible.

7.Email your completed application to Sharron Rudowski at education@tuscarts.org.