AWARDS

Winners will be notification no later than the 30th of the month following the previous month’s entry. 

MASTER CLASS PRIZE PACKAGE INCLUDES

$500 cash prize

Master Class Annual Art Supply Award (see below for details) valued at $1200

Promotion on our website and social media channels

Master Class Annual Art Supply Award

The winner from the Master Class category for each month will be automatically entered into the Master Class Annual Art Supply Award  to be held at the end of the year. 

EMERGING ARTIST PRIZE PACKAGE INCLUDES

$400 cash prize

1 hour marketing consultation with Kelley Sanford, Artist BFF Services

Promotion on our website and social media channels

One entry into the Gallery Representation Award Competition (see details below)

About the Gallery Representation Award Competition

The winner from the Emerging Artist category for each month will be automatically entered into the Gallery Representation Award Competition held at the end of the year. One additional finalist from the Emerging Artist category will be selected each month for inclusion in the Gallery Representation Award Competition. At the end of the year, Jack Meier Gallery will select one winner from the 24 Emerging Artists eligible for the award and the winner will be offered a minimum of 6 months representation by Jack Meier Gallery, Houston, TX.

ART MUSE MERIT AWARD

This is a special award chosen by Kim VanDerHoek and Kelley Sanford for an artist whose work did not receive an award but feel merits recognition. The award  will be announced along with the monthly winners and promoted on our website and social media channels.

Finalists

We give our judges leeway to acknowledge work that was considered for the top award. While there is no award, we will promote our finalists on all of our social media channels and their work will be permanently placed on our website.

Annual Awards

  • Annual Master Class Art Supply Award (valued at $1200)
  • Emerging Artists - Jack Meier Gallery Representation
  • NEW Annual Emerging Artist Award (valued at $475)

The winner from the Master Class category for each month will be automatically entered into the Master Class Annual Art Supply Award (valued at $1200) to be held at the end of the year. This award will be announced by January 31st, 2019.

The winner from the Emerging Artist category for each month will be automatically entered into the Emerging Artist Annual Award to be held a the end of the year. For 2018, Debra Huse and Paint Like a Pro will be giving away one Paint Like a Pro online course (winner's choice of course) valued at $475. The award will be announce by January 31, 2019.