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WSNC 2019 Juried Exhibition

October 6 - December 29
Juror: Stan Miller
Entries deadline: May 31 11:59PM
Entry Fee: $30

Open for entries now...

We strongly encourage you to use our online entry form by logging into your Personal Info Page.

However, if you decide to use the paper entry form, print and fill out the form in the prospectus and send it with your CD to :

Eng Pua
112 Riverbirch Pointe
Carrboro, NC 27510

Please note that you have to be a member to enter into the show. You can join us using our online Join WSNC form. Soon after joining us, you will receive instructions to log into Personal Info Page from which you can enter into the show.

Existing members can renew membership by logging into Personal Info Page.

2019 Annual Exhibit Calendar

Feb 10Call for Artists and Prospectus issued
April 30Workshop Registration Open
May 31Deadline for Entries to the 2019 Exhibit
July 15Acceptance/Delivery Notification
July 22Registration Open
Sept. 25Paintings must be shipped by this date
Sept. 30-Oct 1Shipped and Hand-Delivered Entries must arrive between 9 AM and 5 PM at the Imperial Centre
Oct. 5Annual Meeting Registration, Regional Meetings, Critiques, and Seminars at the Imperial Centre Social and Dinner Location to be Announced
Oct. 6Registration, Annual Meeting, Recognition and Awards and Luncheon at the Imperial Centre
Art Exhibit and Reception at the Imperial Centre
Oct 7-9Workshop at the Imperial Centre
Dec. 29Exhibition ends
Jan. 13-14Pick-up/shipping for paintings not in the Travel Exhibit

2018-2019 Travel Exhibition

To see exhibitions of some of the paintings that appeared in our 2018 Annual Exhibit at various locations, click here.

2018 Annual Conference and Member Meeting has successfully concluded !

Click here to see the automated slide show of awarded and selected entries. Note: you may have to wait for up to a minute for the images to load and advance.


Membership Payments

Full time student: $25
New member: $35
Existing membership renewal: $35

Earliest renewal date: January 1
Membership dues deliquent date: June 1

Our membership year coincides with the calendar year. Existing members can start renewing your membership on or after January 1 of each year by logging into your Personal Information Page.

Members who have not renewed by May 31st will not be listed in, nor be mailed, the annual Catalog/Directory for that year. Make sure to renew before June 1 !

New members joining after September 1 of each year enjoy free bonus months until the end of the year and the new membership payment covers the following year. For example, if you join after September 1, 2018 and pay your new membership fee online, your payment will cover the remaining months of 2018 and the entire year of 2019. You need to renew your membership only after January 1, 2020.

Share Your Member News in the Newsletter

Tell us about your acceptance into juried exhibitions (not art festivals), solo exhibitions, recent awards and honors, and workshops you will be teaching in a brief article (max. 95 words) for the Members Corner.

Write in the THIRD PERSON (‘he’ or ‘she’ instead of ‘I’). Be sure to have exact and complete information about dates of events, correct titles of venues, locations of venues, complete names of organizations, names of awards, titles of paintings, dates of workshops, etc. Submit JPEG photos (no blurry images accepted) relevant to the article, and a picture of yourself.

Email articles to Publications Editor, Cathy Klopfenstein, at by the deadline. In the ‘Subject Line’ of your email, write ‘NL from [your name]’. Without this subject line, your email might be missed among many other emails.

Future Newsletter Deadlines
Spring Issue: April 19
Summer Issue: July 19
Fall Issue: October 7

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