Fall Fine Arts Show
September 9 - 10, 2006
Click here for a printable entry
Hampshire Heritage Days
Bank of Romney Community Center
All artists 18 and older are invited to participate.
3-dimensional work and framed 2-dimensional work in any media including
photography. All work must be original and not previously displayed
in the HCAC Fall Fine Arts Show. Framed work must be dry and wired
for hanging. (No saw-toothed hangers, please!) All work will be
juried before hanging and judging.
For more information call John Wood at (304) 496-9767.
Non-member up to 3 pieces for $25.00.
HCAC member up to 3 pieces for $20.00.
Make checks out to Hampshire County Arts Council.
15% commission payable to Hampshire County Arts Council from all
art works sold.
Hand-delivered work only.
Complete an identification tag for each work to be submitted
and attached to back of work. Complete the artist file card. (Photocopies
of entry form and tags are permissble.) Present the file card,
payment and artwork to registration desk in the Bank of Romney
Community Building at designated times.
Participating artists my bring a copy of their bio or artist
statement to be displayed in a binder during the weekend.
Work received at the Bank of Romney Community Center
Wednesday, September 6 from 5 PM to 8 PM or
Thursday, September 7 from 9 AM to 1 PM.
(Jurying and judging will begin at 1 PM. No work will be accepted
after 1 PM on Thursday.)
Opening Reception and Awards Presentation
Friday, September 8 from 7 PM
Art show open to the public
Saturday, September 9 from 10 AM to 6:30 PM
Sunday, September 10 from noon to 5 PM
Art work to be picked up
(may not be picked up before show closes to public)
Sunday, September 11 from 5 PM to 7 PM
Neither the Hampshire County Arts Council, the Hampshire County
Chamber of Commerce (organizer of Hampshire Heritage Days) nor the
Bank of Romney will be held liable for loss or damage to the work
or property of entrants.
Geraldine Wojno Kiefer (art
Bruce Kiefer (photo Judge)
Best of Show: $200 presented by the Hampshire
County Arts Council
Best Photograph: $100 presented by The Hampshire
Best Painting: $100 presented by Hampshire House
Best 3-Dimensional Work: $100 presented by State
Farm Insurance and A New Century Realty
Vincent Melzac Memorial Award for Best Abstract Work:
Best Representation of a Human Figure: $100 presented
by Avalon Resort
Best Depiction of an Animal/Jaye Stehle Memorial Award:
$50 presented by Stoney Creek Farm Boarding Kennel
Mary Rose Hicks Memorial Award for Watercolor:
7 Merit Awards:
$50 Jim Miller Memorial Award
$50 presented by The Brickwood Hearth
$50 presented by Dillon's Furniture, Romney, WV
$50 presented by The Italian Touch
$50 presented by Mayhew Chevrolet, Romney, WV
$50 presented by Romney Florist/Romney Iron Works
$50 presented by United Country Home Place Realty
Honorable Mention Ribbons: Eight to be presented by the
Other awards may be added prior to the show. Check back for updates.
Bank of Romney Community Building, corner of Rt. 50 and Grafton
St. (Opposite Sheetz, 1 block east of stoplight at Rt. 50/Rt. 28)
Look for signs as you enter town.
Take Rt. 50 West to Romney (114
Miles from DC, 40 miles from Winchester).
From Cumberland, MD:
Take Rt. 28 South to Romney (30 miles).
Take Rt. 220 North to
Rt. 50, turn east to Romney.
27th Annual Hampshire Heritage Days
Come enjoy a weekend in the country during our Heritage Days.
In addition to the 9th Annual Fall Fine Arts Show, bring family
and friends to experience the rest of the festivities, which
include scenic rail excursions on the Potomac Eagle Railroad
http://wvweb.com/potomaceagle , tours of historic homes
and sites, parades, Civil War and French and Indian War encampments
and re-enactments, historic displays, vintage car show, artisan
village (watch costumed crafters create one-of-a-kind treasures),
children's nature and fun activities, and wine tours and tastings.
Enjoy delicious foods, listen to your choice of bluegrass, country,
gospel, rock, and blues music as well as stories and songs of
the Civil War. Search for your special Heritage Days memory
among multitude of crafts displays and at the Art Show !
For more details about Hampshire
For lodging information check Hampshire
County Convention and Visitors Bureau
call (304) 822-7221 or email email@example.com.
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