Thursday, September 29, 2011

I have extended the deadline for the "Our town" contest thru this weekend!  I would like to see a few more people participate, many of you have indicated an interest but i haven't heard from some of you!!  Remember you don't have to have your finished photo until October 12th!!  This is a great way to get y our name out there!!


Sustainable Living

Visit Grabill Sept 30 and Oct 1st for the N.E.I Sustainable Fair and Market, If you are into protecting our environment, going green, recyclable, sustainable, compostable, this is where you will want to be!!

Sunday, September 25, 2011

Black and White contest

If you haven't been in to see the Black and White contest yet there is still time!  In hangs until October 11th!! 
A big thank you to all who participated and congratulations to Ajna Wagenfeld, Abby Scrock and Sasha Hullinger our our 1st, 2nd and 3rd place recipients!    

There is still time to vote for you favorite photo for our peoples choice award!!  We are open M-Sat 10-5!! 

Don't forget to enter the "Our Town" contest!  digital entries and your submission fee are due by Sept 26th! Go to the page tab at top labeled Call for entry fall all the information!!  

Monday, September 12, 2011

Black and White Opening Sept 17th!! vote for your favorite photo!!

We are so excited we have 6 photographers that have entered our very first competition!!  the photos are fantastic and are a must see!!  the Opening is scheduled for September 17th during regular business hours!!  Be sure to come in and show your support to your favorite artist by buying your vote for the peoples choice award!  $1.00 buys you 3 votes!!  and they can all be used by for the same photo!

Our First Featured Artist!

Our first Featured Artist was Jim Gabbard of  Henris Photo of fort wayne @ If you haven't stopped in to see his work there is a couple more days left!  

Grabill Gallery Call for Entry

~Grabill Gallery~  at the Country Shops of Grabill
 Call for entries schedule
We would like to extend an invitation to participate in our upcoming contests! All entries must be family friendly.  All entries will be asked to submit digitally either on cd, or by email to    . Fees must be paid before submissions will be considered.    We accept checks, cash, MC, VS, DS. You can call this in, drop it off or mail it in at the contact info below.  All entries will be previewed for acceptance. Submitting does not guarantee acceptance.  The accepted pieces will be presented in the gallery for one month and must have a tag in the lower right corner of the back of the piece labeled with your name show title, price if applicable( if not put NFS) and leave a spot for your vendor number if you haven’t already been given it.  Make an identical one to go on the front.  Please make sure your photo has a wire hanger for hanging.   Your liability information sheet must be signed and your gallery information form filled out when you drop off your accepted entries.  For photographs all entries must be framed, no smaller than an 8x10 image and no larger than a 16x20 image.   The following schedule runs thru the first of the year.  You may submit your fee/s ($5/ entry per piece limit 4 per artist) with your digital entries anytime just make sure they are clearly labeled as to which call of entry they are for.  Please note acceptance will be notified per the schedule.  Entry fees are non-refundable.  Opening will be on Saturdays during normal business hours, 10-5 Artists are invited to be here during any portion of the day to meet and greet!  Please remember to advertise your opening and get your family and friends here!!  You will be notified ahead of the opening if you place!  Awards will be on the pieces for the opening!

~Aug 20th –Sept 16th Featured Artist ~Jim Gabbard~ Architecture
~Call for entry~ Black and white contest, Open category, photos may be of anything as long as they are family friendly.

Sep 1       Entry deadline (please submit fee/s and digital images by this date)
Sept  5     Notification of acceptance
Sept  14   Accepted pieces due at the gallery 10-5
Sept  17   Opening during business hours 10-5
Oct. 12     Pick up your entries b/t 10-5

~Call for entry ~ Our Town, photographs of your town, as seen thru your eyes!
Sept 26      Entry deadline (please submit fee/s and digital image/s by this date)
Sept 30      Notification of acceptance
Oct 12        Accepted pieces due at the gallery 10-5
Oct 15        Opening during business hours 10-5
Nov 9          Pick up your photos

~Featured Artist ~ IPFW Certificate program students
Oct. 17    Digital entries due for approval
Nov. 9      Entries due at gallery b/t  10-5
Nov 12     Opening  during business hours 10-5
Dec 7        Pick up your photos

~Call for Entry:  ~Joy, this show will hang over the holiday season!  What a better time for photographs of joy!  How do you “picture” Joy?
Oct 31      Entry deadline (please submit fee/s and digital image/s by this date)
Nov 7       Notification of acceptance
Dec 7       Accepted pieces due at gallery 10-5
Dec 10     Opening during business hours 10-5
Jan 4        Pick- up your entries b/t  10-5

Call for Entry ~Storms, any season!
Nov 28      Entry deadline (please submit fee/s and digital image/s by this date)
Dec 5        Notification of acceptance pieces
Jan 4         Accepted pieces due at gallery 10-5
Jan 7         Opening during business hours 10-5
Feb 1        Pick- up your entries b/t 10-5