Friday, December 10, 2010

CPSA End of Year 2010 Update

19th Annual Exhibition

Prospectus available NOW
Submissions accepted starting December 15, 2010
Deadline for entry is March 31, 2011
Convention earlier than usual: July 12 - 16, 2011

The Prospectus has been a few days later than expected in being available, but it is every bit as important and full of information about the exhibition and the convention which will be held this year in Dallas. You can find it now at the www.cpsa.org website. The link is on the home page, and it is also here. 2011 Prospectus. Be sure to read the Specifications and Requirements carefully. This exhibition requires 100% colored pencil. Last year's awards totaled over $14,000. As in previous years, submissions are accomplished on line through http://www.callforentry.org (CaFE).

Featured Artist at the CPSA.org website

Please visit the website-- Harada/Featured Artist-- to get a bit more acquainted with the 2010 winner of the CIPPY Award at the 18th Annual International Exhibition. Shinji Harada, a Signature Member, won this prestigious and valuable award with his "Grapes in a Basket." Shinji resides in Yokohama, Japan and has had artwork accepted in four CPSA International Exhibitions and won awards in three of them. Congratulations, Shinji.

Fall/Winter Issue of To The Point

If you are a CPSA member, The Fall/Winter 2010 issue of To The Point, the CPSA newsletter/magazine, is on its way to your mailbox right now. This issue includes the images from the 18th Annual Exhibition as well as up to date information about CPSA events and member news.

Membership Directory

Cindy Haase, CPSA Membership Director, would like to remind you that to have your name included in the 2011 CPSA Membership Directory, your membership dues need to be paid prior to December 31, 2010. Website Membership Page