The Blackstone Valley Art Association is proud to be a part of the 2018 Alternatives / Open Sky Community Tapestry Art Show! The public is warmly invited to participate! This show is open to all forms of artistic expression. We would love to see watercolors, acrylic paintings, oil paintings, sculptures, pottery, mixed media, drawings, pastels, photography, cyanotypes, and other forms of art.
November 17th to December 1st, 2018
BVAA Alternatives Uxbridge Community Gallery
5 South Main Street
Uxbridge, MA 01569
There is a TON of free parking immediately next to this building. It is fully and easily handicapped accessible.
Entering the Show
The theme is wide open. Any topic can be addressed as long as it is family-friendly. Artwork can be any size. That being said, please contact us first if you plan on bringing anything over 20″ x 30″ in size. We need to arrange for space for those separately.
All wall-hanging items must be properly wired for hanging. Our hanging system does not work with saw-tooth or triangle hangers. If you are new to preparing artwork for shows, read our page on How to Mat and Frame a Photo. Please also check out our Show Terms and Conditions
To submit your entries use our BVAA Online Submission Form. This show is free to participate in. Each artist may submit up to two items. The deadline to submit is November 10th, 2018 at 3pm EST.
Drop Off of Works
Work must be dropped off either on Saturday, November 3rd or Saturday, November 10th between 10am and 3pm. All work which is brought in will be hung (as long as it is properly wired and is family-friendly).
The opening reception will be Saturday, December 1st, 2018 from 4-7pm. This is part of the huge Uxbridge Holiday First Night celebration with food, music, and all sorts of fun events. Invite family and friends – all are welcome!
Raffle will be drawn at 6:45pm!
Monday, December 3rd from 6-8pm or Saturday, December 8th, 2018, from 10am to 3pm. If you aren’t able to make that, contact us for other arrangements.
Address any questions via our BVAA Contact Information
Ask with any questions! We look forward to seeing your entries!
Here are photos and videos of the show!