PAA Membership Show Details

2021 Spring Membership Show
Entry Rules

Entries accepted from March 1 to March 31, 2021


Entries may be made online at:

Show judge is Frank Ordaz.

Enter your best photograph of your original artwork
in one of the seven categories to be judged:




Floral/Still Life


Photography/Digital Art



Please note your original media in the description on the online entry form.

Maximum of 5 works may be entered. Artwork may be for sale or not for sale. Sales inquiries will be directed to the artist. All entries from PAA members will be eligible for judging and awards. Entries from non‐PAA members will be included in the virtual show but will not be eligible for judging and awards.

Judging:   Judging will take place the first week of April and will include only entries made by current Placerville Arts Association members. Winners will be notified on April 10, 2021. Ribbons and prizes will be mailed to the artist’s address on file with PAA’s membership chair. To join PAA, go to

Rules: ‐
‐ Artwork must have been created in the prior 3 years.
‐ Artwork must not have been previously exhibited in a PAA membership show at the Government Center.
‐ Artwork may have been previously exhibited in a PAA online show or the Mother Lode Show (2019 or 2020).
‐ A total of 5 items may be entered by each artist.
‐ Submit jpg images of your artwork. If artwork is framed do not include frame in the photo submitted.
‐ Entries by non‐members of PAA will be accepted, but will not be eligible for judging or awards.
‐ Compositions must be original in concept. Work that infringes on copyright law is not eligible.
‐ By entering this show, the artist grants the Placerville Arts Association to use images of the submitted
artworks in publicity and in the virtual show.

Entry fees: $8.00 each

Sales: Artists establish the sale price on their items. Purchase inquiries will be referred to the artist. Sales arrangements will be made directly between the purchaser the artist. Placerville Arts Association will not take a commission. Donations to our outreach fund are always appreciated.

Awards: Monetary award for Best of Show: $50 and first place in each category that has eight or more entries will receive $25.   Ribbon Awards: Best of Show and 1st place, 2nd place, 3rd place in each category will be awarded ribbons.  Must be a Placerville Arts Association member to be eligible for awards and ribbons.

Awards Reception: will be held April 18, 2021 during our PAA monthly zoom meeting. All entrants will have a zoom link for the reception sent to their email address.

Virtual Show: will be posted at from 4/15/21 to 6/14/21

Ribbon Award artists will be invited to show their winning pieces at Gold Country Senior Center from May 1  to June 30, 2021. Large 3‐D and 2‐D pieces may not be able to be accommodated. Gold County Senior Center will make thefinal decisions on artists invited to their live show.

Info: Lynell Phillips, President, Placerville Arts Association (415) 793‐2134,