Annual National Mother Lode Art Exhibition

54th National Mother Lode Art Exhibition

Nov. 3 -29, 2020

LOCATION:  
Sacramento Fine Arts Center (SFAC),

5330-B Gibbons Drive, Carmichael, Ca. 95608

Please note new dates and times (updated 5-22-2020)
 

Our judge will be Andrew Connelly.

Gallery hours Tues. 11-7, Wed. thru Fri. 11-3,  Sat & Sun 11-5.
Closed Monday

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

July 1 – Entries open OnlineJuriedShows.com

September 23 – Final entry deadline at OnlineJuriedShows.com (until midnight Pacific Time)

Week of October 5 – Accept/Decline notices are emailed to artists and are also available at OnlineJuriedShows.com

October 30 – Shipped entries due Mountain Mail
November 1 – Hand deliver accepted entries - 9am to 4pm
November 2 – Hand deliver accepted entries - 9am to 11am
November 2 – Judging

November 3 – Show Opens 11am
November 29 – Last day of show
: awards reception 2:30pm and presentation by judge at 3pm.

Pick Up – Artists who hand deliver their works must pick them up after judge’s presentation at 4pm on November 29, or between 9am and 11am on November 30, or December 1 - 5, during Sacramento Fine Arts Center business hours.

Unsold, shipped works will be returned within two weeks after the end of the show.

Stay tuned as more information will be coming your way.

The award winners from the PAA Mother Lode Show 2019

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"Presto" by Lucia Rothgeb, Best of Show

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"Barren Spring" by Frances Zurek Morgan, Award of Excellence

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"Sheeple" by Thea Cinnamon Maker, Award of Excellence

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"Impala Boys Club" by Cecilia Clark, Award of Excellence

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"Where Birch and Bracken Sing and Sway" by Lisa Akenhead, Award of Merit

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"Before the Camp Fire" by Sandra Howell, Award of Merit

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"Chinese Camp" by Vivian Patton, Award of Merit

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"Palmanova" by Joanne Liston, Honorable Mention

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"Etude in Blue" by Ann Campbell, Honorable Mention

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"Journey" by Sandi Burt, Honorable Mention

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"Lightning" by John James, Honorable Mention

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"The Circus" by Jessica Tepora, Honorable Mention

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"Odyssey" by Linda Heath Clark, Placerville Arts Association Award

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"Desert Silence" by Bruce Hancock, Anita Wolff Award

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"Koi" by Deborah Hill, Otake Award

The award winners from the PAA Mother Lode Show 2018

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Best of Show Kaleidoscope Koi II By Barbara Kempe

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Award of Excellence Catalyst By Linda Heath Clark

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Award Of Excellence Far Above Sabrina By Steve Walters

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Placerville Arts Award Wahi Nani by Randy Honerlah

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Anita Wolff Award Falling Petals By Kaaren Poole

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SPS Award Best Pastel October Geranium by Gloria Vernon

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Best Pastel of the Sierra Nevada November Matt Lister

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Award of Excellence Apalo By Shirley Isola

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Award of Merit Dream Back The Bison Lisa Aikenhead

AwardOfMerit_DinnerParty_MelindaVahradia

Award of Merit Dinner Party Melinda Vahradian

AwardOfMerit_OurHandsOurselves_SusanWick

Award Of Merit Our Hands Ourselves Susan Wickersham

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Honorable Mention Mallow Ninebark Fall by Pam Little

HonorableMention_MysteryWithin_MarinaSme

Honorable Mention Mystery Within by Marina Smelik

HonorableMention_InFormation_BarbaraGera

Honorable Mention In Formation By Barbara Gerard Mitchell

HonorableMention_AaryaTheBrave_MyraHolme

Honorable Mention Aarya The Brave By Myra Holmes

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Honorable Mention Reflections by Joyce Campbell

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"Desert Silence" by Bruce Hancock, Anita Wolff Award