Derbyshire Life Landscape Painter of the Year Competition 2016

PUBLISHED: 12:22 01 September 2016 | UPDATED: 12:22 01 September 2016

Derbyshire Life Landscape Painter of the Year

Derbyshire Life Landscape Painter of the Year

Archant

Are you inspired by our spectacular county? Would you love to have a chance to show your work in a gallery? Enter Derbyshire Life’s new competition to find the Landscape Painter of the Year 2016

Cotton Grass near Curbar Edge by Rex Preston  www.rexpreston.comCotton Grass near Curbar Edge by Rex Preston www.rexpreston.com

Are you inspired by our spectacular county? Would you love to have a chance to show your work in a gallery? Enter Derbyshire Life’s new competition to find the Landscape Painter of the Year 2016.

The competition is open to amateurs and professionals resident in Derbyshire and the Peak District. It offers a chance to have your work on show as well as win a cash prize of £250.

The prize:

An opportunity to exhibit your work alongside other finalists

A feature in Derbyshire Life

A first prize of £250

To enter email a photograph of each artwork (up to three artworks), including the title of each work, the medium and where they were painted and a brief biography of yourself to painter@derbyshirelife.co.uk.

Closing date is 5th December 2016.

The finalists will be announced in our March issue.

Rules of the competition

Open to residents of Derbyshire and the Peak District.

Must be own work.

Must be a painting – can include oils, acrylic and watercolour on canvas, paper or board.

Must be new work (not previously shown or sold) and available for exhibition – date to be fixed.

Age limit – over 18.

The judges’ decision is final.

Archant reserve the right to use images in future publicity.

Number of entries limited to three works of art per person.

All normal Archant competition terms and conditions apply. Visit www.derbyshirelife.co.uk

More from Derbyshire Life

Derbyshire stands tall when it comes to tradition, folklore and quirky customs

Read more

The hamper includes the original London Dry Gin, the loved Yorkshire Rhubarb Gin and the brand’s latest launch, Slingsby Marmalade Gin.

Read more

How to spend a family day out in this beautiful Derbyshire town

Read more
Bakewell Haddon Hall

Add value to your home in more ways than one with a new wood-burning stove.

Read more

Local painter unveils three stunning paintings of our county

Read more
Matlock

How can a school give an authentic flavour to prospective parents and students about what the school experience is like while maintaining social distancing and embracing digital technologies?

Read more

A selection of walks that allow you to discover our most beautiful waterfalls.

NOTE: Safeguarding against the coronavirus is likley to be a part of everyday life for the forseeable future. We advise that two metres social distancing and checking the latest guidelines are the best course of action.

Read more

How many of these ten well-known bridges have you walked across?

Read more
Chatsworth

Mike Smith explores the charming, rural Peak District village of Parwich

Read more
Peak District

Catherine Roth talks to the owners of a Wirksworth zero-waste store with the community and environment at its heart

Read more

Win Win a Vispring Bed worth £2300

Monday, September 14, 2020

Win this fabulous prize from a Devon-based supplier of quality beds and bedding who pride themselves on their expertise and the highest levels of customer service.

Read more

There’s family fun to be had on farms across the county from the beginning of October

Read more

Catherine Roth discovers the unique theatre group which calls Chatsworth its home

Read more
Chatsworth

Most Read

Subscribe or buy a mag today


Local Business Directory


Latest from the Derbyshire Life and Countryside