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Coastal Arts League
Companions and Locales - Spring Painting Show

Coastal Arts League

300 Main St. Half Moon Bay, CA 94019



Spring Painting Show 2023

March 30 to May 15, 2023

Media categories include Watercolor, Oil, Acrylic, Gouche, and Pastel. 

No photographs or prints.

Theme: Companions and Locales


Important Dates:

•  Enter by: March 6, 2023 at
•  Notification of Acceptance: March 15 
•  Artwork in-take: March 27, Noon to 4 pm
•  Opening Reception: April 1, 1 - 4 pm
•  Artwork pick-up: May 15, Noon - 4 pm


Jurors: Patti Appel, Ellen Joseph, Greta Waterman 


Prizes: Three Merit Awards: $150, $100, $50


Fee Structure for all Juried Shows:

Members: Up to 3 entries for $45
Non-members: Up to 3 entries for $55


    • Open to regional artists, 18 years and older, living in the SF Bay Area. 
    • Submissions must be original work of the artist.
    • Entries must be hand-delivered and picked up. 
    • All exhibited work must be for sale and not recently displayed in this gallery.


Exhibition Coordinator: Kathy Miller,


Size and Weight limits: Accepted work must be delivered gallery ready. Hanging wire is preferred, but professionally installed cleats are acceptable. 2-D artwork is not to exceed 36” in width. Gallery wrapped canvas must be a minimum of 1" in depth. Use plexiglass in framed pieces larger than 24 x 30".  Contact the Exhibition Coordinator to submit larger sizes or if a pedestal is needed. Pedestals are 13x13" or 18x18". 


If accepted, please bring an 8.5 x 11 page with your artist’s statement and contact details, on white paper, to be included in the Book of Artists that will be on display during the show. Images of the artist at work are encouraged.




Terms of Entry for all Juried Shows:

Coastal Arts League collects sales tax and retains a 30% commission to support gallery programs. 70% of the purchase price is remitted to the artist at the close of the show.


Coastal Arts League accepts no liability for loss or damage to pieces in the show. Security cameras are installed in the galleries for protection from theft.


You are granting the Coastal Arts League permission to use entered work for promotion on the website and for future shows. All rights to submitted images remain the property of the artist. 


Acceptable upload-ready file formats:
File Type: JPG 
File Dimensions: 1,200 pixels or greater on the longest side.
File Size: No larger than 4 MB. 
Color Profile: sRGB
Image files must be of high quality, in sharp focus and a true representation of the original art. 

Image of 2D art should include only the artwork, no frame. 

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