Use this space to discuss your entries, ask questions, or just find like-minded artists interested in Drawing’s "Shades of Gray" Art Competition.
Brian RileyManaging EditorAmerican ArtistWatercolorDrawingWorkshop
Brian, is the purpose of the gallery link on each contest area to show us what peices have been entered so far?
Sorry to bother with a question - I submitted my question to the info mailbox for the competition, but it seems like it's bouncing email. I was just wondering if black or gray papers are okay to work with, or does it need to be only white surfaces?
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I too would like to know the answer to the question to Brian from Max regarding the purpose of the gallery link on each contest area.
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In Shades of gray Competition ,can we use gray toned paper?
I noticed the:
"EXTENDED DEADLINE: OCTOBER 12, 2012. "
But when you go to the contest page it still has: "SEPTEMBER 10, 2012" Then I click on the link to enter and it just reloads the current page.
Is this supposed to be like that or what?
Before I enroll my painting in Shades of Gray. Can my oil painting entered contest. My first time this I'm 71 yrs old now but shorting after I retired five yrs ago I started taking fine painting never had before I was very scared to try. I love the media very much I had painting in juror contest and that painting I was only painted for about year. What a thrill, thank you for taking the time to answer my email, Linda
Thank you for taking time to answer my mail.
My question is I had done a gray shades painting in a still life and is done in oils.
Would this painting quantify for the shades of gray? contest.
I'm 71 yrs old now, in 2007 I retired age 66 and started oil painting class at a local adult class. I never painted in oils I was very scared.
Now oil painting is my favorite media.
I'm asking too much answer email asap thx again Linda
Hi - I entered my husband into this competition on the 1st of August (we are in South Africa) and I can't see any of his works in the Shades of Gray Gallery? Does one need to request it to go into the gallery or is it automatic?
Thanks so much. Gina
I also entered a friend in the contest and her picture is not in the gallery nor have I heard anything back from AADaily.
I think you have to upload it to the gallery your self.
At the gallery on the top right is the upload button.
Since the deadline date was moved back a month, when will notifications be made?