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Booklovers’ Gourmet calls artists for Winter Light show

Webster Lake “Winter Mist” photograph by Deb Horan.

Deb Horan of Booklovers’ Gourmet, 72 E. Main St., Webster, has issued a “Call to Artists” for the store’s February group show “Winter Light.”
Work must be submitted by Thursday, January 26th to be considered. Entries must include the following details:
-Artist’s name
-Work title
-Size (including frame).
Submission information is available via a link on the store’s website,
Accepted work can be dropped off on Saturday, January 28th or Tuesday, January 31st between 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.
Show dates are February 1-28, on view during regular business hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-5, Wednesday, 10-6. The reception date is Saturday, February 4 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Work must be original and reflect the theme of the show. Think winter sunrise/sunsets; long shadows on snow; glittering ice; light behind bare trees, etc. Media may include painting, photography, drawing, fiber, collage or other mixed media that can hang on the wall Work must not exceed 16”x20” and should be framed and ready to hang, preferably with a wire.
Each artist may submit one to three pieces.
There is a $10 submission fee due at drop off of accepted work.
People Choice Awards return
Booklovers’ People Choice Awards are back. Money prizes will be awarded for the top three picks voted on by viewers during the month.
All work must be for sale. Price is at the sole discretion of the artist. A 30% commission will be taken on any sales during or as a result of the show.
Artists will be notified of acceptance via email by Friday, January 27th.