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2013

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  • Winners

    Congratulations to the following winners of the competition "2013"

    Category: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Subject: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Anna Conversano
    Tranquillity


    Category: Waterscape, Boats or Seascape
    Subject: Abstract or Experimental, Landscape or Woodland Scene, Still Life
    Cherise Foster
    Pebbles


    Category: Flowers or Gardens
    Subject: Abstract or Experimental, Portrait or Figure, Flowers or Gardens, Landscape or Woodland Scene, Still Life
    Cherise Foster
    Blushing Tulips


    Category: Waterscape, Boats or Seascape
    Subject: Portrait or Figure, Townscape or Streetscene
    Jackie Ward
    Al Fresco


    Category: Abstract or Experimental Art
    Subject: Abstract or Experimental, Portrait or Figure
    Julie Cross
    Cellist


    Category: Animal or Wildlife
    Daniel Connolly
    Basil


    Category: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Subject: Landscape or Woodland Scene, Townscape or Streetscene
    Vivienne Machell
    Building in La Boca


    Category: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Subject: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Trevor Harwood
    SUMMER HEDGEROW


    Category: Flowers or Gardens
    Subject: Flowers or Gardens
    Janet Rusk
    My garden's bloom of the day


    Category: Portrait or Figure
    Sally Evans
    Under the duvet


    Category: Still Life
    Subject: Still Life
    Janie Pirire
    Life is just..............


    Category: Animal or Wildlife
    Janet Mayo
    Landing into the light


    Category: Waterscape, Boats or Seascape
    Subject: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Janet Mayo
    Old boat at Cley Norfolk


    Category: Portrait or Figure
    Subject: Portrait or Figure
    Dennis Rounding
    Grandma


    Category: Portrait or Figure
    Margaret Smith
    Firelight


    Category: Portrait or Figure
    Margaret Smith
    Gloaming


    Category: Waterscape, Boats or Seascape
    Subject: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    John Jarratt
    Tollesbury


    Category: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Andrew Heathcote
    The Beech Trees on Well Heads


    Category: Animal or Wildlife
    Geoff Eltham
    looking for you !!


    Category: Portrait or Figure
    Subject: Portrait or Figure
    John Wright
    Nina aged 6


    Category: Waterscape, Boats or Seascape
    Sally Pestridge
    Spring on The Giants Causeway


    Category: Waterscape, Boats or Seascape
    Jem Bowden
    Studland Bay paddlers


    Category: Still Life
    Subject: Still Life
    Brian Cowan
    Three Red Onions


    Category: Portrait or Figure
    Subject: Portrait or Figure
    William Alexander
    Girl wearing a bracelet


    Category: Abstract or Experimental Art
    Subject: Abstract or Experimental
    William Alexander
    Identity Crisis (an interactive picture)


    Category: Abstract or Experimental Art
    Subject: Abstract or Experimental
    William Alexander
    privacy is dead (2)


    Category: Waterscape, Boats or Seascape
    Ian Walton
    Awesome day


    Category: Flowers or Gardens
    Subject: Flowers or Gardens
    Pam Hutchings
    Glad all over


    Category: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Subject: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Jane E Anderson Wood
    Snow, Cotswolds


    Category: Waterscape, Boats or Seascape
    Subject: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Dennis Rounding
    Pompeye


    Category: Waterscape, Boats or Seascape
    Paul Weaver
    Receding Tide, Mevagissey


    Category: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Subject: Townscape or Streetscene
    Ann Williams
    City Landmarks-New and Old


    Category: Portrait or Figure
    Subject: Portrait or Figure
    Marianne Litherland
    Words of Wisdom


    Category: Animal or Wildlife
    Subject: Animal or Wildlife
    Christina Hopkinson
    Swish


    Category: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Sasha Niamat
    Wollaton Hall


    Category: Portrait or Figure
    Subject: Portrait or Figure
    Christine Gallagher
    Saturday


    Category: Portrait or Figure
    Subject: Portrait or Figure
    Christine Gallagher
    Les


    Category: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Subject: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Emily Speakman
    Clouds Over Fields


    Category: Waterscape, Boats or Seascape
    Emily Speakman
    Tranquility


    Category: Still Life
    Subject: Still Life
    Sarah Ball
    Cooking Apples


    Category: Abstract or Experimental Art
    Subject: Abstract or Experimental
    Helen Kaminsky
    Across the Bay


    Category: Abstract or Experimental Art
    Subject: Abstract or Experimental
    Helen Kaminsky
    The Red Angel


    Category: Still Life
    Subject: Still Life
    D Mullard
    Gone Fishing


    Category: Animal or Wildlife
    Ruth Buchanan
    Once in A Lifetime


    Category: Waterscape, Boats or Seascape
    John Shave
    Evening Pin Mill


    Category: Animal or Wildlife
    Sue Williams
    Brown Eyed Girls


    Category: Flowers or Gardens
    Subject: Flowers or Gardens
    Pippa Shennan
    White Rhodie


    Category: Abstract or Experimental Art
    Subject: Abstract or Experimental
    Kathryn Scaldwell Culf
    Tree of life


    Category: Waterscape, Boats or Seascape
    Subject: Animal or Wildlife, Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Marjan Van Der Kooi
    In the Sea


    Category: Animal or Wildlife
    Subject: Animal or Wildlife
    Sharon Rogers
    I have attitude


    Category: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Subject: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Stephen Rooney
    Greencastle from millbay


    Category: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Subject: Landscape or Woodland Scene, Townscape or Streetscene
    Stephen Rooney
    Cold morning walk to Church


    Category: Still Life
    Subject: Still Life
    Andrew Sephton
    "Onion Soup!"


    Category: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Subject: Landscape or Woodland Scene
    Jem Bowden
    Across The Weald from Malling Down


    Category: Abstract or Experimental Art
    Subject: Abstract or Experimental, Still Life
    Lois Folkard
    One a day


  • Description/Summary
    Open to everyone and irrespective of age, ability, medium or subject matter. You don't have to be a professional artist or have years of painting experience to enter - all you need is a passion for painting! The Artist of the Year 2013 will win £2000 - to include £1000 cash and £1000 worth of art materials, an engraved crystal goblet AND £500 worth of great art materials for the art club, group or school of your choice. It could be you... previous winners have included artists right across the board, from beginners, to juniors and professionals! SAA members receive FREE unlimited entries, so if you haven't already joined the SAA, please click here or call 08458 770 775
  • Prizes & awards
    Status Awards: Prizes of £100 worth of art materials, and an engraved goblet, will also be awarded to the painting judged to be the best in the following sectors:
    • Professional
    • Amateur
    • Beginner, June Atherton Award (if you have been painting less than two years)
    • Young (16 to 25 years old at the time of entry)
    • Junior (up to 16 at the time of entry)
    Category Awards: £100 worth of art materials will be awarded to the following category winners:
    • Best Portrait or Figure
    • Best Abstract or Experimental Art
    • Best Still Life
    • Best Flowers or Gardens
    • Best Landscape or Woodland Scene
    • Best Waterscape, Boats or Seascape
    • Best Animal or Wildife On show: Closing date for entries is 24th February 2013. All entrants from the competition, including the chosen finalists, will be notified by 6th March. Selected finalists original paintings must be available to be with the SAA from the time of notifcation, until late August. Selected winning finalists will be exhibited at a major exhibition in the UK, displayed on the SAA website, in PAINT magazine and in an Artists' Desk Diary. There is no limit to the number of entries and all artwork must be recent (no earlier than 2011) unpublished work of the submitting artist. Please indicate if the work of another artist has been used as a source for your entry. If your entry is chosen your original work must be available for final judging.
  • Categories
    Portrait or Figure, Abstract or Experimental Art, Still Life, Flowers or Gardens, Landscape or Woodland Scene, Waterscape, Boats or Seascape, Animal or Wildlife
  • How to enter
    Online You can now enter online! Simply click on the 'Enter Competition' icon at the top of this page and follow the instructions from there. E-mail E-mail entries, are only open to SAA members and are acceptable in JPEG format no larger than 100kb per image. With only one picture per email. Please email to aoy@saa.co.uk with full details included in each covering e-mail. Mark the e-mail subject as AOY2013 with your status and painting subject. It should look like this in the email subject: 'AOY2013 Amateur Landscape or Woodland Scene'. Entrants must determine their own status from Professional, Amateur, Beginner (painting for less than 2 years at time of entry), Young (16 to 25 at time of entry) and Junior (up to 16 at time of entry). By Post For postal entries, please supply all the information listed below and send your entries to SAA Artist of the Year 2013, PO Box 50, Newark, Notts, NG23 5GY, UK. Please do not enclose anything else with your entry. IMPORTANT Please ensure that each painting entry is clearly marked with: - Full Artist name - Full postal address - Telephone number - Membership Number. (if a member) - Your Status (e.g. Professional, Amateur, Beginner, Young, Junior) - Age (if under 25) - Title of painting - Medium (e.g. Watercolour, acrylic, etc) - Category - Size including frame in centimetres (cm) Incomplete entries will be disqualified. All entries and artwork must be submitted as good quality photographs or colour photocopies (no larger than A3), original paintings cannot be accepted. If you are not an SAA member please remember to enclose your payment (Non members £7.50 per entry and a Special Students price of only £3.50 per entry, students may only enter as Young or Junior). No responsibility will be taken for any entries and no entry will be returned, please keep a copy for your records.
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