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Weatherford Art Association calling all artists

October 11, 2013 by Jennifer Retter

The Weatherford Art Association will sponsor the Annual Photography – Digital Art Show & Sale from Oct. 18 to Nov. 17. Art registration and delivery of artwork will be from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Oct. 14, 15 and 16 at the Firehouse Art Gallery located at 119 W. Palo Pinto St., Weatherford, Texas 76086. The competition is open to all photography and digital artists.

Categories will include: Photography, Black & White – minimal digital editing Photography, Color – minimal digital editing Digital Art, Photo Manipulation – obvious or extreme reliance on photo editing software to manipulate original photo

The Association has the right to assign and/or combine categories if needed. All work must be original and created by the artist in the past three years and not shown in a previous WAA Photography show. A 20% commission on sales goes to WAA and all work must be wired for hanging.

This will be a judged show with cash awards for each category. 1st place - $100 2nd place - $75 3rd place - $50 Honorable mentions - $10

The awards ceremony and artist reception will be hosted at the Firehouse Art Center on the closing day at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 17. Artists are asked to take their photographs home at this time.

Professional photographer Les Lopez will be the judge.

For entry forms, please contact the Weatherford Art Association, P.O. Box 2721, Weatherford, Texas 76086. You may also obtain a copy of the entry form on our website: www.weatherfordart.com or pick one up at the Firehouse Gallery, 119 Palo Pinto Street, Weatherford, TX.

Sports Calendar

Friday, March 27

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats Varsity Black and Orange at District 8-5A Preview at Squaw Valley Golf Course, Glen Rose.

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Texas Relays, Qualifiers Only

Monday, March 30

  • Aledo Ladycats at Cleburne, rescheduled from March 31 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday, Varsity 5:30 pm and JV 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats JV at Burleson, 6:00 pm.
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Burleson at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm.
    Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Burleson, 7:00 pm., Rescheduled from March 31 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday.
    *District Games

Tuesday, March 31

  • Aledo JV at Brock, 4:00 pm.

  • Aledo Ladycats at Cleburne, changed to March 30 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Burleson, changed to March 30 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday. *District Game

Thursday, April 2

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Cleburne

  • Aledo Ladycats at Joshua, Varsity 5:30 pm and JV 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Burleson Hughes at Burleson High School, 4:30 pm

Friday, April 3

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Granbury at AHS Baseball Field, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Granbury, 5:00 pm. *District Game

Monday, April 6

  • Aledo Bearcats JV at Cleburne, 6:00 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Cleburne at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm. *District Game

Tuesday, April 7

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats Varsity Black and Orange at District 8-5A Golf Tournament at Squaw Valley Golf Course, Glen Rose.

  • Aledo Middle School at District, Hall

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Burleson Centennial at AHS Softball Field, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

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