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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

Tuesday, September 16

  • AHS Varsity Girls Orange at Mansfield Varsity Invitational, Glen Gardens, 8:00 a.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Crowley at Aledo, 3:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Mineral Wells JH at Aledo MS;
    8C, 5:00;
    8B, 6:00;
    8A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • Aledo Middle School at Mineral Wells JH, MWHS Ram Stadium;
    7C, 5:00;
    7B, 6:00;
    7A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • AHS at Everman;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, September 17

  • Aledo Middle School JHG, JHB at Lipan Meet, 4:45 p.m.

Thursday, September 18

  • AHS JV at Crowley, 4:00 p.m.

  • Aledo Middle School at Weatherford Hall, Weatherford 9th grade center

  • Aledo Middle School at Granbury Acton MS;
    7,8 C - 5:00;
    7,8 B - 6:00;
    7,8 A - 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are subject to change. The lengths of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Harvest Christian Academy, 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 19

  • AHS Varsity Boys Black at Bart Granger Memorial, Pecan Valley GC through Sept. 20

  • AHS at Cleburne;
    Varsity, 5:30 p.m.;
    JV, 6:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 6:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV vs. CHANT - Christian Homeschool Athletes of North Texas at Aledo Middle School, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Harvest Christian Academy at Aledo Middle School, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 20

  • Aledo Middle School, A Team Tournament at Weatherford Hall, times TBD

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