DAAL Member Spring Show

A message to our Members regarding COVID-19: the Dublin Community Recreation Center (DCRC) will be closed until further notice starting after regular business hours ending Friday, March 13, 9:30 p.m. At this time the Spring Show is canceled and will be to rescheduled at a future time. Entry fees and artworks of those that already registered will be rolled over to the new show. (current as 3/13/2020)

If you have any questions, please contact dublinartleague@gmail.com

Call for Artists

Colors of Spring

Spring 2020 – Exhibition of Fine Art and Photography

colors of spring image

 Jurors: Marcia Evans and Bobbie Teal Atlas

Chairs: Lynda Guenther and Karen Van Cleve


Entry Deadline TBD

Art Drop Off TBD

Reception TBD

Art Pick up TBD


Important ~ Art Dimensions Are Limited – See Rules Below for Details

Eligibility: All current members of Dublin Area Art League may enter artwork.  For membership renewal click here.  – To join click here. 

Entry Fees: Each piece of artwork must be submitted in one of two categories; Photography/Digital Art OR Fine Art/Non-Digital (including painting, drawing, mixed media, sculpture, etc.)

$20 Entry Fee for 1 or 2 Pieces – Categories may vary by piece, such as painting and photography

$40 Entry Fee for 3 or 4 Pieces – No more than 2 pieces can be entered by the same artist in each category

Prizes:  Best of Show $125 includes both categories combined – funded by the Dublin Arts Council. The Fine Art and Digital Art/Photography Categories each have the following prizes; 1st Place $75, 2nd Place $50, 3rd Place $25, and 3 Honorable Mentions which will receive Ribbons. Total cash prizes: $425.


The Rules:

  • a) First Entry – shall measure no longer than 33 inches (including the frame) on the longest side;
    b) Second Entry – shall measure no longer than 18 inches (including the frame) on the longest side;
    if applicable, third and fourth entries (in a different category) will follow the same size restriction guidelines as the First and Second entries.
  • All paintings & photos must be wired for hanging. “Sawtooth” hangers are not accepted.  If Art is not framed, edges must be finished.  Paintings must be dry to the touch. No Nudes may be displayed at the Dublin Recreation Center.  Please let us know if you need a pedestal to display your piece.
  • All artwork must be original work of the member and not previously exhibited in a DAAL Show. Work must have been completed within the last 5 years. Not For Sale works acceptable.

Release of Liability: Artists will be asked to sign an Assumption of Risk and Liability Form when art is dropped off. This is a requirement of the Dublin Recreation Center.

Important Show Dates:

TBD Deadline to Submit Entry Form & Label Information for Art
TBD Drop Off Art at Dublin Recreation Center between 9:00 and 10:30 A.M.
TBD Reception & Awards Ceremony 6:30 P.M.  Guests & Public Invited (might be canceled, stay tuned)
TBD Pick Up Art between 9:00 and 10:30 A.M.




The DAAL Spring Show is partially funded by the Dublin Arts Council though a Community Arts Grant to encourage community engagement, cultivate creativity, and foster life-long learning through the arts.

Entry Form

Instructions: Complete Entry Form below and Tag Information for each piece.

After Submission, you should be redirected to the payment page where you can see where to send the check or you can pay online.

No payments will be collected at drop off. Please pay in advance.

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