Paint and Petals
Following in the tradition of Brown County Floral painters, the Gallery is celebrating “Paint and Petals” – a collaboration of gardeners and flower arrangers showing off their artistic skills in a competition while members of the Brown County Art Association present a special collection of floral paintings.
Any arranger 18 years and over may enter the competition, there will be two categories: Amateur and Professional. Competitors must pre-register, rules will be posted on our website, cash prizes will range from $25 to $100.
The floral paintings created for the event will be available for purchase, both framed and unframed.
So how does your garden grow? Get ready to create with flowers.
The exhibit/competition will kick off with an awards reception on Saturday, July 7 at 2 pm. | Admission to the general exhibit is $5.
Sponsors include Backyard Greenhouse, Designscape, and HFI.
Paint and Petals Entry Info and Rules…
1. There are 2 categories: Amateur and Professional
2. Anyone 18 and older may enter
3. All arrangements must use fresh flowers – using locally grown or purchased
4. Judging will focus on Composition, Balance, Color and General Visual Appeal
6. Delivery: all arrangements must be delivered to the Brown County Art Gallery on Saturday, July 7 beginning at 9 am. All entrants must be in place by Noon for judging.
1. Amateur Category
a. $100 Best of Show
b. $50.00 Second Place
c. $25.00 Merit Award
2. Professional Category
a. $100 People's Choice award
The exhibit will open to the public on Saturday, July 7 at 1 pm, the Awards Reception will be held at 2 pm. The arrangements will remain on display through Sunday, July 8.
A $5 admission fee will be charged at the door for the weekend. All of the Brown County Art Gallery exhibits will be open.
↳ Sunday & Saturday