July 2, 2013
Teach for America Visits ArtFields Gallery
A team of Teach for America teachers, led by Josh Bell, visited the ArtFields Gallery and Lake City on June 5, 2013. Dr. Sharon Moore Askins and Carlie Lynch from the ArtFields staff shared the 2013 ArtFields story and tips for getting involved in small rural communities in South Carolina.
July 2, 2013
Rustic Pathways Group Visits the ArtFields Gallery
A group of young women from states across the United States and London, England visited the ArtFields Gallery on July 1st. This group is participating in a literacy enhancement program at Lake City Elementary School in Florence County School District Three in Lake City, SC. Best wishes to this outstanding group of leaders as […]
February 1, 2013
Creating a “Hang Ready” Submission
All submissions to the ArtFields art competition must be hang ready. Find out how to tie wire on the back of a frame or canvas by watching this step-by-step video from Brisbane Picture Framing Workshop Fix-a-Frame. There are only 7 days left to enter, so submit your entry today! Share your entry on our Facebook page, […]
January 31, 2013
Capture Your Artwork’s “Good Side”
Are you snapping a picture of your entry for ArtFields? Watch this video by Tyler Stalman for Saatchi Online to find out how to capture your artwork’s “good side.” Things you’ll need to need to consider when photographing art include: lighting, how to position the piece, camera settings, backgrounds and editing. Enter your artwork now for […]
January 31, 2013
Ready to Frame?
Framing can be a daunting task, so here are some tips to make your entry shine: Your artwork is the centerpiece and should not be overwhelmed by the matting or the frame. Choose a frame that matches the color of your wall to have it disappear or select a color that matches the brightest or darkest […]
January 28, 2013
Only 11 More Days to Register for ArtFields 2013!
Artists have until Thursday, February 7, 2013 to enter an original piece of artwork for the chance to win $100,000 in cash awards! Visit our Rules page to see if you are eligible and the How it Works page to review the submission process.
January 17, 2013
Artists’ Entry Extended Until February 7
Learn more about how to sign up, rules, prizes and FAQs now! Also, follow us on Facebook for frequent updates, answers to questions and more. We encourage artists to share their submission on Twitter using the hashtag #Artfields. Help us spread the word about Artfields to your followers too by including a link to this post!
December 19, 2012
Bumper Crop of Media Coverage
We are busy spreading the word to artists near and far that it’s time to think about entering ArtFields. With submissions starting January 7, we’ve asked for help from regional media folks who can help get the news out. And they’ve obliged. If you haven’t seen it, check out this article in the Augusta Chronicle. […]