Annual Open Exhibition 2020

Important Information

Given the current situation it has been decided to move the 19th UKCPS Open Exhibition online.

This has allowed us to make a few changes.
Whilst the emphasis is on Nature in Art, as in wild nature in all its forms, a second category has been added with an open theme.

New closing date for entries
31st July 2020

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 UKCPS 3rd Online Exhibition 2019



Submission is open to all members of the UK Coloured Pencil Society. The work must be original (concept, design and execution by the artist), at least 50% coloured pencil, demonstrate compositional and drawing skills, and ability to use coloured pencil. Entries must not have been shown in a previous UKCPS annual or online exhibition, nor been an award winner at our Regional or Keswick exhibitions.

Please note the rules for the 2020 Annual Open Exhibition will exclude any picture accepted into ANY previous UKCPS exhibition. If you intend entering your picture into our Annual Exhibition, do not enter it into this Online Exhibition.

All pictures entered, subject to complying with the rules, will be displayed on an Online Exhibition from 30th November 2019.

Now closed for entries.



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