20th Anniversary Gala Exhibition

The Annual UK Coloured Pencil Society Open International Exhibition 2021
Held at Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf, South Bank, London, SE1 9PH



To celebrate our 20th Anniversary we held our largest ever exhibition of colour pencil artwork featuring UK and International Artists at the Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf in London to showcase the incredible flexibility of colour pencils and the diversity of artistic styles now being produced.

See the Award Winners

Main Exhibition
- Included nearly 250 colour pencil artworks jury selected from entries received from members and non-members of the society. If you couldn't get to the exhibition or would like a reminder click on the button below for the full online gallery.

Gala Online Gallery

Gala Cards Exhibition
- A stunning artwall of Artist Trading Card sized originals created by our members. 

Gala Trading Cards Gallery


The UK Coloured Pencil Society Annual Exhibition is open to all artists. Each work must comprise at least 50% dry coloured pencil. See rules of entry for info.

Prizes include: Best Picture Award £1,000; Runner Up £500 and Colored Pencil Society of America Award for Excellence (CPSA) $500.

Selection Judges

Ann James Massey SWA, KA, CPSA, UKCPS Silver - website
Deborah Maklowski, CPSA, CPX - President of Colored Pencil Society of America - website
The Derwent Global Marketing Team - Derwent Website

Awards Judge

Adebanji Alade - read more

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The UKCPS gratefully acknowledges the support of these companies.