Call for artists: Gallery Q

Gallery Q is calling all artists within the Orange County area to participate in the upcoming January “The Art of Adornment” exhibit. Adornment is anything that “decorates, embellishes, beautifies or enhances a person, place or thing”. Art work for this show can range from hand made jewelry, silk,knitted or decorated clothing, quilts, wall hangings, masks, yard and house art, your photo interpretation showing adornment and more. Attached is an application and guidelines or go to our website at for more information.

Don’t miss what we have planned for the artists reception on Friday, January 23rd!

We wish you the very best of this holiday season,

The Gallery Q Staff


CALL FOR ENTRIES – 2015 International Picasso Teapot Competition

Picasso Teapot Competition
2015 International Picasso Teapot Competition
Artist Take on a Picasso Teapot

$1000 Cash Prize – Winner Take All
Entry Fee: $25.00
Submit fee via PayPal to:
Call for Entry Begins 11/18/2014
Entry Deadline: 7/31/2015
Online Preview April 1, 2015

Clay, Wood, Bronze, Silver, Metal, Paper,
Mixed Media, Fiber, Glass, Stone


  • Original art only
  • Digital image submissions
  • Juried images for exhibit inclusion
  • Juried art for $1000 prize award
  • Images must tell the story clearly
  • Images: minim (4) max (10)
  • include front, back, side images
  • Images must represent the work
  • Submissions must include:
    • title, media, dimensions, name,
      address, e-mail & price

Art to be shipped to Gallery

Gallery Address:

126 Esperanza Suite A,
Long Beach CA, 90802, USA

Artists pay for delivery cost to Gallery
Gallery will pay return delivery cost
50% commission on sales
Artwork displayed at Gallery & Online
Winner will be chosen Sept 1, 2015.

Complete Picasso Teapot Exhibition:
Oct 1, 2015 – Jan 1, 2016
For more information contact:
John Parham
AKA Teapotguy
Physical & Online Ceramic Art Gallery
126 Esperanza Suite # A
Long Beach, California, 90802 USA
Tel: 310 717 3358

Aging as Art

Aging As Art
Eric (85) Photographer Gary Zuercher, 2014 2nd Place Winner

The Council on Aging Orange County invites all amateur and professional photographers 18 years of age or over to share their visions and unique interpretations of the aging experience. Submissions may characterize what a long life means to you — from thriving lifestyles to harsher realities of aging.




Professional Prize Package:          Amateur Prize Package:

Grand Prize – $500                                Grand Prize – $250

Second Prize -$375                                Second Prize – $150

Third Prize – $250                                   Third Prize – $100

2 Honorable Mentions – $75   2 Honorable Mentions – $50

Selected photographs will be displayed online and at special showings including:

Bowers Museum – February 10 – 16, 2015

Newport Beach Central Library – June 19 – July 10, 2015

Submit up to three photographs with a fee of $25 before January 5, 2015.

Visit Aging as Art to review terms and guidelines

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