44th Annual JEB Stuart Art Show Seeks Entries

The Reynolds Homestead will once again host the JEB Stuart Art Show, on exhibition September 6 through October 25.  All interested artists are encouraged to enter the show which awards $2,000.00 in prizes in six categories.

Entries will be taken downstairs at the Reynolds Homestead on the following days:

  • Sunday, August 18, 1:00-5:00 p.m.
  • Monday, August 19, 9:00-5:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, August 20, 12:00-6:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, August 21, 9:00-3:00 p.m.

The JEB Stuart Show is for adults ages 18 and older who reside in Patrick, Surry, Stokes, Henry, Franklin, Floyd or Carroll counties.  Any native of Patrick County, regardless of current residence, is also eligible to enter.  Anyone outside of the eligible counties may enter by becoming a member of the Bull Mountain Arts association, which can be done at the time of registration.

Download rules and entry forms here:  2019 JEB Stuart Entry Form

All work must be original, completed within the last 3 years, and never entered in a previous JEB Stuart show. Artists may submit a total of two works of art with their entry fee of $25.00. Members of Bull Mountain Arts may pay a reduced entry fee of $20.00.

To join Bull Mountain Arts or to renew your membership, download the application here:  Bull Mountain Arts Membership Application and Renewal Form

Categories in this year’s show are:  Oil Painting, Acrylic Painting, Watercolor Painting, Drawing (includes pastels, pen and ink, charcoal, and colored pencil), 2D Mixed Media and Three Dimensional.

The Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony will be held on Friday, September 6 at 6:00 p.m. at the Reynolds Homestead.

Entry forms and show rules may be picked up at the Reynolds Homestead, the Creative Arts Center, and the Patrick County Library.  They are also available online at www.reynoldshomestead.vt.edu.  For more information about the show or how to enter, please call 276-694-7181.