Call for Artists: Sea, Land, and Sky Art Show

June 10th - July 5th

PAG will donate all commissions from the sale of this exhibit’s artwork to

Rhode Island’s Save the Bay organization

— Location —

Common Fence Point

Community Center

933 Anthony Road

Portsmouth, RI


— Intake —

Tuesday, June 7th, 3 – 6 PM

Wednesday, June 8th, 6 -8 PM

— Opening Reception–

Friday, June 10th,  6 – 8 PM


Artists are encouraged to explore and represent the colors, emotions and expressions of the land, the water and the sky that’s all around.

Who can enter:
Guild Members and Non-Members may submit up to 3 works in any medium to this show. All are invited.

Entry Fees:
Entry fees for Guild Members are $15.00 for the first entry and $5.00 each additional and for Non-Members, $20.00 for the first, $10.00 for the second and $5.00 for the third.

Entry Guidelines:
1.  Artwork in any media, paintings, drawings, photography, digital, sculpture, ceramics and more are accepted and encouraged.
2. All 2-D artwork must be framed and wired for hanging (no saw toothed hangers).
3. All artwork must be available for sale
4.  Submitted works must not have been previously exhibited at the Portsmouth Arts Guild
5,  This show will also be archived on the Guild’s YouTube Channel. Artists must bring work to the physical show to be included in the virtual show
How to submit artwork for virtual show:
Email photos of your submission, in jpeg format, no larger than 5 MB, to Please include the dimensions, medium, artist, and selling price. Purchaser pays costs of shipping or arranges pickup.

The show will premiere on the Guild’s YouTube channel and various social media platforms starting the weekend of June 9th.

Artwork Displayed:

Top Logo: Timothy Michael Hetland, Fourth State of Matter, Acrylic

Left: Nancy Springett, Giverny, Oil

Right: Libby Gilpatrick, Rhode Island Rural, Oil

Entry Fees may be made online or email using the Entry Forms below or in person at intake. 

2022 Exhibition Schedule



Opening Reception

Rhode Island Sights
Virtual Show
Intake January 7th – 12th
Email Intake
Virtual Show Only
Members Showcase
Virtual Show
Intake February 4th – 9th
Email Intake
Opening February 11th
Challenge Showcase
Virtual Show
Intake March  2nd – 9th
Email Intake

Opening March 11th
Quilters Showcase
Portsmouth Arts Guild
Intake March 29th
Opening April 3rd
Emerging Artists Show
Portsmouth Arts Guild
Intake April 19th 3-6 PM & April 20th 6-8 PM
Opening Sunday April 24th 2-4 PM
Imagine Color:  Juried Show
Common Fence Point
Intake Tuesday May 10th 3 – 6 PM and Wednesday May 11th 6- 8PM
Opening Reception Friday May 13th 6 – 8 PM
Sea, Land and Sky 
Common Fence Point
Intake June 7th and 8th
Opening June 10th
Faces and Figures
Common Fence Point
Intake July 5th and 6th
Opening July 8th
All Photography 
Common Fence Point
Intake August 9th and 10th
Opening August 12th
Inspired by Great Artists 
Common Fence Point
Intake September 6th and 7th
Opening September 9th
Salon des Refuses
Portsmouth Arts Guild
Intake October 4th and 5th
Opening October 7th
Holiday Showcase
Common Fence Point
Intake November 15th and 16th
Opening November 18th

With thanks to our generous sponsors

Prudence Island Quilters Guild