Community Arts Challenge

Calling all Creatives!

Please join us– our newly revised challenge is designed to unite our community and promote wellness and motivation through creative diversion.

Every month, we will post a new theme here and in our weekly newsletter – for you to interpret and explore.
PaintDraw
PhotographDanceSing Compose •  WriteReflectSculpt
All artistic mediums are welcome! This challenge is open to all ages, so please keep your content family friendly.

Create a new piece of art based on the theme. Limit of 2 submissions per theme.
Submit your work via photo, video or text doc,
along with your name, title of artwork,
medium and any additional info you wish to add
(for artists under 18, last name and age are optional) to:
**PLEASE NOTE NEW EMAIL ADDRESS FOR SUBMISSIONS**

Education@CorralesArtsCenter-NM.org

Thank you for visiting our Challenge page!

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Challenge #13:
CLOSENESS

Start Date: Friday, July 24, 2020
Deadline:
midnight Friday, Aug 28, 2020


Please check back in

September

to see our new submissions!


Challenge #12:  WATER

Friday, July 10, 2020Friday, July 24, 2020

Definition: (noun) a colorless, transparent, odorless liquid that forms the seas, lakes, rivers, and rain; basis of the fluids of living organisms; a stretch or area of water; one of the four elements (earth, water, air, fire) in ancient/medieval philosophy; astrology- Cancer, Scorpio, & Pisces are water signs; a capital stock that represents a book value greater than the true assets of a company. (verb) pour or sprinkle water over a plant or area to encourage plant growth; (eyes) become full of moisture or tears; mouth "waters" in response to the sight or smell of appetizing food

"Raindrops on sweetpea petals"
watercolor
©Barbara Marx

untitled
photography
©Abby Boling

"The Water and The Rose"
iphonography
©Elaine Manicke

"Water"
digital art
©Jack Reynolds

Water (2)
photography
©Linda Walsh


"Mallard"
16 x 20 acrylic
©Victoria Mauldin

"Saunagus"
short story
©Jim Tritten

click to read

"Wave Of Life"
30" x 40" oil - palette knife
©Jasmine Tritten

"Morning on the Acequia"

oil

©Cynthia Wister

"Morning Dew on Orb Spider Web"
photography
©Ken Duckert

"Crossing Fate"
photography
©Alicia Centrella

"Trinidad Late Summer"
photography
©D. Annette Ball

"Change and Promise"
photography
©Abby Boling

"A Drink and a Bath"
iphongraphy
©Elaine Manicke

"Victoria Amazonica "
oil
©David Welch

untitled
photography
©Linda Walsh


"Garden Birds"
photography
©D. Annette Ball

Thank you
for supporting the Challenge.

It's been a pleasure to see your art, hear your stories, and get to know you.

As I pass on the torch, beginning with
Challenge #13: CLOSENESS,

please be sure to send submissions to:
Education@CorralesArtsCenter-NM.org

I look forward to seeing your future Challenge-inspired creations!

Challenge #11: FREEDOM

Friday, June 26, 2020Friday, July 10, 2020

Definition:(noun) the power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants without being controlled or limited; absence of subjection to foreign or tyrannical rule; the state of not being imprisoned or enslaved; the state of being physically unrestricted and able to move easily; unrestricted use of something

"Heaven"
watercolor
©Lucy Jelinek Hays

"Footloose & Fancy Free"
photography
©Ken Duckert

"Breathe"
digitally enhanced photography
©D. Annette Ball

"And... Freedom Rings!"
iphoneography
©Patricia Kruger

"A morning walk on the beach

in late 2019... freedom"
photography
©Heidi Ames

"Uncle Sam"
watercolor
©Barbara Marx

Freedom-1
photography
©Abram Keleher


"A Girl Out There"
photography
©Alicia Centrella

"We The People and Sandias"
iphoneography
©Elaine Manicke


“Freedom... cheap gas and the open road”
photography
©Abby Boling

"We The People on Corrales landscape"
iphoneography
©Elaine Manicke

Freedom-2
photography
©Abram Keleher

"Contemplating the meaning of freedom"
photography
©Abby Boling


"Celebrate Freedom"
1931 Model A Ford
photography
©Harold Manicke

Thank you
for your participation
in the FREEDOM arts challenge!


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