How to Apply


Rules of Entry

  1. 2018 BFAF Art Competition Entry Form – web must be completed and attached with $5.00 fee to all entries.
  2. Each piece of art must have the artists name, phone, city of residence, medium and title of artwork on the back or on an index card attached to the back of the artwork.
  3. The artwork must be original in concept, design and execution.
  4. An entry must not have been entered in previous Buckhorn Art Competitions.
  5. Each artist may submit only one piece for the competition. It must have been completed within the past 12 months .
  6. Artwork must be framed, ready for hanging complete with wire, AND MUST NOT EXCEED A PERIMETER (120″) INCLUDING FRAME. Ensure the frame chosen is suitable for the competition and that your work is securely attached.
  7. Advertising, commercial, graphic digital art, installations and photography are not eligible.
  8. The competition organizers reserve the right to reject any entry for any reason and will, if above prerequisites are not met.
  9. The decisions of the judges are final.
  10. All sales are subject to a 20% Commission fee and applicable taxes which will be deducted by the Buckhorn Cultural Centre.



Registration – dates and times

Registration drop off and pick-up is located at the Buckhorn Cultural Centre, 1782 Lakehurst Road, Buckhorn, Ontario, K0L 1J0 (for directions refer to mapquest, or call (705) 657-1918).

  1. Sunday, August 13th, 2:00 to 5:00pm
  2. Monday, August 14th, 5:00 to 8:00pm
  3. Entries are to be picked up at the conclusion of the festival on Sunday, August 19th between 5:00 and 6:00pm.  No exceptions or early pick-up.
  4. Ribbons and Awards announcement will occur on Sunday, August 19th 4:30pm at the Buckhorn Cultural Centre.
  5. Images sold at the show are subject to a 20 percent commission fee and applicable taxes

Fee:  $5.00 entry fee for the Buckhorn Art Competition only.

The Youth Art Display is a free program.

More information on webpage: Art Competition

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