The call for entries for The David A. Leffel Award for Excellence in Painting is open to all artists worldwide with 18 years of age or older.
Only two-dimensional works, completed in acrylic, oil or pastel, and relative to Still Life, will be accepted.
Entrants can submit the images of their works by mail (on a CD or slides) or online.
Submission costs are the following: $15 (1 image); $25 (2 images); $35 (3 images).
The international contest will be juried by a panel of distinguished painters chaired by David A. Leffel, who together will attribute the following prizes: Best of Show ($5000); 2nd Place ($2000); 3rd Place ($1000); 5 Honourable Mentions ($200 each).
Winners will also enjoy media exposure on the Bright Light Publishing website and in well known art magazines.
Deadline for entries is April 15th 2011.