From The Studios

Juried Student/Member & Featured Faculty Works

December 5, 2020 - February 27, 2021



Call for Art

Peninsula School of Art presents second biennial juried Student/Member/Faculty exhibition. Submission is open to all current Members of PenArt (artists may join or renew their membership at the time of submission). Artists working in any 2D or 3D media are encouraged to enter. Works need not have been produced during a PenArt workshop, but must have been created during the past three years. Artists may enter up to two works for consideration for a fee of $10. Entrants must submit online, including a .jpg image of work at


Frank Juarez, award winning art educator, artist, author, arts advocate, and former gallery director

  • 1st place - $500
  • 2nd place - $350
  • 3rd place - $150
  • People’s Choice - $100

Winners announced via Zoom at 4pm on December 4, featured in press releases, and posted online.

Entry Guidelines

  • From the Studios is open to all current Members of Peninsula School of Art. Artists may become a member or renew a lapsed membership online at the time of entry.
  • Works created in or outside a PenArt workshop in all media are welcome.
  • All art must be the original work of the artist, produced within the past three years, and not previously exhibited at Peninsula School of Art.
  • 2D works must be dry; framed or gallery wrapped with finished edges; ready to hang with wire on the back (no saw tooth hangers); and no more than 60” in any dimension.
  • Free-standing 3D work must be no larger than 5’h x 3’w x 3’d. Other 3D must be no larger than 3’h x 2’w x 2’d. 3D work meant to hang on the wall must include all necessary hardware for secure attachment.
  • Artists may submit up to two works for consideration.
  • All entries must be submitted online via by October 16, 2020 at 11:59pm CST.
  • A non-refundable $10 entry fee must be paid at the time of submission.
  • All entries must be valued, even if marked NFS (not for sale).
  • Digital images must be at least 1200 x 1500 px (4 x 5 inches at 300 dpi), 2 MB max, in .jpg format, with no spaces in the file name. Note: iPhones and iPads running iOS 11 or later will save images as .heic—go to to learn how to convert them.
  • Incomplete submissions will not be considered.
  • PenArt reserves the right to reject any submission for any reason.
Delivery & Liability
  • All work must be received at 3900 County Road F, Fish Creek, WI 54212 by November 21, 2020, at 5pm CST. In-person drop-offs will be accepted November 19–21, 1–5pm.
  • The artist is responsible for the shipment and delivery of their work to and from PenArt, as well as all related expenses. Shipped work must include a return shipping label.
  • Shipping crate or packaging must be properly labeled with artist’s name and return address. Please include sufficient packing materials for return shipping. Art in packing peanuts will not be accepted.
  • Tracking is recommended for all shipped work. PenArt is not responsible for artwork lost or stolen during shipping.
  • Damage to crates, packages, or art as a result of shipping will be documented and shared with the artist.
  • All accepted entries must remain on display through February 26, 2021.
  • Works on display will be insured under PenArt’s fine art policy, for the amount specified by the artist but no more than 60% of the sale price, against all risks of physical loss or damage, from any external cause during the term of the exhibition.
  • All work without a return shipping label must be picked up March 3–5 2021, 9am-5pm. Work with a return shipping label will be shipped on March 5.
  • PenArt does not have storage facilities to store work and will charge a $10/day storage fee should we be forced to hold your work without prior arrangements. ANY ARTWORK THAT REMAINS UNCLAIMED AFTER MARCH 20, 2021 WILL BECOME PROPERTY OF PENART.
  • A 40% commission will be retained by PenArt on all sales.
  • PenArt reserves the right to reproduce accepted works online or in print.
  • By enter­ing works in this exhibition, the submitting artist is agreeing to these guidelines. Failure to comply with these guidelines may result in disqualification from the exhibition and/or awards.


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Important Dates

October 16

Online submission deadline

October 19-26


October 27

Email notification

November 19-21, 1-5pm

In-person drop-offs accepted

November 19, 5pm

Delivery deadline

December 4, 4 pm

Online awards announcement and talk by Frank Juarez

December 5

Exhibition opens

February 27

Exhibition closes

March 3-5, 9am-5pm

In-person pick-up

March 5

Return shipment


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