Competitions & Contests

Spring 2020 Art at the Mill

Entry Dates 2020-02-24T23:59:00 - 2020-01-27T09:00:00 4 Days Left


Welcome Artists!
The Clarke County Historical Association (CCHA) invites artists working in a variety of media to submit applications for our juried Art at the Mill Show! 

Media accepted shall be original, non-reproduceable work not previously shown at the mill.
We accept Paintings, 2D, 3D functional and aesthetic, such as sculpture. No photography or digitalized images.

NOTE: All work submitted MUST BE FOR SALE. Sales from the show help support the Clarke County Historical Association, including the Burwell-Morgan Mill. 

Our exhibition offers emerging and established artists the opportunity to showcase their talents and latest works.  We are committed to organizing and promoting “excellence in art” and offering a distinguished platform for all selected artists.

We look forward to your participation in Art at the Mill! The CCHA Art at the Mill Team


How to Register - FOR NEW USERS:

Click the blue “Register” button (link) at the top right of the screen.
Create an account/user profile, including a password. Keep this info for future logons.
Once logged in, you will see “My Application Page.”  EACH piece of artwork is a separate submission.
Upload your entries/images.
You MUST click on blue button:  COMPLETE AND VIEW ENTRY
Check to see that all information is accurate, and the image successfully uploaded. To resize an image, watch the video tutorial:  (Cut and paste the web address.)
The $35 non-refundable registration fee is processed through a secure payment system using Visa or MasterCard. The fee covers up to seven (7) entries per artist of any combination of media.
Continue to follow instructions on this page.


Click on the green Login button at the top right of the screen
Enter your:  Email address and Password in space provided
Click the Login button below Password.

NOTE: If you have a problem with or can’t remember your password, click Forgot Password? and instructions will be emailed to you.

Adding Submissions

Once you are logged in, you may begin entering your submissions by clicking on the Add New Submission button.
A screen will display with fields for each piece
Make sure you click Submit Entry Details button at bottom.
Next you will add your image file for each piece of work.

Selection process and artist notification:

The artistic work submitted by each artist is juried based upon the following criteria:
1.  Body of Work:  How well the images represent a point of view
2.  Artistic Theme:  Design, vision, creativity, originality
3.  Technical Execution:  Technique, skill, degree of difficulty, mastery of materials used



The Clarke County Historical Association (CCHA) is a non-profit dedicated to preserving the history of Clarke County, including the Burwell-Morgan Mill.  CCHA hosts and administers Art at the Mill.
CCHA receives 35% of the sales price of each piece, which helps fund the continued maintenance and operation of the Burwell-Morgan Mill and the Historical Association as well as the Sarah P. Trumbower Memorial Art Scholarship given annually to a Clarke County student who is pursuing a degree in art.  The artist receives 65% of the sale price.


ArtCall Open for Submissions: Monday, January 27 @ 9am
Registration Deadline: Submissions close Monday, February 24 @ Midnight
Artist notified of Jury selection: by Friday, March 6
Art Check-In: Friday, March 27 from 10am-4pm or Saturday, March 28 from 10am-4pm
Show Opens:  Saturday, April 25
Artist Reception: Sunday, May 3 from 2-5pm
Show closes:  Sunday, May 10 at 5pm
Art Pick-Up: Sunday, May 10 from 5-6pm, or Monday, May 11 from 9am-2pm or Tuesday, May 12 from 9am-2pm and 4-7pm or Wednesday, May 13 from 9am-2pm

Any artwork unclaimed after thirty (30) days following the conclusion of Art Pick-Up will become the property of the Clarke County Historical Association (CCHA).