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National Association of Women Artists, Inc.
National Association of Women Artists, Inc.

Summer Small Works

July 3 – 31, 2023 Online:
Deadline was June 23rd. Open to Members and Non-Members.
Red Chair by Jody Shyllberg
Red Chair by Jody Shyllberg

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Deadline for entry was June 23, 2023


Women Artists working in oils, acrylics, pastels, watercolor, printmaking, photography, lithography, fiber fine arts digital, collage, assemblage, sculpture


1st Place, 2nd Place, 3rd Place, Honorable Mention

Entry fee

$40 for 2 entries (2 views allowed for sculpture)
$45 for 3 entries


  • Open to Women Artists ages 18 and up, US Citizens or Permanent Residents
  • Maximum size 2-D work 15” x 15”
  • Maximum size 3-D sculpture 15” x 15” x 12”

Technical Guidelines

  • Image must be a JPG image 1100px or larger. Files will be automatically resized to the correct specifications. You do not need to resize your image.
  • Files will be automatically renamed using your Name, Title of work, Medium, Size and Price. You do not need to name your image files.
Please see Image and Filename Specifications below for more information.


Prices may not be changed. The artist receives 70% of the stated price, NAWA’s commission is 30%. Applicable taxes will be charged at time of purchase for work sent to NY, FL, MA, or SC.

The artist pays or passes the cost of packing and shipping, or delivering the work to the purchaser. Plan accordingly.

Work must be for sale; NFS is not allowed.


Additional Notification Information

Notifications will be emailed by the end of the day on June 29, 2023. We cannot respond to inquiries regarding the status of notifications before that time.

Please add [email protected] to your email safe senders list.

After notifications are sent, you may view the status of your entry in your ShowSubmit artist account’s Entry History. Accepted works will be notated by a green check.

If you do not receive your email, you may also view your notification letter using the View Notification link in your Entry History.

Note: Entries made prior to 2023 may not display the View Notification link.

Image and Filename Specifications

  • Submit your original JPEG image files.
  • Crop out all parts of the photo that are not the actual work; do not show mat, frame, etc, only the work itself.
  • Image must be displayed right side up.
  • You do not need to resize your image files.
  • You do not need to rename your image files.

Additional Entry Information

  • You will pay for your entry by credit or debit card using our secure checkout system.
  • After your entry is submitted and paid for, you may log back in to review your entry, edit artist and image information, and add or substitute images up until the entry deadline (June 23, 2023.)
  • Entry fees are not refundable and must be submitted and paid by the entry deadline.
  • Entries cannot be accepted or changed after the deadline. Incomplete entries will be disqualified.


For questions about the entry process or this website please contact ShowSubmit Support at [email protected]. We will get back to you between 9am and 6pm Eastern Time, Monday to Friday. You can also view the Support Center, Entry Guide, or our FAQ.