All-Ireland Painting Championships

All Ireland Amateur Painting Competition 2018 - Virginia


The Fleetwood Paints All Ireland Amateur Painting Competition

Kindly Sponsored by Fleetwood Irelands Paint Company

 Rules & Conditions
  1. Paintings must be the sole work of the exhibitor who must have amateur status.
  2. Paintings to depict an Agricultural or Rural setting.
  3. Paintings must measure no more than 26”X 20” not including the frame.      
  4. All Paintings must be ready to hang, that is framed and with a hanging cord attached.
  5. The Judges decision will be final
  6. All entries to be exhibited at owners risk
  7. All entries to have amateur status as defined by the following.

    a. Not to have had a commercial solo exhibition

    b. Not to have exhibited in a commercial gallery

    c. Not to be teaching or have taught art in any form

To avoid any confusion would exhibitors please print their name & phone No on a label & attach to back of Painting

These rules should be read in conjunction with the I.S.A Rules

Entry Fee: To qualifying Show €3.  To Final €6

PRIZES:  1st: €300   2nd: €200   3rd: €100.  4th: €50. 

Qualifying Shows

Adamstown, Armagh, Arva, Athenry, Ballinamore, Ballivor, Ballymoney, Bridgetown, Carnew, Castleblayney, Castlewellan, Charleville, Claremorris, Clogher Valley, Clonmel, Corofin, Erris, Fermanagh, Gorey, Granard, Grange, Kilgarvan, Loughrea, Mohill, Mullingar, Newry, Oldcastle, Omagh, Saintfield, Tullow

 FINAL VIRGINIA SHOW – Wednesday 22nd August 2018

All Ireland Amateur Photography Final 2018 - Gort


The All Ireland Photography Final

Kindly Sponsored by Gort & District Lions Club Prize Fund: €500

Perpetual Cup presented by

Giblin Trophies, Gort

Entry direct to Gort Show Secretary by

Friday 3rd August 2018

Entry Fee: €5 per exhibit



Rules & Conditions

1. Photographs may be of any subject.
2. Photographs may be of any format ie digital or film, black & white or colour.
3. Maximum size: A4
4. Photographs must not be framed or mounted.
5. Photographs must not be digitally enhanced.
6. A maximum of two entries per exhibitor will be allowed.
7. Completed entry form and fee to be with Gort Show Secretary by 5pm on Friday 3rd August 2018.
8. Exhibits to be in place for judging by 10.30am on Saturday 11th August 2018.
9. Exhibits are displayed at owner's risk.
10. The judges' decision will be final.
11. These rules to be read in conjunction with the Irish Shows Association Rules.
PRIZES:  1st: €200 and perpetual cup; 2nd: €100; 3rd: €50; 4th to 9th: €25 each.
A rosette will be presented to all exhibitors in this competition.

FINAL GORT SHOW – Saturday 11th August 2018