Call to Artists: 56th National Mother Lode Art Exhibition

Journey by Carrie Repking
16″x12″; decorative papers, older paintings, passport stamps from her grandfather’s passport, part of an envelope, watercolor crayons, acrylic gel on a wooden cradle board; 2021. Courtesy of the artist.


56th Annual Mother Lode Art Exhibition

at the Mills Station Arts & Cultural Center (MACC) in Rancho Cordova, California, USA
3-19 November 2022

Deadline to Submit: Friday, 23 September 2022 at Midnight PDT

Placerville Arts Association (PAA) in California is hosting its annual show, the 56th National Mother Lode Art Exhibition, in November 2023 at the MACC. There is no need to be a member of Placerville Arts Association. The exhibition is open to all US-based artists, regardless of medium or theme.

$500 for best of show.

If an artist’s work sells, they will receive 80% of the sales price with 20% going to the gallery space.

Juror: Barbara Burge

Pieces will be juried into show with artists receiving announcements the week of 5 October 2022.

More information:
Prospectus and additional information at the PAA website HERE.

Deadline to Submit: Friday, 23 September 2022 at Midnight PDT

(The text of this call to artists was based on materials provided by the Placerville Art Association, who is solely responsible for its content.. All questions should be directed to the Placerville Art Association at