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 St. George's-by-the-River presents        
                The Canterbury Art Show ...
                             a Tapestry of the Arts

                Celebrating our 5th year!!                      

Art Show  
Labor Day Weekend 
September 2, 3, 4,  2016

Meet the Artists Reception & Preview 
Thursday, September 1, 2016

© St. George's-by-the-River Episcopal Church     7 Lincoln Avenue, Rumson, New Jersey 07760     Phone: 732-842-0596     Fax: 732-842-1229  



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                        or Denise Weiner at 732-471-8512 
                             if you have any questions.

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    by email or call Beth Sherrard at 732-383-7465

Tethered to the Coast by Lucy KalianTethered to the Coast by Lucy Kalian
Tethered to the Coast by Lucy KalianTethered to the Coast by Lucy KalianTethered to the Coast by Lucy Kalian
Tethered to the Coast by Lucy KalianTethered to the Coast by Lucy KalianTethered to the Coast by Lucy KalianTethered to the Coast by Lucy Kalian
Tethered to the Coast by Lucy KalianTethered to the Coast by Lucy KalianTethered to the Coast by Lucy Kalian
Tethered to the Coast by Lucy KalianTethered to the Coast by Lucy Kalian
Tethered to the Coast by Lucy Kalian
Tethered to the Coast by Lucy KalianTethered to the Coast by Lucy Kalian

2016 Canterbury Art Show - Labor Day Weekend -  September 2, 3, 4
Pine Dance by Anna Wainright, pastelPine Dance by Anna Wainright, pastel
Pine Dance by Anna Wainright, pastelPine Dance by Anna Wainright, pastelPine Dance by Anna Wainright, pastel
Pine Dance by Anna Wainright, pastelPine Dance by Anna Wainright, pastelPine Dance by Anna Wainright, pastelPine Dance by Anna Wainright, pastel
Pine Dance by Anna Wainright, pastelPine Dance by Anna Wainright, pastelPine Dance by Anna Wainright, pastel
Pine Dance by Anna Wainright, pastelPine Dance by Anna Wainright, pastel
Pine Dance by Anna Wainright, pastel
Pine Dance by Anna Wainright, pastelPine Dance by Anna Wainright, pastel
Sunflower Nest by Avery Brighton, photographySunflower Nest by Avery Brighton, photography
Sunflower Nest by Avery Brighton, photographySunflower Nest by Avery Brighton, photographySunflower Nest by Avery Brighton, photography
Sunflower Nest by Avery Brighton, photographySunflower Nest by Avery Brighton, photographySunflower Nest by Avery Brighton, photographySunflower Nest by Avery Brighton, photography
Sunflower Nest by Avery Brighton, photographySunflower Nest by Avery Brighton, photographySunflower Nest by Avery Brighton, photography
Sunflower Nest by Avery Brighton, photographySunflower Nest by Avery Brighton, photography
Sunflower Nest by Avery Brighton, photography
Sunflower Nest by Avery Brighton, photographySunflower Nest by Avery Brighton, photography
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Beach Boy by Regina Guarino, oilBeach Boy by Regina Guarino, oil
Beach Boy by Regina Guarino, oilBeach Boy by Regina Guarino, oilBeach Boy by Regina Guarino, oil
Beach Boy by Regina Guarino, oilBeach Boy by Regina Guarino, oilBeach Boy by Regina Guarino, oilBeach Boy by Regina Guarino, oil
Beach Boy by Regina Guarino, oilBeach Boy by Regina Guarino, oilBeach Boy by Regina Guarino, oil
Beach Boy by Regina Guarino, oilBeach Boy by Regina Guarino, oil
Beach Boy by Regina Guarino, oil
Beach Boy by Regina Guarino, oilBeach Boy by Regina Guarino, oil
Mystical by Steve Scanlon, digital photography
Round 'n Round by Michael Scherfen, watercolor
Holy Canoli! by Lee Jamison, Pastel
White Cosmos by Carole Rogers, oil
I'm Drawn In by Gail Sanderson, mixed media

Adult Artist Participation is now closed

We are pleased to present our Call to Artists for participation in our Canterbury Art Show... a Tapestry of the Arts, a premiere local exhibition and sale of artwork at St. Georges-by-the-River in Rumson, New Jersey. 
The show will be actively marketed and promoted to New Jersey's art community, along with our parish of over 400. 

This year, we have added a new segment to the show, Art-by-Teens featuring original non-juried art from teens ages 13 - 17 which will be on display and for sale during in a specially-designated area. Participation in the Non-Juried Art-by-Teens segment is limited to the first 30 received Artist Participation forms, with payment.

Artists over 18, may choose to submit original artwork for the Juried Gallery, the Non-Juried Treasures and the Non-Juried Portfolio Pieces. Signed prints from original artwork are allowed in the Portfolio category. 

Juried artwork awards will be presented at a Meet the Artists Reception on Thursday, September 1st for Best in Show, Award in Excellence and Honorable Mention. Participating adult artists will be our guests at this reception. Artists are not required to be present during show hours.

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Proceeds from the Canterbury Art Show will directly benefit St. George’s-by-the-River and its outreach programs. We are proud of the well-organized outreach programs that serve our community. St. George’s makes annual grants to over thirty local agencies including Lunch Break, Family Promise and HABcore, just to name a few. You can learn more about these programs on the Community Outreach page. You can also visit St. George's-by-the-River right now by clicking on the photo of the church at the top of this page.

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May 15th is the deadline for adult artists to register for the show and pay the entry fee(s). Since the art show is being held within our Church complex, the artwork display areas are limited. Therefore, we must limit the number of artists participating. 

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Review the Artist Prospectus, take a look at highlights from last year's show and then go to the Artist Participation Page to enter the show. There is an easy process for you to provide your contact information, pay entry fee(s) and submit your artwork electronically. 

Please share this website and the Artist Prospectus with other artists who may be interested in the Canterbury Art Show. 

Show, Sales and 
Reception Schedule

September 1
Meet the Artists Reception     7pm -  9pm  

September 2
Show and sales      10am - 6pm  

September 3
Show and sales      10am - 6pm  

September 4
                         Show and sales      12pm - 4pm 

Artists are not required to be present 
during show hours

Meet the Artists Reception, 
Preview and 
Presentation of Awards to Juried Artists

Thursday, September 1  7pm – 9pm

$40 in advance ($50 at the door)​

Juried and Non-Juried participating adult artists will be our guests at this reception.




Important Dates for Artists

May 15                         Adult Artist Participation is now closed

June 13                        Deadline for Teen Artist Participation

June 27                        Deadline for Submission of Juried artwork

Week of July 17           Artist notification of jury results by the end of the week 

​August 7                       Deadline for Submission of Non-Juried Artwork Forms

August 28 & 29            Artist drop-off of artwork

September 1                Meet the Artists Reception, Preview and Presentation of Awards

September 2,3,4          Canterbury Art Show ... A Tapestry of the Arts

September 6                Artist pick-up of unsold artwork