California Arts Council

State of California

Artist Call Detail

SquidInk Gallery Opening Show
For California artists

We are now accepting submissions for our June 2017 Show!

We are so excited to announce our very first online art gallery show and competition! We are inviting artists of all ages and experience for a chance to win one of our cash prizes and for the opportunity to showcase their work. The competition will be hosted on our website and will be up from June 5th through July 30th.


  • Grand Prize $100
  • Honorable Mention $50
  • Double Take $25

Entrance Price & Information

It is our goal to keep submission prices low in order to accommodate artists from all financial backgrounds. Each artist may submit up to 3 pieces for this event and we will be offering a price reduction for those who are submitting the maximum amount. Payments will be processed through our PayPal account which can be accessed on our webpage.

Single Submissions

  • $5.00 each 

Multiple Submissions Price Reduction

  • $12.00 for three entries

*Maintain a copy of your receipt or confirmation (you will be needing this for your submission).

Our Process

We will be accepting submissions from March 14th - May 20th and we will be sending acceptance letters through May 28th. Each submission will be reviewed by our team and you will receive an email confirmation for the status of each of your submissions. We will be judging entries based on Creativity, Technique and Vision. Winners will be announced June 28th and we will be sending our certificates and checks July 20th. If you are the winner of any of our cash prizes we will be contacting you for shipping information so keep an eye out. If you have any questions or concerns please don’t hesitate to contact us. 

Deadline: 05-20-2017
SquidInk Gallery
Antioch, CA

Contact: Sydnie Sherman
Phone: 925.238.3734

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