Coast Arts Competition  2020 – WHAT’S UP?



The annual COAST Arts open art competition has become a festival favourite, inspiring diverse artists to create unique works for display, for sale and for fun! We welcome 2d and 3d works, by professionals or amateurs, in any visual medium – painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, textiles, collage or print.

The theme for the 2020 competition is WHAT’S UP? – think rooftops, skies, flight…


Competition entries will be exhibited in COAST Arts Festival Week: 23rd Oct – 1st Nov 2020. The entries will judged by two independent artists and the £100 cash prize will be awarded at a Closing Down Party. Visitors will be invited to vote for their favourite work and the Peoples’ Choice prize will be awarded at the end of the show too.


Complete the online form below and pay the £10 entry fee by Stripe or PayPal; or
download the Entry Form 2020 and send it with a £10 cheque, payable to COAST, to
Rosie Glasgow, 37 Alexandra Road, Sheringham NR26 8HU


No more than 2 entries per person.
Maximum size per 2d piece 2ft by 2ft (65cm x 65cm).
3d pieces no taller or longer than 50cm.
Entry fee £10.
For information please contact Jenny:


• The closing date for entries is 30th September 2020.
• Coast Arts will charge 10% commission on any sales from the exhibition
• Entrants are responsible for the delivery and collection of their work. Dates, times and venue will be advised prior to the Festival.
• All 2d works must be strung for hanging with a label on the back with details of the artist.
• All 3d works must be labelled with details of the artist.
• If you are submitting more than one work Coast Arts cannot guarantee that more than one will be exhibited if there is a large number of submissions.
• Coast Arts will not accept any liability for loss of or damage to your work.
• The winner agrees to the use of their name and photograph and will co-operate with any other reasonable requests by Coast Arts relating to any pre or post-winning publicity including social media.
• Data Protection: Please note that all application details and visuals will be stored in our database and used for processing applications and for printed/online publicity purposes. This information will not be given to any third party and will only be used by Coast Arts.
• The decision of the judges is final based on the criteria set out in the promotion and no correspondence will be entered into over this decision.


Name (as you would like it displayed in publicity)

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Entry 1
Selling Price
(bear in mind the 10% commission to Coast Arts)

Entry 2
Selling Price
(bear in mind the 10% commission to Coast Arts)

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