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Become A Featured Artist

About Featured Artists

Featured Artists, contains dedicated online galleries for each featured artist. Three works of the artist's choice are presented, including mediums worked in and an artist's statement. Images in these galleries can be enlarged by clicking on them. A link to the artist's website is built into the artist's dedicated page, and a unique URL is displayed. Payment of a one-time fee is required for inclusion in Featured Artists.

Become a Featured Artist

 Pay online through PayPal using the Buy Now button below

or by check made payable to Connecticut Women Artists, Inc.

Mail checks to CWA, Inc. c/o J. Leombruni 200 Broad Street Wethersfield, CT 06109

Featured Artist Gallery Listing Fee $25

Featured Artists Submissions Instructions

To appear in Featured Artists follow the instructions below and read the submission guidelines at the bottom of this page.

  • The fee for this service is $25.00. Payment may be made by check or by PayPal.  Payment information and methods appear directly above. Send your receipt for payment for this service via email to the Content Manager along with your content.

  • After payment is made, please email your images and artist statement to the Content Manager.

  •   Email a maximum of three images to the Content Manager. Size them to 300 PPI (pixels per inch)/1500 pixels on the shortest edge in JPEG file format.

  • Due to the large number of files we receive and must keep organized, JPEG files must be named exactly as follows with your name, image title and medium. (example: FirstName Lastname, Title, Medium.jpg). JPEG files must be named on the file attachment itself and not in your email.  Please get assistance with naming files if you need to. Watch the YouTube videos, Mac Bascis: How to Rename Your Files or How to Rename Files and Folders on a Mac or How to Rename a file in Windows 10 or How to Rename files on iPhone depending on the device you are using. Files that are not properly named will delay the building of your Featured Artist gallery page. No TIFF files will be accepted. Do not include watermarks on your images.

  • Attach your artist's statement to your email to the Content Manager in DOCX format, an Apple PAGES format (.pages extension for Windows users), in a PDF file, or in the body of your email. Up to three typed paragraphs of no more than five sentences each are acceptable for inclusion.

  • Read the Renee Phillips article, How to Write Your Artist's Statement, for useful guidelines.

  • Proofread all of your material before sending it. The Content Manager will do only minimal copy-editing for typographical and grammatical errors. 

  • Send your receipt for payment for this service via email to the Content Manager along with your content.

  • Use the heading: Featured Artists in the subject line of your email.

  • Updates will be made every month around the first Friday of the month. Files that are not properly named on the file attachment itself may delay the building of your page.

  • By submitting your artwork images for publication on the CWA website, you agree to CWA's use of your images throughout CWA's website on any page and for any length of time and understand that images may appear cropped from their original proportions.  If you no longer wish your name or images to be used on the website, it is your responsibility to contact the Content Manager.

  • Artists exhibiting in Featured Artists may request content update every three years from the date of submission.

Submission Guidelines

  • Only members in good standing are eligible for inclusion in Featured Artists.

  • The initial inclusion of new Featured Artists listings are updated once per month after payment is received for this service. By submitting your artist's statement for inclusion on the website, you agree to the copy-editing of your artist's statement for typographical and grammatical errors by the Content Manager.

  • New additions to Featured Artists are updated once per month after the Content Manager receives all content (artist's statement and three JPEGS). Artists exhibiting in Featured Artists may request content update every three years from the date of submission. 

  • Notify the Content Manager if your hyperlink/URL in Featured Artists needs updating. The Content Manager will update links once per month.

  • Any broken links from members' hyperlinks/URLs found in Featured Artists will be immediately disconnected, and the member notified in writing via email from the Content Manager to the member's email provided to the Membership Chair. A broken link or a dead link is a link on a web page that no longer works because the website is encountering one of several technical problems.

  • CWA reserves the right to refuse any artwork for suspected copyright infringement. Any accepted work that violates copyright will be withdrawn from the exhibition immediately.

Disclaimer

Artists who submit their artwork images for publication on the Connecticut Women Artists, Inc. website (the Service) agree to the use of their images and name throughout the Service on any page and for any length of time and understand that images may appear cropped from their original proportions. Artists who no longer wish their name or images to be used on the Service, bear the sole responsibility to contact the Content Manager. Connecticut Women Artists, Inc. assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions in the contents of the Service. Read the full Disclaimer on the Disclaimer page.