The call has been put out for artists to enter into the Great Western Tiers Art Award for 2020.
It's an annual art exhibition open to residents of Meander Valley and members of the Launceston Art Society.
Works are focused on the Meander Valley and its theme for 2020 is 'close encounters'.
GWTAA has a non-acquisitive main prize of $1,000 and five additional award categories, with no commission on artwork sales.
Its aim is to inspire skills, confidence and friendship through art - encouraging novice and experienced exhibitors alike.
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The exhibition will run throughout March at the Deloraine Creative Studios.
GWTAA is an initiative of the Meander Valley Council in partnership with the LAS.
Applications close February 1 with works being required by February 25. Entry forms are available from www.artlas.org.au.
Further enquiries can be directed to Patrick Gambles on 6393 5334.