Artists Rest Workshop Open Submission Competition 2017




The Artists Rest Workshop is proud to present our Open Submission Competition 2017.

Open to all Artists to submit two dimensional works in their chosen media (Oil, Watercolour, Pastel, Charcoal, pencil etc.)

Artists may submit a maximum of three works for consideration at a cost of €8 per work.

Successful Artists will take park in an exhibition from the 21st – 23rd April 2017 at Skerries Rugby Club, Co. Dublin.

A three Member Judging panel, independent of the Artists Rest Workshop, will select 1st, 2nd, 3rd and a new added 4th place prize winners. The prizes are €600, €300, €200 and €100 respectively.

Prizes will be awarded at the formal opening night on the 21st April at 7.30pm.

Artists original work is the preferred option for entry. If you are painting from an image you must own the rights to the image.

Details of how to enter online and terms and conditions are here.

How To Enter Online 2017

Online application form can be accessed here:

Online Application Form 2017

The form can be filled in and submitted online. Attach your digital images and Artists Statement or CV before sending.


Payment for submissions can be made by PayPal using the email address (€8 per submission)

Payment can also be sent separately by post to Artists Rest, Old Coach road, Courtlough, Balbriggan, Co. Dublin, for the attention of Martin Hughes. Cheque or postal order only, made payable to Artists Rest Workshop.


Postal application form and full terms of entry  can be downloaded here.

Postal Application Form 2017

Closing date for receipt of submissions and payment will be 5pm on Friday, 7th April 2017.


Looking forward to seeing you all at the Exhibition!