Fall Foliage



OCT 15- DEC 15, 2020


NOV 14 - DEC 15, 2020

The 2020 SWA Fall Show will be a virtual show featured on our website and a physical exhibition featuring selected 100 works at The Cave. It is a professionally judged show and sale with a wide variety of art media and disciplines. This fall we have over $1750 in cash prizes! Sharon Svec serves as judge for this exhibition, learn more about Sharon here.


August 23

Registration Opens


September 20

Registration Closes, (or when 200 pieces are received)


September 30

Last day to pay registration fee


October 15

Virtual show opens!


November 4

11am - 3pm

Deliver selected works to The Cave


November 14

Show at The Cave opens!

Tuesday, December 15

Show closes


December 16

Art pickup from The Cave


  • Members: $20 first entry and $5 each additional work (up to 3 pieces)  

  • Non-members: $30 first entry and $10 each additional work (up to 3 pieces)

  • Non members can join as they register for the show for a $20 prorated 2020 fee that will give an active membership through Dec 31, 2020.


  • Accepted art will be unique, original art that is primarily aesthetic in its intent and purpose. No work copied from old masters or from copyrighted or published materials without permission. No work produced in step by step instruction classes. No reproductions except for digital copies submitted for virtual display.

  • Art must not have been previously judged in an SWA Show.

  • Show managers reserve the right to determine whether art meets the criteria.

  • Art will be separated by medium/category for viewing.

Registration / Entry

  • Registration closes Sept. 20, or when 200 pieces are received.

  • Registration fee will be invoiced via Paypal. Payment is due upon receipt. All registrations not paid by Sept. 30 will be void.

  • Judge Sharon Svec will jury the entries in the virtual show and select 100 pieces to be exhibited in The Cave Gallery in Vancouver from Nov.14th to Dec.15th. Artists whose pieces are selected must drop them off at The Cave on Nov. 4th between 11 am and 3 pm. Artwork must be labeled on the back with the artists’ name, title, medium, price and be appropriately wired and ready to hang. Any questions, contact SWA at info@swavancouver.com.


Art will not be separated by category for judging.

  1. Oil

  2. Acrylic 

  3. Mixed Media

  4. Pastels

  5. Watercolor

  6. Photography

  7. Digital Art

  8. Pen&ink, graphite, charcoal, colored pencils

  9. 3D


By registering for this show, the artist grants SWA the exclusive right to sell their work(s) consigned for the Open Virtual Fall Show during the show period Oct 15 through Dec 15, 2020, unless the work is marked “Not for Sale”. The artist is re- sponsible for delivery of sold art. Curbside pickup in the Vancouver WA area will be arranged by the artist with the buyer. Should shipping be required the artist is responsible for packing and shipping the art and obtaining reimbursement (if de- sired) from the buyer. A receipt for curbside pickup or shipment will be provided by the artist to SWA. SWA will retain 50% of the sale price and the artist will be paid 50% of the sale amount within 30 days of SWA receiving proof of delivery. SWA will pay WA sales tax.SWA can assist the artist in billing the buyer if they get a packing and shipping quote and request assistance to treasurer@swavancouver.com