Watercolor Competition Inspired by J.M.W. Turner

Thank you for your submissions!

Our jurors are carefully selecting their top 3 finalists in both the adults and childrens’ (12 and younger) category and finalists will be announced on November 25. Finalists will have their artwork exhibited in the Museum’s Thompson Exhibition Building, just a few feet away from the master himself, J.M.W. Turner.watercolor competition

Those who submitted a watercolor painting but were not chosen as finalists will be entered into a raffle to win a signed copy of the newly published book Conversations with Turner: The Watercolors, edited by Nicholas Bell, senior vice president for Curatorial Affairs at Mystic Seaport Museum. The winner of raffle will be announced and notified between now and November 25th.

Jurors’ top 3 finalists will be voted on by the public from November 25, up until Monday, December 9. Each individual will be able to vote once a day for the duration of the voting period. Check back here on November 25 at 12 PM to start your voting.

Top prize in both the adults and childrens’ category receives a $100 gift certificate to Finer Line Gallery as well as a free family membership to the Museum.