Poseidon’s Ball Photography Contest and Christmas MerBallet

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The Avilion MerBallet Company is excited to perform for The 8th Annual Poseidon’s Ball on Saturday December 3rd on Avilion Nexus from 3pm to 5.30pm.

And, in honor of  Poseidon’s Ball, Avilion’s Providence Gallery and the Avilion Merrow are hosting a special photo contest.

This contest is an UNDERWATER photography contest.  You can submit one photo which depicts you or another person as a mer or wearing a diving suit or diving helmet in an underwater stetting.  There is an entire mer area in Avilion for you to explore and use for your photos.

ALL ENTRIES ARE DUE by Thursday, December 1st.

RULES:
Each artist must submit ONE full perm photo in SL to Veruca Tammas or
Upload a photo to the Flickr group created specifically for this event
https://www.flickr.com/groups/3014396@N23/

You may submit only ONE entry..  If you submit more than one entry you will be contacted and you will have to choose which one is to be deleted from the contest.

No nudity
Entries MAY be altered via Photoshop, Gimp, or using any other graphics software
All photos MUST be your original work

PRIZES:
1st Place – Trophy from Steel Souls, a L$1,000 gift card from Zuri Jewelery and a L$500 gift card from Albino Peacock

2nd Place – Trophy and gift worth L$500 from Steel Souls a L$250 gift card from Albino Peacock and a L$200 gift from Mermaid Treasure Boutique

3rd Place –  Trophy from Steel Souls a L$500 gift card from Poet’s Heart and L$100 gift card from Albino Peacock

WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED AT THE 8th ANNUAL POSEIDON’S BALL on Saturday, December 3rd 3-5:30 pm

Thank you to our sponsors below.  See you there!

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Avilion Harvest Arts Festival Begins!

The Avilion Harvest Arts Festival

Friday Sept 16 t0 Sunday Sept 18

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Read more about it here: Second Life Destinations

Here is your landmark. Medieval dresscode applies.

 

Providence Gallery Fall Contest

Avilion’s Providence Gallery is holding a FALL CONTEST just in time for Harvest Festival
We’re looking for your photos to display in the gallery for September and October.

I encourage all of you to enter – DON’T BE SHY!!!!

The theme for this contest is Fall/Harvest

RULES:
Each artist must submit a FULL PERM photo in SL to Veruca Tammas or
Upload a photo to the Flickr group created specifically for this event
https://www.flickr.com/groups/2933224@N25/

You may submit more than one entry but a maximum of 3 submissions
No nudity
No profile photos
Entries MAY be altered via Photoshop, Gimp, or using any other graphics software
All photos MUST be your original work

PRIZES:
1st Place – $3,000L
2nd Place – $2,000L
3rd Place – $1,000L

JUDGING
Judges will be independent of the contest and cannot enter this contest
Judges will judge your photos on the following criteria:
Creativity
Originality
Technique
Incorporation of the theme in your photos
The photos will be on display in the Providence Gallery for the judging. Artists names will not be added to the nameplates until the judging is complete.

Deadlines:
You have until midnight September 1 SLT to upload or send your photos. Winners will be announced via THE CHRONICLE. All winners will be contacted in Second Life.

ALL ENTRIES WILL BE ON DISPLAY in the Providence Gallery during September and October

If you have any questions please contact Veruca (Vee) Tammas or Dawnbeam Dreamscape.

GOOD LUCK!
Veruca (Vee) Tammas

Avilion’s Providence Gallery Summer Contest!

Avilion’s Providence Gallery is holding a SUMMER CONTEST
We’re looking for your photos to display in the gallery for July and August.

The theme for this contest is SUMMER

RULES:
Each artist must submit a full perm photo in SL to Veruca Tammas or
Upload a photo to the Flickr group created specifically for this event
https://www.flickr.com/groups/2986749@N22/

  1. You may submit more than one entry but a maximum of 3 submissions
  2. No nudity
  3. No profile photos
  4. Entries MAY be altered via Photoshop, Gimp, or using any other graphics software
  5. All photos MUST be your original work

PRIZES:
1st Place – $3,000L
2nd Place – $2,000L
3rd Place – $1,000L

JUDGING:
Judges will be independent of the contest and cannot enter this contest
Judges will judge your photos on the following criteria:
Creativity
Originality
Technique
Incorporation of the theme in your photos
The photos will be on display in the Providence Gallery for the judging. Artists names will not be added to the nameplates until the judging is complete.

DEADLINES:
You have until July 4 to upload or send your photos. Winners will be announced via THE AVILION CHRONICLE. All winners will be contacted in Second Life.

ALL ENTRIES WILL BE ON DISPLAY in the Providence Gallery during July and August.

If you have any questions please contact Veruca (Vee) Tammas or Dawnbeam Dreamscape.

GOOD LUCK!
Veruca (Vee) Tammas