Butte Creek Mill has an art contest open to those age 18 and older who have painted or taken a photograph of the mill and its surrounds during the last two years. The entry deadline is 5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 30. Entries are available along with more details at www.buttecreekmill.com under events.
Categories include en plein air, oil, acrylic, watercolor, colored pencil, graphite and charcoal, mixed media as well as photography. There is a $10 entry fee with a limit of two entries per artist.
Public viewing will begin Oct. 2 with an artist reception on Saturday, Oct. 10. Professional judging will be on Nov. 5, with awards given on Nov. 8.
Awards will include Best of Show, People’s Choice, and 1st, 2nd, 3rd. A minimum of 10 entries per category to qualify for an award or if there are not enough in a category, they will be combined into a similar alternate category.