Attention all aqua artists! Our December featured artist James Gurney is holding a water-based art contest! Draw or paint your best kitchen scene and be entered to win products from James Gurney, Pentalic and M. Graham!

Follow the guidelines below to enter.

• Paint a scene in a commercial kitchen or private kitchen, but it must be painted mostly or entirely on location.
• You can focus on ingredients, the appliances, the tools, the dirty dishes, or the chef or the cook, but try to capture some of the overall ambiance. If you want, it’s OK to finish it up with photo reference.
• Your scene must be made with watercolor, gouache, pen, ink or watercolor pencils.
• The palette of colors should include no more than four colors plus white. Along with your entry, please list the pigments you used.

Five Finalists will each receive
(1)”Department of Art” patch
(1) Free Gurney Tutorial Download
(1) 5”x8” Aqua Journal.

The Grand Prize winner will receive:
(1) “Department of Art” Patch
(1) Free Gurney Tutorial Download
(1) 7”x10” Aqua Journal
(1) 5”x8” Aqua Journal
(1) Connoisseur Travel Brush
(1) Watercolor Pencils
(3) M. Graham Gouache Paints

Entry Rules:
Follow @pentalicart on Instagram and Pentalic on Facebook
• Upload one entry to James Gurney’s Facebook Event page “Paint a Kitchen Interior Challenge” by December 20th, 2018, using the hashtag #paintakitcheninteriorchallenge .
• Include a photo of your easel with your watercolor journal in the kitchen where you painted it in your entry.
• Winners will be announced on Instagram and Facebook, on James Gurney’s blog GurneyJourney on December 22.