Farmer & Frenchman Winery- Exhibit & Label Competition

Henderson welcomes new wineries! The Farmer &Frenchman Winery welcomes you! Artists are invited to participate in the Farmer&Frenchman Winery Exhibit and Label Competition.(Dates and a schedule are below)  Directions are provided online at the OVAL web site www.ohiovalleyart.org and below. Express your self through art; create a masterpiece. Farmer&Frenchman Winery are searching for a unique label that shows off one of Henderson’s finest attractions, their winery. You could be the winner and have your masterpiece shared with others. Artists are welcomed to take sketches or reference pictures of the farm and barn. Farmer& Frenchman Winery encourages artists to use their imagination; the sky is the limit.

Artists are asked to sign-in as proof that they were present at the property and to be eligible to enter in the competition. The schedule can be found below.

Schedule

Tues., August 25 – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Sun., August  30 –  3 p.m. to  7 p.m.
Wed.  September 2 – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Sat.,  September 12  – 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Sun. September 13– 4p.m. to 7 p.m.
Sat. September 19-4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Additional Information & Dates to Remember

Entry Fee: OVAL 2015/16 ~ Members $20 ~ non-member $30 per entry (2entires per artist)
Friday, November 13 – Delivery of artworks for display  ~  noon & 2 p.m.
Saturday, November 14 – 2 to 4 p.m. ~ Opening reception and awards presentation

Artworks will be taken down after the exhibit at 4:00 p.m. and cannot be removed prior to 4:00 p.m.

If being able to paint/sketch beautiful scenery wasn’t enough, there are  awards too.

Awards

  • Farmer & Frenchman Wine Label Award ~ $400
  • J. R. Triplett, Sr. Memorial Award ~ $250
  • OVAL Award ~ $100
  • Wine Maker Award ~ $75
  • 4 Merit Awards ~ $25 each

DIRECTIONS TO FARMER AND FRENCHMAN
GPS or Google will not give you correct information

Please use these directions

From Evansville 41 Bridge (~23 minutes)
Continue on HWY 41 south which becomes Pennyrile parkway south
Take exit 76 (Morganfield HWY 425) to stoplight
At stoplight turn LEFT onto US HWY 41 SOUTH
Travel 4 miles to Farmer and Frenchman on the LEFT
Sign will be there next black mailbox on left

From Ownesboro (~30 minutes)
Audubon Parkway west to EXIT 1 B (Morganfield, Madisonville)
Pennyrile Parkway South to EXIT 76 morganfield hwy 425) to stoplight
At stoplight turn LEFT onto US HWY 41 SOUTH
Travel 4 miles to Farmer and Frenchman on the LEFT
Sign will be there next black mailbox on left

from Madisonville (~25 minutes)
Travelling north on Pennyrile pkwy
EXIT 68 Niagra/Robards
Turn RIGHT on Hwy 41
Travel 3.4 miles on HWY 41 to Farmer and Frenchman, on RIGHT
Sign will be there next to black mailbox on right
For questions on directions please call or text 270-748-1856

Take part of the art and you won’t regret being a part of Farmer & Frenchman Winery’s Exhibit and Label Contest.