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What You Need to Know to Make the Most of Your DallasArtsRevue Membership
How to Join DallasArtsRevue:
The Easy Way
Kathy Boortz Squawk! (detail with nut) 2010 pliers, pipe, sculpted metal, paint
Mail a check for $100 payable to J R Compton to:
J R Compton
914 Grandview Avenue
Dallas, TX 75223
Include your email address on the check.
you want a member page that shows images of your work and information
about you, please include a Universal Format CD with 6 JPEG images of your best
work, each 1 meg or more. After each year of membership, you get to add one additional
Name the CD with Your Name.
Name each image file with Your
Name-Title of Art
Liz London Composition in His Mind 2009
In a text file (saved as text-only) or preferably in the text of an email include
Your Name, Address, Phone Number and Email address
Captions for each image:
Your Name Title of Piece Year medium Size in Inches
Sample: Liz London Composition in His Mind 2009 mixed media collage 50 x 38 inches
Don't worry about the spacing, it won't transfer anyway.
Information About You
Email Address, Artist Statement, Biography, Resume, your Personal/Professional Website, etc.
See samples on Artist's Current Pages.
Send Anna the Information About You in the text of an email.
J R will contact you when your page is done.
Proofread your page right away, then email J R your approval or corrections.
If you say you are an artist, that's good enough. There is no acceptance process. If we take your money, you are a member.
If you do not have images to put on a CD and would like to have J R photograph your work quickly and easily, without charge, Email J R to make an appointment. That appointment will likely be in the early afternoon on a non-Monday week day, although some weekend days are possible.
It's a great opportunity to let J R find out who you are and photograph your work and your studio.
Silvia Thornton 26 Padron 2009 encaustic and mixed media 7 x 11 inches
You are encouraged to update your images every 6 months or a year.
When you renew your membership ($75) by the end of your year, you may add one new image to your page each time.
Anna will send you a renewal notice. All memberships expire at the end of the month. Check the Members' Index on the Member's Index page for your through date.
Ray-Mel Cornelius October Pass 2009 acrylic on canvas 30 x 40 inches
Whenever you exhibit your work, do a demonstration, judge or curate something, participate in a show, art fair, sale or get interviewed on radio/TV or in a newspaper, let us know at least two weeks before the event, so we can list your event in the Calendar in the Community Section and link your page.
See instructions in the Pink Box (on the Calendar page). Include an image (JPEG) of your best work in that show, and we may illustrate your calendar listing with it.
You should also add a link to your member page into the signature at the bottom of every email you send out.
For way more detailed information about this process, see our other How to Join page. Then be grateful you can return to this much more simple version.
J R Compton
Jerry Dodd For Dinsmoor 2006 welded, painted steel 41 x 40 x 18 inches
since November 14 2010since July 9 2011