Charis Gallery


“Hands” is Charis Gallery’s first annual awarded exhibit.  You might envision acts of of serving, healing, creating, working, communicating… We encourage a wide variety of creative interpretation and look forward to seeing your original works! Details and Online Entry Form follow.
Cash awards will be presented at our Artists Reception. Feel free to submit any questions to

“ H  A  N  D  S”
May 21, 2017 – July 23, 2017
Exhibit Dates May 21, 2916 – July 23, 2017
Entry Deadline April 20, 2017 (Thu)
Response to Entrants By May 4 2017 (Thu)
Delivery of Accepted Works May 18, 2017 (Thu) 10-11 AM
Opening Reception & Presentation
of Awards
May 19, 2017 (Fri)  6:30-8 PM
Show Opens to the Public May 21, 2017 (Sun)
End of Show July 23, 2017 (Sun)
Pick up Art Work July 24, 2017 (Mon) 10-12 noon


Work(s) submitted must reflect the theme of the show.
Any medium will be considered.
Hanging works: no more than 3” deep, maximum size of 48 inches in any direction, including frame.
Free-standing works: no more than 14.5” wide by 27” high x 13” deep, for glass encasement.
A nonrefundable fee of $15 for up to three entries must accompany your entry form.

Pay online or by check.

ACCEPTED WORK(S) All accepted hanging pieces must be properly framed or presented on gallery-wrapped canvas with no exposed staples.
All accepted hanging pieces must have screw eyes installed on back, 2” from the top on both sides to facilitate proper presentation.
Also, hanging hardware and wire must be installed.
Substitutions are not allowed for accepted work. Art must remain until July 24, 2017 (Monday). Works that are sold will be marked as such.
Lisa Tuttle

Contemporary Artist Lisa Tuttle is the Public Art Program Administrator for Fulton County Arts and Culture. She is  represented by Sandler Hudson Gallery. Permanent installations of her work can be viewed at the Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, the Federal Reserve Bank, and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. (

Sandra L. Milton

Artist and gallery owner, Sandra Milton, is nothing less than an  icon in the conception, birth, and continuing evolution of the visual arts. She is designer and owner of SLM Studio and Gallery in Roswell and participates in projects, events, and bi-annual art walks. Milton’s ongoing passion is to bring a fresh approach to the visual arts by introducing diverse cultures and ideas. A deeply committed artist for over 30 years, Charis Gallery is pleased to endorse and welcome Sandra as our Awarding Judge. (

* Click HERE to complete your online entry, and to view payment options.