Religious Fine Art Show

The Abbey Events Complex

2951 E. Hwy 50, Cañon City, CO 81212


The Abbey Events Complex in Cañon City announces a call to artists for the Sixth Annual Religious Fine Art Show opening August 3rd, 2015. We are seeking works in a wide range of media and genres, that are religious, (all religions accepted), inspirational or Abbey related in some way. All mediums will be accepted including but not limited to oil, watercolor, pastel, chalk/pencil, printmaking, sculpture, photography, digital art, mixed media, illustrations, fiber art, etc. We’re looking for both quality and creativity. Large art pieces are welcome. Professionals as well as artists of all ages are encouraged to enter. We also feature a Children’s Exhibit for children ages 14 & under. Each child is limited to one art piece, $5.00 entry fee.

The Entry fee is $30.00 per Artist for the first three pieces; any additional pieces are $3.00 each.  Entry fee includes one ticket to the artist reception. There is No Limit on the number of pieces you may enter. Registration and delivery of art pieces may be received anytime during regular business hours beginning July 1 but no later than Wednesday July 29th. Pieces may be delivered to The Abbey at 2951 E. Hwy. 50, Cañon City.

The art show will be open August 3rd through September 27th, 2015 from 9 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday and 10 am to 3 pm Saturdays in The Abbey Monastery. Admission to the art show is free. An artist reception will be held Friday, September 18th  rom 5 pm to 7pm, tickets to the Artist Reception are $10 each. A “People’s Choice” award will be given in the adult category and children’s category at the artist reception.

For additional information please contact Brenda McKay or Patti Jo Wagner at 719-275-8631 or email