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Special Events
22nd Annual Friends of the Yellow Barn Members Show

Works by these artists will be in the show. If your name is not listed here, please pick up your work on Friday December 2, 2-6pm or Saturday December 3, 12-2pm.

Abramson, Cathy
Arons, Nancy
Ayres, Beth
Bachman, Ken
Baker, Matthew D.
Bier, Willem
Byrnes, Kathleen
Callanen, Ginny
Choquette, Patricia
Contrino, Samantha
Corwin, Rita S.
Davies, Julian
de Silva, Wendy
Dehejia, Mak
Dehejia, Ursula
Detrick, Jacqueline
Doolittle, Penelope
Egbert, Karen
Epstein, Karen Kuell
Feldman, Eliot
Ferrier, Jodi (Kolker)
Fuchs, Marilyn
Grosfeld, Joanie
Hahm, Michelle
Harper, Celia
Hay, Jean
He, Angela
Heginbotham, Jan
Hillel, Janet
Honda, Sandra
Howard, Jennifer
Jackson, Carolyn
Kaffee, Naomi J.
Kastrinakis, Mariana
Kelly, Ann
Kim, Nadine
King, Christianne
Kolansky, Ellen J.
Kraff, Leslie M.
Leibowitz, Pat
Lowenstein, Shelley
Mahaffie, Elise
Mandel, Barbara
Markowitz, Gail
Marston, Brett & Padmanabhan, Anita
McNall, Christine
Merkin, Karen
Morgan, Michele
Murphey, John
O'Connell, Quinn
Paolella, Denise
Paterson, Marybeth and Jim
Patterson, Helene
Perry, Glenn
Riccio, Marie
Rose, Ria
Roth, Louise
Salkind, Audrey
Schaefer, Ann*
Schlaifer, Larry
Shin, Jae
Sieg, Patrick
Siskind, Rona
Smith, Elizabeth
Soubbotina, Tatyana
Tanno, Ellie
Thon, Susan
Tolstoy, Alex
Tucker, Patricia
Turk, Joyce
Ullman, Sandra
Vorosmarti, Carol
Ward, Maureen
Watson, Geoffrey
Weiner, Diane
Weiss, Sheila
Weiss, Walter
Williams, Nancy
Yochum, Stacy
Zadaravec, Lis (Rodrigues)
Zeifang, Kathleen
Zhang, Jingyuan


Pre-registration deadline midnight November 29th
It is highly recommended that you pre-register your entry by November 29th to save time at our sign in desk. To pre-register, please e-mail Patti Hatleberg at paclw@verizon.net with the following information:
Artist Name
Phone #
E-mail Address

Please follow the rules listed below for your entry.


You must be a member of the Friends of the Yellow Barn to enter this show. Members should renew their membership ($35 for individuals, $60 dual, or $85 family) for 2017 before December 1st by PayPal or credit card (see below), or bring a check, cash or credit card with you on the 1st. Having your payment ready will help us register artwork more quickly. If you have questions about your membership status, please call Marybeth Paterson at 202.669.9798, or at ybfriends@comcast.net. New members are welcome, also!

Rules for submission of Artwork

Drop off is Thursday, December 1st from 4 to 8 PM

The Friends of the Yellow Barn invites you to submit one drawing or painting for our annual show and sale, Saturdays & Sundays, December 3, through 18, 2016.
Work is to be dropped off on Thursday, December 1st from 4 - 8 PM at the Yellow Barn Studio, 7300 MacArthur Blvd, Glen Echo, MD 20812.
For those artists who have pre-registered, there is a $10 entry fee payable here or at drop off. Please bring cash, check or credit card with you.

Pay your $10 entry fee here
Email address

For those artists who have not pre-registered, the entry fee will be $15.00. Again, please bring cash, check or credit card with you at drop off.
Size limit 4' x 4'. Weight limit of 15 lbs. (no digital media will be accepted including giclee’s)
All work must be framed to professional standard. Paintings will be accepted without a frame if they are gallery wrapped and painted on the sides. Matted work must be framed under glass or plastic.
Please include two 3" x 5 " cards with the following information: Name, Title, Medium, Price, Phone # and E-mail address and affix one card to the back of the artwork.
Yellow Barn instructors (current and former) are not eligible to enter this show.
All work must be wired for hanging.
All paintings must be for sale
Wet paintings will not be accepted.
Artwork should be work completed in the last year.
Artwork that has previously won an award in a Yellow Barn Show or other show is not eligible.
The Yellow Barn Gallery receives a 35% commission on any sales.
The Friends of the Yellow Barn will not be responsible for artwork left after December 18th. Work not selected for the show is to be picked up on Friday, December 2nd, 2-5 pm or Saturday, Dec. 3rd, 12 - 2 pm. Selected artwork is to be picked up on Sunday, Dec. 18th, 4 - 6 PM.

Parking / Logistics for Entries

Only a limited number of parking spaces are available in front of the studio for drop off. Please be careful when you pull in or out to drop off your work; drop off should be easier after 5 pm. Enter through the main lobby door only. Please check in to see if your membership is up to date at our Membership Table.
Please have cash, check or credit card payment ready for entry fee and any membership renewal.
Proceed to the Check in Table. Please have one 3" x 5" card ready to hand in. You will be asked certain information if it is not clear on your cards. Make sure your e-mail address is on your card. If you preregistered we need to check your info. Your painting or drawing will be accepted at the Check in Table.
Please do not enter the artwork holding area. Please follow the arrows for exiting the gallery. Please do not stop to see the work submitted. No entrants are allowed to enter the artwork holding area.
You will receive an information sheet upon leaving. It will remind you of when to pick up your work.
Please check our website www.yellowbarnstudio.com after 10:00 am on Friday, December 2nd to see if your work was juried into the show.


Please plan to join us Saturday, December 3rd, from 4-6 PM for our reception. Our awards ceremony will begin at 5 PM. This will be when our judge, Kristi-Anne Caisse, Assistant Director for the Katzen Museum at American University, will discuss her award choices.


Best of Show $500
2nd place, $250
3rd place, $100
5 Honorable Mentions of $50

Volunteers Needed

We need volunteers to help with receiving artwork on December 1st, hanging the show December 2nd, and returning unselected artwork to artists on December 2nd & 3rd, the reception on December 3rd, staffing the show on Saturdays and Sundays from December 3rd through December 18, and assisting with pickup of artwork on December 18. Please consider helping us in some way. Contact J. Jordan Bruns at jordan@jjbruns.com to let us know how you can help. Thanks!

You may join or renew your membership here

Membership Level
Name of Member(s)
Email address

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