Awards + Raffle + Registration

Purchase Awards

Purchase awards are simply a pre-paid painting sale award.  The winning paintings are chosen by the person or persons who put up the funds for the purchase. There are three categories for purchase awards $1,000, $1,500 and $2,000 (See First Place Purchase Award below) with 3 awards in each category. Artists have the opportunity to place one of their 3 paintings in each category (one painting per category). All purchase awards are subject to a 25% commission to HPA. Each Purchase award category is $5 to enter.

First Place Purchase Award

First Place Purchase award is chosen from the $2000 Category and will be awarded a $1000 bonus for a total award of $3000. Sponsored by Zions Bank.

Main Event Awards

First, Second and Third place awards as well as Honorable Mention and Nocturne awards will be selected by Juror Michael Workman. These awards will be chosen from all paintings in the overall event including  purchase award winners. Prizes to be determined.

Peoples Choice Award

This award will be voted upon by visitors to Helper Plein Air, prize to be determined.


Each artist will receive a raffle ticket upon registration, raffle will be held in front of the gallery at 5:30pm on Friday, must be present to win.

Golden Ticket Awards

Five artists will be awarded the "Golden Ticket" which is an invitation to show their work at Adams Fine Arts for one full year based on the overall quality of the work as judged by a panel of their peers.


Registration entry fee is $20 for participation in Main Event and Nocturnes.

additional opportunities include:

Entry into a purchase award category (up to 3 entries) $5 per entry.

Entry into "Golden Ticket" category $10

All in One Registration $45

far and away the best value includes entry into all events and awards plus a bonus gift

The Artists Satchel, total value $104!!!