If anyone is interested:
To Whom It May Concern:
We are setting up a new series for BBC 1 for amateur painters and I’d be very grateful if you could circulate this information to any of your members or suppliers that you think may be interested – I hope we might discover some hidden talents!
I’m attaching the info as a pdf and text below if you prefer.
Obviously we are trying to reach as many people as possible so you help is really appreciated.
BBC One is on the hunt for the best of Britain’s amateur artists for a new competitive arts series.
We're looking for amateur painters from all over the UK who have a passion for painting and drawing. If you are over 16 and like a creative challenge we want to hear from you.
Applicants must not be professional artists and will be expected to work in a variety of different figurative forms and media - from landscape, portraiture and still life, to watercolour, oil and charcoal.
To apply - please send your name, address, age, occupation and contact number, along with a recent photo, up to three images of your work, and a short paragraph about why you paint to:
Or by post to: Amateur Artist, MC5 A6, BBC Media Centre, Wood Lane, London, W12 7TQ
(Please DO NOT send originals as these cannot be returned to you)
Deadline is Sunday 23rd March
– but don’t wait until the closing date!
Terms and Conditions available at bbc.co.uk/arts