Paint brush or camera lens: artists will be out and about capturing the soul and character of Onancock. Will they be on the corner of Market and North? or tucked in by the Town Wharf? 

Plein Air Painting and Photography Days       October 

Painting and photography begin on Tuesday, October 4 and artists deliver their work by 11 am on Friday, October 7th to the Red Queen Gallery. All work must be dry, framed, on wire, and ready for hanging.

Artist Exhibit and Sale Reception                          October 

PAINT ONANCOCK exhibit and sale of works will be held at the Red Queen Gallery, 57 Market Street, the evening of October 7th from 5-8 pm. There is a 40% commission collected on works sold. 

Cash Prizes

PAINT ONANCOCK awards cash prizes for both painting and photography. Visitors may vote for their personal favorite until 7:30 pm.

Awarded by the Judge both in Painting and Photography
First Prize $100  
Second Prize $75
Third Prize $50
Honorable Mention $25

Awarded by the Public

People's Choice $100

How to Enter

The entry fee is $40  by October 2nd. You may register online, or get an entry form from the Red Queen Gallery. Please call 757-787-4040 or email