The Redlands Art Association, sponsors of the 51st annual Multi Media Mini Show at the association’s Gallery & Art Center, encourages artists of fine arts to enter the show. Cash and gift awards will be offered as well as pledges to purchase the art exhibited.

The show is slated for Feb 20 to March 13. Any artist residing in California or a member of the Redlands Art Association may submit up to three recent pieces of work of their original design. Unique in Southern California, this show accepts work that includes fine arts of any kind: paintings, ceramics, glass, wood, metal, digital art, photography, etc., hence the Multi Media part of the show. The size is what qualifies artworks for the Mini part of the show.

They must be 14½" or less on any side, including frame or base. Entry is in person from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 16, at the gallery at 215 E. State St, downtown Redlands. Entry forms can be picked up at the gallery or downloaded from Click on “Join RAA,” click on “Members Forms” and click on MMM prospectus.

Type right into the form and print it out. They will also be available at the gallery on take-in day. Submitted art must be for sale. The association retains a 30 percent commission The juror, Jennifer Frias, a noted installation artist and director of the Begovich Gallery at California State University, Fullerton, will select the art that will be exhibited.

“It’s a real thrill to have your art chosen for the exhibit, “ said Sandy Davies, coordinator of the MMM show, “but even if it isn’t chosen, just entering the show is a great experience.”

Friends and family are invited to attend the opening reception at 5 p.m. Friday, Feb 21. The artist’s awards reception will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23, at the gallery.

Redlands Art Association, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the promotion of the visual arts through education and example.