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PPA Merited Class

Friday, November 15th - Barberton, Ohio

10am - 5pm

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Pre Con Workshop- Danica Barreau ~ Grove City, Ohio

Program Title: Introduction to PPA Print Competition


Speaker Bio

Danica Barreau is a PPA Master Artist and CPP with a studio in Grove City, OH. Specializing in pet photography and digital art, she is the 2019 Artist and 2019 Photographer of the Year for the state of Ohio as well as the ASP State Elite Award winner, 2019 PPA NorthEeast District Award first-place winner in the Animal and Creative Open categories, and a 2019 IPC Platinum and Silver medalist.


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Program Description

Join us as we walk through the world of PPA print competition! This class is for those who would like to enter as well as those who've entered a few times and have questions.

We will cover:

Why you should (or shouldn't) compete
Rules for PPA's District and IPC competitions
How to submit images for both affiliate and PPA competitions
The 12 Elements of Judging
Competition terminology (loans, seals, merits, challenge, etc)
Who are the jurors and why are they qualified

We will look at some sample images and discuss what the jurors are looking for and how to develop a stronger image for print competition.

Program Level: Beginner