Call to Artists: 2024 Arkansas State Quail & Turkey Stamp Art Competition

Artists nationwide* are encouraged to submit their work for the 2024 Arkansas State Quail & Turkey Stamp Art Competition. Historic Cane Hill is pleased to host this competition in partnership with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission and the Arkansas Game and Fish Foundation.

Artists can submit work in two different categories:

Northern bobwhite quail (Colinus virginianus) within its correct, Arkansas natural habitat

Eastern wild turkey (Meleagris gallopavo silvestris) within its correct Arkansas natural habitat

The grand prize winners in each category will receive $2,500 and see their work featured on the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s 2023 Quail and Turkey Stamps. First and second runners-up will each receive $500 and $250, respectively. Additional pieces will be accepted for an exhibition March 16 – April 27, 2024, at the Historic Cane Hill Gallery in Cane Hill, Arkansas.

The deadline to submit is 11:59 pm on Saturday, February 2, 2024. Participants can apply and submit artwork through our online show by following this link:

See the full call to artists with information about the competition here:

2024 Arkansas State Quail and Turkey Stamp Competition Prospectus

*Void in states where prohibited by law.

Event Calendar
Entry deadline: 11:59 p.m., Feb. 3, 2024
Artists’ notification of acceptance/declination: Feb. 16
Deadline to receive artwork at gallery: March 2
Artists’ reception/awards presentation: March 16
Exhibition opens to the public: March 16
Exhibition closes: April 27
Return of unsold artwork begins: April 27
Deadline to pick up artwork from gallery: May 11

For questions regarding the competition or how to enter, please email Lawrence McElroy at or call (479) 824-4455 ext. 2.