Online Gallery Submission Form
Welcome to our Online Gallery submission page. Please make sure to read our guidelines and watch our video tutorial to help make your submissions.
Guidelines - Please Read
All Arts Council of Ladysmith & District (ACLD) members are eligible to contribute to online shows. Up to 3 works per person may be included per show. Please fill out the form below for each show you wish to apply to. Check back as new shows are added. Online shows will remain online for a period of 3 months.
Photo(s) should be 500 kb, 1500 to 2500 pixels wide
Photo(s) should be saved as a .JPEG
Please save the photo(s) as title_artistname_membernumber
The Ladysmith Waterfront Gallery respects the cultural rights of First Nations and asks that artists' work be culturally appropriate in its content.
Commission and Taxes
Please note the ACLD will retain a 40% commission on all sales. Sales will include 7% PST. If you are required to remit other taxes besides PST, that will be the responsibility of the artist. Should a member sell a piece privately, ACLD must be notified immediately so the image can be removed from the virtual gallery. Honour rules about commission to the gallery for private sales apply during the three-month term when the work is online.
Payment to Artists
Artist who have sold works are paid monthly, in the month following the sale. Payments to artists are made when accumulated sales reach $50 or more, or by the end of the calendar year. Payout cheques that are not picked up within 3 months will be considered a donation to the ACLD. If a cheque is picked up but has not been deposited within 6 months, the stale-dated cheque will not be reissued, and the amount will be considered a donation. If you lose your cheque, please contact the ACLD before the 6-month deadline to have it reissued.
The Arts Council of Ladysmith and District is required by the Government to issue T4A slips for all sales payouts to artists if the yearly total is $500 or greater. Social Insurance Numbers must be provided by artists if a T4A is required.
If you have any questions please email us at
May Multiples Show - April 27th Entry Deadline
June Social Commentary Show - June 1st Entry Deadline
July West Coast Show - June 29th Entry Deadline
August West Coast Animals Show - July 27th Entry Deadline
100 Day Challenge Participant Success Show - Submit by April 27th
Please fill out the form:
I confirm that all work submitted is original to me, from my imagination, Plein-air, from a photograph taken by me or with the permission from another photographer; I have not copied another artist's work.