Calling all painters

Calling all painters
PAINTING COMPETITION: November 6 in Cuevas del Almanzora Photo credit: Cuevas del Almanzora town hall

THE first edition of the Open-Air Fast Painting Competition takes place in Cuevas del Almanzora on Saturday, November 6.

Organised by the town hall and the Fundacion Antonio Manuel Campoy, the competition is open to everybody over the age of 14.

Any technique may be used although the pictures must illustrate some feature of Cuevas del Almanzora and be produced in situ.


There will be first, second and third prizes of €1,000, €600 and €400 respectively, with a €200 honourable mention for the best picture from a local artist.

All pictures will be displayed on the day of the competition at the Antonio Manuel Campoy museum.

It is necessary to register beforehand with an email to [email protected] (A la Atencion del Museo Antonio Manuel Campoy) or in person at Plaza de la Libertad, Cuevas del Almanzora.

For more information, ring 950 458 063.

Linda came to Spain to live when she was 24, just over 52 years ago, and her husband is Spanish. She began writing for English-language local newspapers in the mid-1970s and hasn’t stopped since! She leads a Spanish life, which she believes is vital when conveying the news to English-speaking residents, and along the way she produced two editions of Expand Your Spanish, helping English-speakers to enlarge their knowledge of the language. She was excited to be in at the birth of the Euro Weekly News in 1999 and is still passionately writing for the paper 22 years later.


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