Self-Portraiture in the Visions of Self Show

The 3rd Annual Visions of Self is now open for submissions until January 31st, 2023. Works can include self-portraiture, your environment, emotions, world, or state of being. The show accepts work in all media, including visual art, textiles, sculpture, and video.

The exhibition is online beginning March 1st to coincide with Women’s History Month. YSA members who are accepted into the show are invited to participate in the physical exhibition at Metta Yosemite in Oakhurst, California from March 1st through April 30th, 2023.


Best of Show: $200 + Ribbon
1st Place: $100 + Ribbon
2nd Place: $50 + Ribbon
3rd Place: $25 + Ribbon
Honorable Mention(s): Ribbon


Multimedia artist Carolynne Gamble & art photographer Nancy Robbins.

Carolynne Gamble  is a multimedia artist with an MFA from San Francisco State University. Carolynne believes that all creativity is valid and worthy, especially when it expresses yourself! She is honored to review these relevant works of art. She is a member of Napa Valley Art Association, California Arts Council, YSA: Yosemite Sierra Artists, and Solano-Napa Small Business Development Center. Carolynne lived in Napa Valley for 40 years and had many exhibits in NV. She is published in American Artwork Curated Online Gallery 2018 to 2023 and participated in Visions of Self Exhibit online in 2022.

Nancy Robbins is an artist with over 25 years’ experience in commercial, illustrative, portrait, wedding, fine art, and nature and landscape photography. Moving from San Diego to Wawona in 2004, she has established herself as one of the premiere fine art Yosemite photographers in the area.  She is co-owner of Firefall Gallery, a fine art gallery located in Oakhurst, California near Yosemite National Park, opened in 2018.


12/1/2022-1/31/2023 Call for Entry Open – Click to Submit

$5 discount if YSA Member (write us for discount code)

2/10/2023 Artists notified re: acceptance

3/1/2023 Online show goes live.
Live show opens at for local YSA artists.