Sunday, February 1, 2009

Through 3/30: Teen Artists, Tualatin Needs You!

photo of teen artist with her art by Dayton Public Library
photo of a teen with her art
by the Dayton Public Library (OH)

photo of teen with artist by London Public Library
photo of Teen Annex Committee member with a local artist
, London Public Library (Ontario)
Tualatin Public Library needs a design for our 2009 Teen Summer Reading theme!

Create an original design, using the slogan “Express Yourself @ Your Library” for our 2009 Teen Summer Reading Event.

The winning design will be used for all Tualatin Teen Summer Reading materials, such as posters, forms & flyers. The winner will be awarded a $50 gift card to the store of choice.

Guidelines For Entries:
  • The slogan Express Yourself @ Your Library MUST be a part of the design.
  • Design must include artwork & slogan on 8.5 x 11 paper.
  • Designs must be the original work of the entrant.
  • Designs preferred in color. (Note: Please be sure that your media & colors are easily reproducible in both black & white and color on both paper and electronically.
  • Computer-generated images may be used, but all components must be completely original. You may NOT use any copyrighted images.
  • Limit 3 entries per contestant. Each entry must have a completed entry form (below) attached by paper clip.
  • Contest open to all students, grades 6-12.
  • All entries will become the property of the library and may be used for public display.
  • The library reserves the right to make modifications to art & text.
  • Entries will be judged by a panel of library staff and the Youth Advisory Council in early April.
  • Questions? Email or call Aimee Meuchel at or 503-691-3083.

All entries must be received at the staff desk in the teen room by Tuesday, March 31st, 2009.

The entry form is available on the Tualatin Public Library's website.

Tualatin Public Library is located at 18878 SW Martinazzi Ave.