Friday, February 25, 2011

2011 Teen Summer Reading Artwork Contest Deadline Approaching

'Wall of Color' by David NegstadIf you're an amateur artist between the ages of 12 and 18, you could win a Powell’s Books gift card valued at $150

Beginning Monday, January 3, 2011, you can submit hard copies of up to two pieces of your original graphic artwork with the attached entry form to your local Washington County library. Entries will be accepted until close of business February 28, 2011.

What are the Awards?

If you or your parents or guardians have a valid Washington County library card, you'll be entered in the 2011 Teen Summer Reading Artwork Contest for the chance to win one of three prizes:
  • First Prize: Powell’s Books gift card valued at $150
  • Second Prize: $50 gift certificate for Art Media retail store
  • Honorable Mention: $25 gift certificate for Art Media retail store
What Types of Artwork Are Eligible?
  • Entries must be accompanied by a completed Contest Entry Form: 2011 Teen Art Contest Rules and Entry.pdf.
  • The slogan “You Are Here” must be a part of the design.
  • Design must include artwork & slogan on 8 1/2” X 11” paper.
  • Designs must be the original work of the entrant.
  • Designs should be in color. (Note: Please be sure that your media and colors are easily reproducible in black and white and in color on paper and in electronic environments.)
  • Computer-generated images may be used, but all components must be completely original. You may not use any copied images.
  • Limit two (2) entries per contestant.

Full details can be found on the entry form, or contact us.