ArtsBuild Hosts Student Art Contest

Friday, May 16, 2014

Chattanooga-area students entering grades 9-12 are eligible to enter an art contest sponsored by ArtsBuild (formerly Allied Arts). The first-place winning artwork will be featured on promotional marketing materials for ArtsBuild's new event, Creative Juices: Breakfast on the Bridge to Support Arts Education.

All submitted artwork must be original and created by the student. Any 2-dimensional media will be accepted (pencil, watercolor, ink, photography, etc.). Artwork must include image(s) of the Walnut Street Bridge and be no larger than 9 x 12 inches.

The deadline for entries is Monday, June 16, at 5 p.m. 

The first-place winner’s artwork will be featured on the event’s marketing materials, and he or she will receive a $250 cash prize.

“Since Creative Juices is centered on raising funds for arts education, we really wanted to feature original student artwork prominently in the marketing materials for the event,” said Rodney Van Valkenburg, ArtsBuild’s director of grants and initiatives.

Creative Juices: Breakfast on the Bridge to Support Arts Education is a new event that will take place on Saturday, September 13 from 8 a.m. to noon on the Walnut Street Bridge. The event will raise money to support ArtsBuild's education programs and will include food, art activities, and entertainment.

For a complete list of rules and more information, please click here: https://origin.library.constantcontact.com/doc202/1101737881216/doc/78Lzn0YsSfJp5pZg.pdf.




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