12 Images will be chosen from artwork submitted or postmarked before September 1st, 2017 to appear in our 2018 CPM Calendar and will be awarded prizes as listed below. Your winning piece and website link (if applicable) will also be displayed on our website and featured in the COLORED PENCIL Magazine.
RULES AND ELIGIBILITY:
• Online Image Submissions should be .jpg sent at 72 ppi, Minimum 10”- 20” Maximum width.
• Chosen entries will be required to provide a clear, high-quality, 300 ppi image for print.
• Artwork must be at least 80% colored pencil. (visit our faq link for definition)
• Entries per artist are not limited.
• Artwork may be cropped to fit our calendar format.
• All work must be original and created by the submitting artist with full copyrights to use reference photo.
• Entrants must be 18 years or older.
• Submissions must not contain nudity or violence and must be for acceptable for general audiences.
• Contest open to anyone in the world that meets these requirements.
Entries will be judged by artist Morgan Davidson – www.morgandavidsonart.com
STEP ONE: PAY FOR ENTRY
Include your information (Artist Name, Entry Name & Email) in the notes section of your PayPal payment.
Once payment has been made you will be redirected to the UPLOAD page or come back here for Step Two.
IMPORTANT! TO QUALIFY, FILES MUST . . .
• Include your full name and name of entry (example: JaneDoe_VaseOfFlowers.jpg)
• Be submitted as a JPEG/JPG under 2MB.
Artwork uploaded without payment or current subscription will be deleted!
8 Honorable Mentions
All entries are $10.00 each or 3 for $25.00 USD. Payment(s) may be made online or you may print out the entry form here to send a check, money order or credit card payment (credit card number & signature required). All returned checks are subject to a $20 return check fee. All credit cards will be charged upon receipt of entry form. All payments are non-refundable.
All winners will be notified by October 1st, 2017. Winners list will be announced on our website and in COLORED PENCIL Magazine
COPYRIGHT RELEASE AND LIMITED USE:
By entering my artwork, I hereby certify that I have read and understood the rules and eligibility for consideration in the COLORED PENCIL Magazine 2017 Art Competition, and that my submission is my own original work(s), and that I am the sole copyright owner. I attest that my entry/entries do not violate or infringe upon the copyright and/or trademark of any person or entity. I release COLORED PENCIL Magazine, Platte Productions LLC, and any other persons relating to such, from liability and waive any course of action, claims or cost in relation to any damage caused, whether intentional or unintentional.
As the original artist, I understand that I retain the full rights to my image and do not give or forfeit exclusive or additional permissions, releases, or rights for my image(s) to be sold or reproduced on any products such as t-shirts, mugs, prints, etc. without additional consent.