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Teen Art Contest

art contest

Theme: Fan Art! Create art inspired by your favorite story.

What:  Your original two-dimensional artwork including drawings, paintings, digital illustration, or photography, inspired by your favorite story.  2014 Teen Drawing Contest

*All submissions must be accompanied by this completed and signed entry form. You may print the form, or complete and sign it electronicallySubmitted artwork will be returned only if the contact information on the entry form is correct.

When: Artwork must be submitted no later than October 31

Where: 

  • A hard copy of your entry no larger than 11”x17” can be mailed to:

          Teen Art Contest/TeenSpot
          Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton Co.
          800 Vine Street
          Cincinnati, OH 45202

  • Hand delivered to any Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County location.

2010 Drawing Contest winner

Prizes:  

  • First, second and third place winners, along with twelve honorable mention winners, will be selected from groups of ages 12-14 and ages 15-18.
  • All winners in both age categories will receive a scholarship for a free Community Education class at the Art Academy of Cincinnati.
  • First, second and third place winners will receive a gift card from Chipotle Mexican Grill, an award ribbon, and certificate.
  • Honorable mention winners will receive a certificate of award.

Programs

Make your submission the best it can be by attending one or more of these special programs. Led by an instructor from the Art Academy of Cincinnati or the Cincinnati Art Museum, you’ll learn more about cartoon art or character development, and various art styles. Registration is suggested.

Create! with CAM
Join the Cincinnati Art Museum for an inspirational hands-on workshop. Learn about a variety of media and artistic styles through exploration of the museum’s collection.

Clifton 
Tuesday, October 10 @ 4:00 PM 

Green Township 
Saturday, October 14 @ 2:00 PM

Symmes Township 
Tuesday, October 19 @ 7:00 PM

Create! Cartoon and Comic Art 
Join an instructor from the Art Academy of Cincinnati to learn how to create your own cartoon and comic art. Use your new skills to create Fan Art inspired by your favorite story, and enter the library’s Teen Art Contest (October 1-31). For ages 12-18.

West End 
Tuesday, October 17 @ 4:00 PM 

Price Hill 
Tuesday, October 19 @ 4:00 PM

Create! Character Development Through Art 
Join an instructor from the Art Academy of Cincinnati to learn how to create amazing characters. Use your new skills to create Fan Art inspired by your favorite story, and enter the library’s Teen Art Contest (October 1-31). For ages 12-18.

Main Library - TeenSpot
Monday, October 23 @ 4:00 PM

College Hill 
Tuesday, October 24 @ 3:30 PM

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