SchoolArts Magazine

OCT 2010

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Linoleum Block Print Contest 2011 Teachers! Here's an opportunity to increase your art budget and gain national recognition for your students. The contest is offered in three grade divisions: 4-6, 7-9, and 10-12. A total of 15 students will win art supplies for their schools and handsome walnut mounted plaques for themselves when their prints are chosen from thousands of entries. Homeschoolers are welcome. Win certificates for art supplies for your classroom! FIRST PLACE Grades 10-12, by "Jessica" from Suitland High School Forrestville, MD 1st $400 2nd $250 3rd $150 Plus two honorable mentions, $50 each. Total Prize Money - $2700! CONTEST RULES Entries must be postmarked no later than March 15, 2011. 1. Each student may submit more than one entry. (But please do not submit more than one entry per linoleum block.) 2. Entries will be accepted in any size, matted or unmatted, in any color or colors of ink. 3. Prints must be made from linoleum — Battleship Gray, Golden-Cut, or Wonder-Cut. No wood cuts, Flexicut, E-Z Cut, Soft-Kut or other types of prints will be accepted. 4. Contest will be judged by an impartial jury of professional artists. Decisions of the judges will be final. 5. Each entry should be submitted with the entry form or a duplicate taped to the back of the print. (Please, no paper clips.) 6. ENTRIES MUST BE POSTMARKED NO LATER THAN MARCH 15, 2011. 7. Winners will be notified by mail before April 30, 2011. 8. Prize certificates must be taken in the teacher's choice of art materials from Blick's catalog or website for use in the winner's art class. Details will be mutually agreed upon by the art teacher or administrator and Blick. 9. All prints will become the property of Blick upon receipt and will not be returned. (Suggestion: Have students pull at least two prints of equally good quality — one for us, one for you!) 10.International entries are eligible for prizes; however, international winners must pay the additional shipping charges, taxes and duties. GRAND PRIZE DRAWING! Every school that enters is eligible to win Blick's 906 Model II etching press in our Grand Prize Drawing. The winning school will be notified before April 30, 2011. � ENTRY FORM FIRST PLACE Grades 7-9, by "Caroline" from Art Experience Studio Torrence, CA FIRST PLACE Grades 4-6, by "Rachel" from Won Park Art Studio Duluth, GA (PLEASE PRINT CLEARLY) Artist's Name_______________________________________________________ Artist's Grade_______________________________________________________ Teacher's Name_____________________________________________________ School Name________________________________________________________ School Address______________________________________________________ City, State, Zip______________________________________________________ School Phone_______________________________________________________ Teacher's Email_____________________________________________________ All winners will be displayed online at www.artsonia.com The largest student art museum on the web! Mail entries to: ARTSONIA ATTN: LINOLEUM CONTEST DO NOT INTS 1350 TRI-STATE PARKWAY STE 106 END PR ! S K GURNEE, IL 60031 TO BLIC BLICK art materials PO Box 1267, Galesburg IL 61402-1267 800.447.8192 DickBlick.com Circle No. 130 on Reader's Service Card

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