Art Contest

 30th Annual Festival of the Bonfires

December 13 – 15, 2019 │ Lutcher Park │ 2545 Louisiana Ave. │ Lutcher, LA

LOUISIANA ASSOCIATION OF FAIRS AND FESTIVALS

2019 Art Poster Contest Rules

 

ARTWORK CRITERIA

Subject/title of poster shall be: “My Fair/Festival” Name. Location and date of event must also be on poster.

 

Any public, private or parochial school student may participate.

 

Posters will be judged within four categories:

Grades 1-3

Grades 4-6

Grades 7-9

Grades 10-12

 

Posters must be displayed on 14” x 22” white poster paper (1/2 sheet of standard poster paper).

-All artwork must be vertical. Horizontal posters will not be judged.

-All lettering must be free-hand. Do not use stencils.

-Medium used shall be: Crayon, Water Color, Acrylics, Felt-Tip Pen, or Oil. No      cut-outs or collages.

 

SUBMISSION

*Deadline: artwork must be brought to Festival of the Bonfires grounds by Saturday, December 14, 2019 between 9 am – 11am.

*Information card (5” x 7” index card) should be placed on the left top corner of the poster in such a way that it can be flipped over (front and back visible) and include the following: Name, Address, Telephone #, Parent Name, Category, Fair/Festival Name.

 

JUDGING

Posters will be judged on festival grounds on Saturday, December 14, 2019.

Points will be awarded according to the following: originality, theme, neatness, and spelling.

Information card must be present in order for artwork to be judged.

 

Awards:

Third Place, Second Place, and First Place per category

Best Overall (1 award, all categories included)

 

LAFF (Louisiana Association of Fairs and Festivals) contest eligibility

First, Second, and Third place winners of each category are eligible for state LAFF competition. [There is a limit of twelve (12) posters per fair/festival.]