Postcard Art Show and Contest!

Postcard Art Show

Fire up your glue-gun! Thread your needle! Sharpen your pencils!

We want your artistic interpretation of: Postcards from the Edge of the World

You are invited to submit your work for this everybody- welcome event as part of BC Arts and Culture Week.

The collection of submitted work will be displayed at the Ice House Gallery for the entire month of April, with a reception to be held on April 24th.

Viewers’ Choice award: $ 50 gift certificate to McLean & Rudderham or Fishskin Fabrics (winner’s choice).

Rules and the fine print:

  1. Submitted pieces must be 4 inches tall by 6 inches wide, and no thicker than ¼ inch.
  2. At least 70 % of the materials used in the postcard must be recycled or repurposed.
  3. All mediums welcome: painting, drawing, fiber arts, collage, photography, mixed media…Surprise us!
  4. Thinner postcards will be framed for display. If you are submitting a fabric postcard, please sew a sleeve at the back for hanging. Thicker, heavier pieces must have a suitable hook.
  5. Mail your postcard to: Prince Rupert Community Arts Council, Box 341, Prince Rupert, BC, V8J 3P9

no later than March 25th 2012.

Or you can drop it off at our office: Special Events Office
–at the City Hall building on the fountain side.

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