Johnny Cash Flower Pickin’ Festival looks for poster entries

From the Johnny Cash Flower Pickin’ Festival:

Deadline: Entries must be postmarked by June 12, 2009 The Johnny Cash Flower Pickin’ Festival “pardon committee” requests submissions for the 2009 poster design competition.

Designs will be judged by a panel of artists and professionals. The poster will be distributed locally and regionally to promote the festival, and may be used for the design for festival T-shirts.

Artwork should include the following: * A reference to Johnny Cash and Starkville, Mississippi * Festival dates: October 16-18, 2009 *

The artist of the winning design will receive $300 and three posters signed by the event’s headliners. All submissions become property of the Johnny Cash Flower Pickin’ Festival. Multiple submissions are allowed.

Submission requirements: * Submit a hard copy of artwork sized proportional 16” x 20”. Artwork should be full-color and in any medium. * Submit a PDF of the artwork on a CD marked with the applicant’s name. * Include contact information including an e-mail address, mailing address and phone number. * Entry fee: Student fee: $5 per entry (must include a photocopy of current student ID to be accepted). Professional fee: $20 per entry. You can view previous winning entries at the festival shop located at

Submission packet contents should be properly packaged and shipped to: Johnny Cash Flower Pickin’ Festival Poster Competition PO Box 6284 Mississippi State, MS 39762

For more information: 866-978-7704 Email:

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