February 13, 2017 (Moscow, Idaho) –
The City of Moscow and the Farmers Market Commission are pleased to announce the Moscow Farmers Market 2017 Poster Contest. This call to artists is open to everyone regardless of age or experience. The deadline for submissions is Monday, April 3, 2017 by 5:00 p.m.
The artist of the winning entry will be awarded $100. The winning entry will be selected in late April 2017. Only one (1) entry per individual will be accepted. Contest submittals will be restricted to a 200 air mile radius of Moscow, Idaho. Exemptions will be made for University of Idaho; Washington State University; and Lewis-Clark State College students. Incomplete entries will not be considered, see the Rules and Instructions for details.
Application forms and the contest rules are available for pick-up at Moscow City Hall (206 East Third Street) or can be downloaded online at: http://www.ci.moscow.id.us/records/Applications/Market-Poster-Application-2017.pdf
The jury will select the finalists from all submissions to be considered for the Moscow Farmers Market 2017 Poster. These entries will be made available for the public to vote and select their favorite poster entry. The posted entry with the most votes will be declared the winner of the Moscow Farmers Market 2017 Poster Contest.
The Farmers Market is a popular Moscow tradition that was established in 1977. The Saturday morning event celebrates local farmers, artists, craftspeople and musicians by providing them with an opportunity to interact directly with the community and its visitors. The Market is located in downtown Moscow on Main Street and in Friendship Square. It is held each Saturday, May through October, from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Local musicians perform from 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. each week.
All entries must be received no later than Monday, April 3, 2017 by 5:00 p.m.
For more information, contact DJ Scallorn, Arts Assistant
208-883-7000 ext. 7204
Or visit: http://www.ci.moscow.id.us/arts/Pages/call-to-artists.aspx