SARANAC LAKE - The Saturday Saranac Village Lake Farmers' Market in cooperation with the Adirondack Artists; Guild announces an art contest to develop the Village Farmers; Market logo with a winning entry prize of $500.
The contest is open to all artists regardless of age. The winning design will reflect the values of a farmers' market such as: fresh produce, local food, healthy farms or animals, a bucolic environment, or a community happily engaged around food. But awards will not be limited to designs of those items alone; creativity will be emphasized in any winning categories. All entries must be of two-dimensional design suitably prepared for hanging. Designs do not necessary need to be square but entries must not exceed an overall space of 18-inches by 18-inches. The winning designs must be able to be enlarged for signage without distortion or be reduced to a logo size cleanly without image loss. All entries must also include a mockup of a 3.5-inches by 8.5-inches rack card with the design, in logo form, clearly visible in the mockup.
Work should be delivered to the Adirondack Artists Guild, 52 Main St., Saranac Lake, NY, 12983 from 1-5 p.m., Friday, June 5 and Saturday, June 6, accompanied by a $5 non-refundable entry fee. No more than two entries per artist. Non-exhibited works pickup is 1-5 p.m. Thursday and Friday, June 12 and June 13.
This is an event of the Ausable Valley Grange, for additional information contact the Adirondack Artists' Guild at 891-2615 or Sam Hendren or the Ausable Valley Grange at 524-7247.