2017 Poster Contest


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2017 Galveston Island Food & Wine Festival Poster Contest
Good food and wine is most certainly a feast for the eyes as well as the palate.

Yaga’s Entertainment is seeking talented artists to create an inspired image for the 8th Annual Galveston Island Food and Wine Festival official poster. A celebration of food, wine and revelry, the Festival combines delicious dishes from many of the Island’s most acclaimed restaurants with fine wines from around the globe. Creatively translating this week-long culinary adventure into a poster will be no easy feat!

ALL entries MUST be able to submit a high-resolution digital copy of their work by
April 7, 2017 if chosen as the winner. Winner will be notified via email on April 14, 2017
by 5:00pm.

Any two-dimensional media may be used to design the poster, including: original mixed media and traditional paint media such as oil, acrylic, watercolors, pastels; drawings using pencil, ink or charcoal, or a combination of any such media. Digital work and graphic designs will also be accepted. ALL work must be submitted in hard copy framed or mounted on hard backing no later than 3:00 p.m.April 7, 2017. The winning artist will receive a $300 cash prize!

For complete contest details download the Artist Entry Submission Form: HERE


Contest Details:

Artist Eligibility:

Any United States Citizen 18 years or older

All Submitted Artwork Must Include:

“2017 Galveston Island Food and Wine Festival”

Submission Process:

Submitted art pieces should be 18”x 24” and may be either horizontal or
vertical format -Digital and hard copy

Work should be created and submitted on canvas, linen, panel, paper, board or
a similar flat format. Two submissions allowed per artist. Submissions will be
accepted March 13 – April 7, 2017 between 9:00am and 3:00pm to:

Yaga’s Entertainment Inc.(Inside Tsunami)
2314 Strand Street
Galveston, TX 77550

All pieces should include clear contact information, including name, phone
number, e-mail, and a description of the media used as well as a brief (100
words or less) bio of the artist. Submission must also include a signed Artist
Entry Submission Form and entry fee of $20.00.

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