Kingston Artist Soapbox Derby Poster Design Contest

 

Call for entries for poster artwork for the 2024 Kingston Artist Soapbox Derby

Calling all visual artists in the Kingston area to design the 2024 Kingston Artist Soapbox Derby Poster.
Every year for the past 28 years an artist was chosen from the community to create the poster for that year’s derby. All artists who enter this year will have a gallery show during the month of August. The winning artist will receive $500 and will be featured in our social media promotion.

Guidelines

The artwork should reflect the fun family artistic event that the Kingston Artist Soap Box Derby has become over the years. It should be eye-catching with the info easy to read. Inspiration can be drawn from past derby posters.

This year’s poster should have the following information either incorporated into the design or in the border.  Room should also be left at the bottom for our sponsor logos.

29th Annual Kingston Artist Soapbox Derby – 2024
Sunday August 18th – Race starts at 1:00pm
Kingston, NY – Lower Broadway
KingstonArtistSoapboxDerby.com

Submission must showcase art for the following sizes:  Poster (11”x17” – full color) With possible Rack card (4”x6” – full color)
Multiple submissions are allowed
Family-friendly
The Kingston Artist Soap Box Derby will own the rights to the selected artwork.

How to Submit Your Entry

Artwork should be delivered digitally by emailing it to kingstonmsm@gmail.com
Please include your name, address and phone number with your entry.

Timeline

  • Submissions Due Monday, April 1st
  • Judging Complete and winner announced by Monday April 8th.

The Winner
The winner will get credit on the poster, a featured profile on the derby website, and the most amazing exposure. The finalists and the winner will have their work featured in a gallery at a special event supporting the Derby!

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