An art contest is rolling onto campus. Participants have a chance at winning up to $500 if they have a winning deck design. The application deadline for this event is coming up Sept 30.
This event is open to students and non-students to raise money for creating an Arts Scholarship for SC4 students. The Deck Art contest is a first time event however the Fine Arts Department hopes to continue this every year.
Applications for participants are found on the event’s website, www.sc4deckart.co.nf, and in various places around campus.
There is a $25 entry fee per board design.
Artists’ will have a chance to win one of three cash prizes: $500 for first place, $250 for second and $100 for third.
The pieces will be on display in the Fine Arts building beginning Nov. 1.
Participants can choose to donate their board to the competition where it will be sold during a silent auction on Dec. 4 from 5 pm to 8pm.
“We are excited to see what creative works of art come out of this event. We hope to see lots of different artists participate including drawers, painters, and graphic artists,” said Sarah Slobodzian, visual arts faculty and graphic design program lead.