JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas (AFNS) —
Imagine, Create and Win! It’s that time of year to showcase his creative art at the Air Force Art Contest. The submission period will be throughout the month of March.
Artists may submit up to two digital photographs of their two-dimensional painting or drawing, in one of five categories, for judging. The theme of the artwork is at the discretion of the artist, but must comply with the official contest rules.here.
Accepted art media include oil, watercolor, acrylic, pastel, mixed media, gouache, egg tempera, pen and ink, graphite, charcoal, colored pencils, blackboard, markers, and metal point.
METERmanaged by the Air Force Service Center Y part of the Air Force Arts and Crafts Program, the contest is open to all authorized sponsors of the Department of the Air Force METERoral, Welfare, Y Recreation programs in the following five categories:
Novice and Expert Adult Categories, for those over 18 years of age at the time of registration:Beginner for new or inexperienced artists and Performed by those with knowledge based on education, training, experience or those operating as professional artists.
Youth categories, depending on the age of the artist at the time of registration: Children ages 6-8, pre-teens ages 9-12, and teens ages 13-17.
Upload high resolution images in JPEG format here no later than March 31. Images must have at least three megabyte but not to exceed 9 MB.
Digital art, photography or 3D artwork such as sculptures, clay art, pottery, woodwork, etc. are not accepted.
When the contest closes on March 31, expert artists will evaluate each entry based on impact, creativity and technical excellence. Winners will be announced a few months later, and the top three artists in each category will win $500 Amazon gift cards for first place, $400 for second place, and $300 for third place.
Visit the Air Force Art Contest Facebook Pagehere either @airforceartswhere updates, artist stories, tips and special articles are posted weekly.