The Illustrators of the Future Contest is an effective means for aspiring illustrators to make their break in the publishing industry. That’s because our winners are judged by professionals
Hollywood (PRWEB) November 20, 2010
In what is known as one of the largest contests of its kind in the world, finalists for the 3rd Quarter of the 27th year of the L. Ron Hubbard Illustrators of the Future Contest were announced today by Joni Labaqui, contest Director.
THIRD QUARTER FINALISTS
Jared Collins of New York
Lisa Grabenstetter of Maryland
Angela Gram of Florida
Nico Photos of California
Killian McKeown of Arizona
Zakary R. Newman of Ohio
Allison Radpour of California
Michael Alan Seegert of Illinois
The eight finalists art is sent to four of the contest judges. Of the eight finalists, three will be chosen as winners of the quarter. The three winners of each quarter are awarded cash prizes, a week long intensive workshop, an awards ceremony and are also published in the annual L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future. The judging process, once the finalists are determined by the coordinating judge, takes a little over a month.
A Grand Prize winner is announced at the annual awards ceremony and is selected from another panel of judges. All winners from each of the quarters are eligible for the Grand Prize of $5,000.00.
“The Illustrators of the Future Contest is an effective means for aspiring illustrators to make their break in the publishing industry. That’s because our winners are judged by professionals,” Labaqui said. Well-known contest judges include multiple award winning artists Bob Eggleton, Vincent DiFate, Ron Lindahn, Val Lakey Lindahn, Stephen Hickman, Cliff Nielsen, Stephan Martiniere and Laura Brodian Freas.
For more information about the contest, go to http://www.writersofthefuture.com. Or call the contest at 323-466-3310.