We think the opportunity to have our winners’ work on display at the Artworks! gallery is an exciting addition to this year’s contest.
New Bedford, MA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 16, 2011
SouthCoastToday.com is asking readers to help show off some of the uniquely beautiful landscapes and landmarks SouthCoast has to offer for their chance to win in this years SouthCoast Scenery Photo Contest!
Site visitors are able to upload their scenery photos from March 14 until March 30 at noon. After the submission deadline, readers can vote for their favorite entry March 30 at noon through April 7 at noon. At the conclusion of the contest, two top prizes will be awarded: One for the entry that garners the most online votes, the other for the submission rated as the favorite of our in-house judges.
Both winners will receive:
- A beautiful framed print by award-winning Standard-Times photographer Mike Valeri.
- A membership to Artworks! (Our Judges’ Choice winner will receive an artist’s membership, the top vote-getter will receive a family membership.) All members receive a 10% discount on classes and workshops, as well as on purchases from their Artists’ Market and gallery. Artist membership includes one waiver of entry exhibit fees per year and increased commission on gallery and retail sales.
- The opportunity to have their work displayed at the Artworks! gallery until April 24.
“We think the opportunity to have our winners’ work on display at the Artworks! gallery is an exciting addition to this year’s contest, “ said Fred Harwood, managing editor for online content and new media for The Standard-Times of New Bedford and its Web site, SouthCoastToday.com. “We’re looking forward to seeing what kind of photos our readers submit.”
Voting will be restricted to one vote per day per person. Entry to the contest, which is free, must be done using the upload tool on the contest page. http://www.southcoasttoday.com/scenerycontest
To view more photos of the SouthCoast area visit SouthCoastToday.com’s photos page.
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