Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) October 25, 2012
Karsen Slater of Glendora, California will be honored at the 29th Annual L. Ron Hubbard Achievement awards being held on Sunday, 14 April, 2013 at the Wilshire Ebell Theatre in Los Angeles.
The event will celebrate the twenty-four annual winners in the L. Ron Hubbard Writers and Illustrators of the Future Contests, where Karsen was one of the twelve illustrator winners.
Her art will also be published in the bestselling Science Fiction/Fantasy anthology series – L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future Volume XXIX. She has been already been awarded the $500.00 prize money for the win.
She will now compete with the remaining 11 winners for the grand prize of an additional $5,000.00.
Karsen will participate in a week long workshop taught by the contest blue ribbon panel of judges lead by Cliff Nielsen (Chronicles of Narnia artwork), followed by the gala awards ceremony at the end of the week.
Other judges and mentors that will work with her during the week are Gary Meyer (original Star Wars concept art) Stephen Hickman (internationally commissioned artist) and Vincent DiFate (NASA artist) just to name a few.
The Contests were initiated by L. Ron Hubbard in 1983 shortly after returning to the field of science fiction with his bestseller Battlefield Earth.
For more information on the contest, go to http://www.WritersOfTheFuture.com