Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) June 04, 2013
Finalists for the 1st Quarter of the 25th year of the L. Ron Hubbard Illustrators of the Future Contest were announced today by Joni Labaqui, the contest Director.
The finalists for this quarter are from Portugal, Ukraine and throughout the United States.
FIRST QUARTER FINALISTS
Vincent-Michael Coviello of Florida
Deanna Hasan of Florida
Josh Johnson of California
Kristie Kim of North Carolina
Seonhee Lim of New York
Bernardo Mota of Portugal
Ramona Sanchez of California
Yury Sosnitsky of Ukraine
The 8 finalists art is sent to 4 of the contest judges. Of the 8 finalists, 3 will be winners of the quarter. The 3 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. Writers have their own contest and our winning illustrators illustrate the winning writers stories.
A Grand Prize winner is announced at the annual awards ceremony and is selected from another panel of judges and receives an additional $5,000.00.
“The Illustrators of the Future Contest is an effective means for aspiring illustrators to make their break in the publishing industry, an industry well-known for being closed to the newcomer,” Labaqui said.
For more information about the contest, go to http://www.writersofthefuture.com or call the contest at 323-466-3310.