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Town asks for art submissions for mayor's holiday card

Selected artwork will appear on the mayor's 2022 holiday card distributed to about 300 members of the community
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Erika Engel/CollingwoodToday

NEWS RELEASE
TOWN OF COLLINGWOOD
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The town is seeking submissions from Collingwood-based artists, for the cover of the 2022 mayor’s holiday greeting card. The deadline for submissions is Friday, Oct. 28, 2022. 

Photos of original works of art and photographs will be considered and must be submitted by the artist. One image will be selected and featured on the mayor’s 2022 holiday card (printed and virtual). Acknowledgement of the artist, title and website/social media links will appear on the reverse of the card, distributed to approximately 300 members of the community, dignitaries and friends.

The town’s arts and culture policy supports inclusivity and diversity and opportunities and access to arts and culture for everyone. Submissions will also consider relevance to Collingwood, suitability for a seasonal greeting card and creativity. In the event that no suitable submissions are received, alternate artwork may be used. 

The reproduction of the image is for the sole purpose of the mayor’s 2022 greeting card and there will be no financial gain from the reproduction.

How to Submit:
Email officeofthemayor@collingwood.ca with the following:

  • Up to three original images suitable for a holiday greeting card in the following format: JPEG (medium resolution), at the final size of 5 x 7 inches
  • Images may be of sender’s original artwork in any medium
  • Include title, date, artist name, brief biography, and phone number and website / social media links 
  • Use the Subject Line: 2022 Mayor’s Greeting Card (Your Name)  

Deadline: Friday, Oct. 28, 2022 no later than 4:00 p.m.

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