- Published on Thursday, 21 August 2014 16:20
The contest is open to anyone who has a library card with the Pioneer Library System.
To be eligible for a card, you must live, work, attend school, or own property in Cleveland, McClain, or Pottawatomie County in Oklahoma. You are also eligible for a card with the Pioneer Library System if you qualify for a card with the Metropolitan Library System.
To apply for a library card, visit a library of the Pioneer Library System or fill out the online application to apply for a library card.
The contest will be conducted under the auspices of the Pioneer Library System Foundation.
The contest is divided into three categories (age categories are based on age at time of submission):
Student ages 8-18;
Adult ages 19 and older;
Employees of the Pioneer Library System
Works produced through participation in a library-sponsored The Big Read workshop or class are eligible for submission in the contest.
Professional artists and illustrators are encouraged to enter the contest.
Digital images of the contest entries become the property of the Pioneer Library System and may be used in promotion and advertising of The Big Read: A Wizard of Earthsea and related activities. Artists maintain ownership and rights to the original artwork. Artists selected for inclusion in The Big Read Art Show agree to loan the original pieces for display.