Three age categories:
1 to 9, 10 to 14 and 15 to 18 years old. Each group will have first-, second- and third-place winners.
Drawing or painting on 8½-by-11-inch unlined paper. We encourage the use of color.
Send your original art to: The Tennessee Magazine, Artist’s Palette — September, P.O. Box 100912, Nashville, TN 37224. (Please make sure you include the month on the outside of the envelope!) Only one entry per artist, please.
Art must be postmarked by Monday, Oct. 2.
Your name, age, address, phone number, email address and electric cooperative. Leaving anything out will result in disqualification.
Artwork will not be returned unless you include a self-addressed, stamped envelope with your submission. Each entry needs its own SASE, please. Siblings must enter separately with their own envelopes. Attention, teachers: You may send multiple entries in one envelope along with one SASE with sufficient postage.
Winners will be published in the November issue of The Tennessee Magazine. First place wins $50, second place wins $30 and third place wins $20. Winners are eligible to enter again after three months. Winners will receive their checks, artwork and a certificate of placement within 30 days of publication.