The Illustration Department is inviting all UCA BA Hons Illustration students and UCA Foundation students to take part in the second Illustration & Printmaking competition.
This year the theme is UNUSUAL ACCIDENTS!
We are looking for exciting interpretations of true stories or bits of news that have captured your attention and that can be told in ONE image via the use of printmaking.
This year the winning entry will be selected by two esteemed judges; Emma Mason of Emma Mason British Prints and Sally Stephenson, Director of Eye Spy Gallery.This is a fantastic opportunity to win a prize and see your work form part of an original edition folio and online gallery!
The 1st prize is £250.
The winning print will be selected by Eye Spy Gallery for professional reproduction and inclusion in the Eye Spy portfolio. More prizes to be announced closer to the date for the second and third best entries.
A folio with the best entries will be designed and published by the Illustration Course press, Jetsom. The awards, launch of the folio and exhibition will take place on 12 March 2012 with more events to follow!
Medium : Silk Screen or Linocuts
Colour : Black & White plus one colour
Size : 14 x 22 cm
Format : Landscape
Paper : Fabriano Accademia 200gsm
Please note that you will need to produce 10 original copies of your design in order to create the folio editions. No smudged or creased prints please.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: TUESDAY 6 MARCH 2012.