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Sidelines Magazine Photography & Art Contest

August 17, 2012 By: janwest Category: What's Happenin'

Sponsored by Artist Louise Mellon, Two Socks Design, Pony Glam and Sidelines Magazine

The Search is on for Award-Winning Photography & Artwork 

The Sidelines Magazine Photography & Artwork Contest offers four different categories! Please read the directions carefully and pick your category – only one entry per person per category – but you CAN enter more than one category – but only one entry per category! IMPORTANT: In the essay portion of the entry form, please state which category you are entering: 1. Professional Photography; 2. Non-Professional Photography; 3. Artwork, ages 18 and over; or 4. Junior Artwork, ages 17 and under. Link to entry form: http://sidelinesnews.com/sidelines-contest-form

1.  Professional Photography – All professional photographers are welcome to enter – send in only one photograph. If a professional photographer took a photo of your horse that you would like to use it – the photographer needs to send in the photo! In the essay portion of the entry form, please describe the photo. (The photographer who took the photo is the one who wins the prize, if selected.)

Prize: The winner in the Professional Photography category will win a 2013 Sidelines Magazine Cover. Their photo (or photo decided on between photographer and Sidelines staff) will appear on the cover of Sidelines Magazine during the 2013 calendar year. A great way to get recognition! Look at all of our great covers at www.sidelinesnews.com.

Sidelines Magazine – September 2012
Professional Photographer Wins A Cover Shot!

Link to entry form: http://sidelinesnews.com/sidelines-contest-form

2.  Non-Professional Photography – This category is open to all non-professional photographers – all ages are allowed to enter. In the essay portion of the entry please describe the photo. Only one photo per person allowed.

Prize: The winner of the Non-Professional Photography category will receive a free painting from artist Louise Mellon.  Louise will paint your horse, dog (or other subject) from a photograph provided by the winner. A wonderful keepsake painting to last a lifetime. Visit Louise’s website at: www.louisemellon.com.

Non-Professional Photography winner gets a painting (of their own animal) by artist Louise Mellon.

Link to entry form: http://sidelinesnews.com/sidelines-contest-form

3. Artwork, ages 18 and over– All mediums of art are permitted – oil paintings, pen and ink, watercolor, pastel, pencil, charcoal, crayon, marker etc. In the essay portion of the entry form, please describe your art and what type of medium you used.

Prize: The winner of the Artwork category, ages 18 and over will win a gorgeous Two Socks Design Saddle Pad featuring the Sidelines logo. Show off your winning style every time you ride your horse or pony! Visit the Two Socks Design website at:  www.twosocksdesigns.com.

Artwork (ages 18 & up) Winner wins an embroidered Saddle Pad from Two Socks Design – show off your winning style with every ride!

Link to entry form: http://sidelinesnews.com/sidelines-contest-form

4. Junior Artwork, ages 17 and under – All mediums of art are permitted – oil paintings, pen and ink, water color, pastel, pencil, charcoal, crayon, marker etc. In the essay portion of the entry form, please describe your art and what type of medium you used. Please also tell us your age!

 Prize: The winner of the Artwork category, ages 17 and under will win a prize pack from Pony Glam, a company dedicated to revealing the inner fashionista in every pony and rider. Visit their Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/xoxoPG

Junior Artwork winner takes home a prize pack from Pony Glam!

Link to entry form: http://sidelinesnews.com/sidelines-contest-form

HOW TO ENTER:

 It’s easy to enter the Sidelines Magazine Photography & Art Contest. Upload your photo, or a photo of your artwork, at the link on the Sidelines Magazine website:

http://sidelinesnews.com/sidelines-contest-form

The Sidelines Magazine Photography & Art Contest will run August 17 – 31. A panel of judges, selected by Sidelines Magazine, will pick the winners. All photos and artwork submitted may be used on the Sidelines Facebook page, and the winners, as well as other entries, will be included in an upcoming issue!

Special thanks to our sponsors! 

 Louise Mellon, Artist – is an amazing artist with a fun and quirky sense of humor, Louise Mellon’s artwork has been delighting Sidelines Magazine fans for years. Visit her website at www.louisemellon.com.

Two Socks Design – Show off your winning style in every ride with this one-of-a-kind Tuffrider All-Purpose Saddle Pad, beautifully embroidered by Two Socks Designs and featuring the eye-catching Sidelines Magazine logo on both sides. Follow the fun at Two Socks Designs on their Facebook page! www.facebook.com/twosocksdesigns and visit their website at www.twosocksdesigns.com.

Pony Glam – Pony Glam is a company dedicated to revealing the inner fashionista in every pony and rider. Visit their Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/xoxoPG.

Sidelines Magazine – Sidelines Magazine is a monthly equestrian magazine. Known as “The People Magazine” of the horse world, Sidelines has been covering the horse industry – including hunters, jumpers, eventing, dressage, polo, foxhunting and more – for 25 years. Visit www.sidelinesnews.com to learn more about Sidelines.

Don’t forget it’s easy to enter the Sidelines Magazine Photography & Art Contest –upload your photo or artwork at the link on the Sidelines Magazine website:

http://sidelinesnews.com/sidelines-contest-form