EASTPORT — The Eastport Pirate Festival will hold a poster contest with submissions required by 12 p.m. Friday, Sept. 6. The rules are as follows:
— Submissions must be original artwork.
— Please only one submission per person.
— ALL submissions are given will full rights to the Eastport Pirate Festival and may be altered as necessary to be used for purposes as seen fit by the festival committee.
— Works may be up to 11×17 inches and can be done in any medium, color, or black-and-white.
— Designs should represent the exuberant, family-friendly fun that is the Pirate Festival.
— Artists don’t need to put in advertisement words, dates, etc, just juicy piratical graphic content. We’ll add the details later.
— Works must be delivered by 12 p.m. Friday, Sept. 6 to Eastern Maine Images, 28 Water St. (if local) or mail Eastport Pirate Festival, PO Box 142, Eastport, Maine, 04631.
— Artwork will be displayed downtown throughout the festival (to be determined) , and will be judged by popular vote.
— Jack Sparrow will announce the winning artwork and will preside over a lively auction of the original artworks 12 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8.
***The Eastport Pirate Festival will reserve the rights to all artwork entries and the discretion to use said pieces as future Poster materials.