Attention artists: The International Polo Club in Wellington is inaugurating a poster contest for the upcoming season, and the deadline is Oct. 25, 2013.
Participants 18 years of age and older are invited to submit a digital replica of their work depicting the exciting sport of kings for the 2014 commemorative poster. Acceptable mediums include acrylic, charcoal, ink, oil, pencil and watercolor. Photographs are excluded from the contest, as are digitally created or computer-enhanced pieces.
The winner of the best original piece will receive $1,000 in cash. No entry fee is required. The art will be judged by a committee from the International Polo Club.
Artists are allowed to submit two images for the contest by noon on deadline day. The decision will be announced by Nov. 8.
Submissions must be digital – am image of the unframed rendering that does not exceed 8MB – along with a statement by the artist and his or her biography. The original piece will belong to the owner.
For more details on the contest, call 561-844-1778, Ext. 20.
The International Polo Club is a beautiful swath of Wellington land close to the Aero Club in western Palm Beach County that is home to world-class play with some of the best two-legged and four-legged athletes in the sport.