Archive for December 21, 2009
Mini A- Kon III
Anime and gaming lovers prepare for Denton Public Library’s third Mini A-Kon event.
When: January 30, 2010, 1 – 5 pm
Where: North Branch Library
In addition to viewing anime, open gaming (DDR and other anime themed games) guest speakers (voice actors, artists, etc.) and a Cosplay Contest, this Mini A-Kon will feature an art contest/gallery show. If you love to draw anime themed characters, fan art or the like, please submit your work to the art contest which will be open for public judging January 30, 2010. Art work must be submitted to your local branch by 1/27/30.
We have great prizes to give away plus, once again, the two, highly coveted, absolutely free, 3 day passes to A-Kon in Dallas, June 4 – 6th!!!
Mini A-Kon III Art Contest
- All art submitted will be entered into the Mini A-Kon Art Contest and Gallery.
- Art must be original. Copies of other works are not acceptable.
- Art must be of anime or related theme. Fan art of characters is ok, as well as your own original characters.
- Artwork on notebook paper will not be accepted.
- Each piece turned in should also have a sheet that has the following information:
Name of the piece
Anime/ Character(s) is from/ or Original Character
Age of Artist
- Each piece, when set up at the show, will be clearly marked with the Artist’s Information for all to see.
- All artwork will be displayed at the North Branch Library. Judging will be done through a public voting process which will begin January 30th, 2010 at the Mini A-Kon III. Art will remain on display through Saturday, February 6th, at which point, library personnel will tally the votes to determine the winners. Winners will then be notified and announced to the public through a press release and through the library’s website, Blog and social networking sites.
All submitted art work will be available for pick up at the North Branch, February 10th and must be picked up by March 1st if the artist would like it back. No attempts will be made to remind the artist to pick up their work.
Art contest prizes will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners. Prizes will include Manga, Anime and art supplies.
Thank you for your submissions!