Community News: Moscow Farmers Market 2017 Poster Contest

By DJ Scallorn, City of Moscow Arts Assistant

The City of Moscow and the Farmers Market Commission are pleased to announce the Moscow Farmers Market 2017 Poster Contest. This call to artists is open to everyone regardless of age or experience. The deadline for submissions is Monday, April 3 by 5 pm. The artist of the winning entry will be awarded $100. The winning entry will be selected in late April. Only one (1) entry per individual will be accepted. Contest submittals will be restricted to a 200 air mile radius of Moscow, Idaho. Exemptions will be made for University of Idaho; Washington State University; and Lewis-Clark State College students.

Application forms and contest rules are available for pick-up at Moscow City Hall (206 East Third Street) or can be downloaded online at: http://www.ci.moscow.id.us/records/Applications/Market-Poster-Application-2017.pdf.

A jury will select the finalists from all submissions to be considered for the Moscow Farmers Market 2017 poster. These entries will be made available to the public to vote for their favorite poster entry. The entry with the most votes will be declared the winner.

Description:

The Farmers Market is a popular Moscow tradition that was established in 1977. The Saturday morning event celebrates local farmers, artists, craftspeople and musicians by providing them with an opportunity to interact directly with the community and its visitors. The Market is located in downtown Moscow on Main Street and in Friendship Square. It is held each Saturday, May through October, from 8 am to 1 pm. Local musicians perform from 9:30 am to 1 pm each week.

For more information, contact DJ Scallorn, Arts Assistant dscallorn@ci.moscow.id.us

208-883-7000 est. 7204 Or visit: http://www.ci.moscow.id.us/arts/Pages’call-to-artists.aspx