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Community Art Contest

April 1, 2014 @ 8:00 am - May 15, 2014 @ 5:00 pm

Community Art Contest

Main Street Banner Project

Help build your community and show your pride!

The City of Hutchinson, with the Hutchinson Ambassadors and Hutchinson Center for the Arts, is seeking artists of all kinds and ages to help design the new street banners.  Thee banners will decorate the light poles along Main Street and will hang for the next five years.

Six seasonal theme designs in all are needed, two for Spring, Summer and Fall.

Winners will receive an award certificate, recognition and a $50 cash prize!

Contest Guidelines:

  • Entry dates are April 1 – May 15th, 2014  ***Date has been extended!!!
  • Art must be submitted on properly sized paper available through the art teachers at school, the school office.  Paper can also be picked up at Hutchinson Center for the Arts.
  • Artwork can use only TWO colors with shading.  White IS a color if you choose to use it.  Please note, the banner background color will be DARK.
  • Up to six entries per artist.  Each entry must include artist’s full name, phone number, address, and email.

Selected artwork will become the property of the City of Hutchinson.  Some modifications may be made to the artwork to assure it meets banner printing and optimal visibility.

You can use the full paper are for your artwork.  Winning artwork will be enlarged to the final size of 14″w X 27″ h.  Keep in mind banners will have “Hutchinson” or “Welcome” added OVER the right side of the design at time of printing.

Example of a Banner:


Drop off or mail all entries to:

Attn: Main Street Banner Project

Hutchinson Center for the Arts

15 Franklin St SW, Hutchinson MN  55350



April 1, 2014 @ 8:00 am
May 15, 2014 @ 5:00 pm


Hutchinson Center for the Arts
15 Franklin Street SW
Hutchinson, MN 55350 United States