The Eccles Art Center Create Art Contest is open to artists interested in carving or creating original art on a pumpkin. The original art may not be from a kit or include copyrighted images. Artist shall provide their own pumpkins. A fee of $5/entry will be collected. Artist are limited to three entries. Entry fees are used for prize money and publicity and are non-refundable.
Works will be accepted at the Eccles Art Center, 2580 Jefferson, Ogden on October 20th between 3:30 and 6:00 p.m. Judging will occur between 6 and 7 p.m. with the public invited to view the pumpkin creations for a crawl between 7 and 8 p.m. Awards will be posted during the crawl. Awards will be presented in two categories: Youth ages 4 through 14; Adult ages 15 and above. A grand prize: $200 will be awarded, with three honorable mentions of $100 will awarded in each category. Artist may retrieve their pumpkins after 8 p.m. of October 20, 2018. Unclaimed pumpkins will be disposed of at the Eccles Art Center staff’s discretion.