The Watsonville Public Library is inviting local artists to submit artwork to reflect our 2019 Summer Reading Program Theme, "It's Showtime at the Library". The selected artwork will be featured on exclusive Watsonville Public Library book bags, which will be awarded to participants who complete the reading program, as well as for other promotional materials such as posters and on the library website. The selected artist will receive $250, and the library will retain usage rights to the design.
Participation is open to artists over the age of 16 who live, work, or attend school n the Greater Pajaro Valley, including Watsonville and Freedom. All artwork must be original and the work of the registered applicant.
Artists may submit up to three pieces of artwork for consideration with their application. The application deadline is Monday, April 1st, 2109. The artwork will be reviewed and selected by a panel of librarians and community members.