CENTERBURG — The Oldtime Farming Festival is looking for unique and creative artwork that celebrates the area’s farming heritage. All submitted entries must be farm oriented or farm themed. Any art medium is acceptable and is not limited to pencil, colored pencil, paints, charcoal, pastels, chalk, crayon, computer generated, ceramics, sculpture, paper mache, fiber arts or 3-D artwork. Entries may or may not be matted or framed. Grades kindergarten through fifth entries should be no larger than 12 inches by 18 inches. Sixth through 12th grade entries should be no larger than 18 inches by 18 inches.
Cash prizes are awarded every year. The name, grade and phone number of the student must be clearly written on the back of the artwork. Entries will not be considered for prizes if this information is absent.
Entries will be divided into categories based on age and the art medium used.
In each category first, second, third, and two honorable mention ribbons will be awarded. Best of Show will be chosen from three first-place winners and cash prizes will be awarded.
Entries must be dropped off before noon on Friday, at Centerburg Public Library, 49 East Main St., Centerburg. Hours are Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Questions will be answered by Kristi Layton at 740-625-5405.