''Springtime in Maquoketa'' Photo Contest
The Layers of Maquoketa Committee seeks submissions for a photography contest that is open to the public. The theme is "Springtime in Maquoketa." Categories are landscape/still life (ex.: fields, barns, flowers), daily life/candid (ex.: gardening, kids playing), and wildlife/livestock (ex.: birds, cows, dogs). Photos must be taken in the Maquoketa area.
Photos must be originals; color or black-and-white (no special effects applied); size 5 by 7 inches up to 11 by 14 inches; printed on photo-quality paper and mounted on black foam board with a 1-inch margin; and be marked with photographer's name, age and home on back.
An adult and youth division will be offered. Prizes will be awarded fo each class and category as well as Best of Show.
Submit photos by April 27th to Maquoketa Art Experience, 124 S. Main St., Maquoketa, IA 52060. Judging will be May 2nd. Photos will be displayed at MAE April 30 - May 5.
For more information, call Maquoketa Art Experience at 563-652-9925.