Children’s Library Card Design Contest

Children’s Library Card Design Contest

This contest is now CLOSED.

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Children’s Library Card Design Contest Rules

Eligibility: The Children’s Library Card Design Contest is open to children from Grades 1 – 8.

Deadline: Entries are due by 11:59 p.m. Monday, November 23. The winning design will be announced in early December.

Prize: The winner will have their design printed as a Smiths Falls Public Library card for use by the Children’s Department, and receive a Samsung Galaxy Tablet.

Design Criteria: The theme of the contest is Animals and Literacy. Designs must be the original creation of the child and must be drawn on the provided template. The design must not cover the areas designated for the library’s logo or patron number. Designs may be hand drawn or designed using software such as Adobe Photoshop, Procreate, etc. All visual elements must be self-created. The use of free or paid stock images, emojis, pictograms, or illustrations, including but not limited to Shutterstock, free digital images found online, pre-created images found in Canva or any other design or text software is not permitted.

How to Enter: This contest his now CLOSED. Entries can be submitted by email or in person at the library. If submitting by email, please attach the entry form and a high qualify PDF of the card design to the email. If submitting in person, please submit a completed entry form and card design to either of the circulation desks. Please do not fold submissions.

Ownership and Use Rights: All submitted designs become the exclusive property of Smiths Falls Public Library. By entering this contest, you are giving Smiths Falls Public Library the exclusive rights to the submitted design, and transferring ownership for copyright purposes. Smiths Falls Public Library reserves the right to alter the winning images to accommodate the Smiths Falls Public Library logo or other branding elements. Smiths Falls Public Library reserves the right to resize the image and to reproduce the work in any form. Smiths Falls Public Library reserves the right to stop producing cards with the winning designs at any time.