One Book, One Community is a citywide reading event sponsored by the Stillwater Public Library, the OSU Library, other local community organizations and state and national Arts agencies.
Young Adult Art Competition announced
Area students in grades 6-12 are invited to submit a visual arts entry for exhibition and judging as part of the "One Book, One Community: Stillwater Reads Woody Guthrie" community-wide reading of the book "Bound for Glory." While known primarily as the author of the popular song "This Land is Your Land," Woody Guthrie was also an accomplished artist. Students are encouraged to research Guthrie for inspiration.
Students will be divided into age-group categories:
Middle School, Junior High, and High School. The competition will be judged by three local artists. Winners will
receive a cash award prize for first ($35), second ($25) and third ($15) place
for each age category. There will also be a "People's Choice" award voted on by
the community. Winning students will be invited to attend an award reception on
Sunday April 7, 2013, at 2pm at the
The entry must be an original print, drawing, painting, collage, photographic collage, metal etching or punch work, fiber work, or computer-generated artwork that relates to the theme: Woody Guthrie and/or the book chosen for the event. Whether an entry uses a variety of techniques or a simple approach, it will be judged primarily on how well the student uses his or her artistic vision to portray the theme.
The Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History (702