Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Call for entries: Targhee Bluegrass Festival Poster Contest

The 23rd annual Targhee Bluegrass Festival announces a poster contest.

Enter by June 15, 2010. Winner will be announced June 16, 2010.

Four weekend passes to 23rd Annual Targhee Bluegrass Festival
Two VIP/Backstage passes for the 23rd Annual Targhee Bluegrass Festival
Lodging August 13-15 in a Teton Creek Condominium
Framed poster signed by all artists at 23rd Annual Targhee Bluegrass Festival
Recognition during the festival (on stage)
General glory

Required Elements:
1.Grand Targhee Resort Logo
2.23rd Annual Grand Targhee Bluegrass Festival: must be included in artwork (note: it is acceptable to also use “23rd Annual Bluegrass Festival” as the event titles if it is preceeded by the Grand Targhee Resort logo).
3.August 13 – 15, 2010: Event dates must be included in artwork
4.Names of Artists in Alphabetical Order (may include additional yet-to-be released artists). For the most up to date list click here.
5.Layout to be comprised using the following percentages:
Artwork: 65% of total 11 x 17 space
Artists: 25% of total 11 x 17 space
Space for logos and sponsors: 10% of total 11 x 17 space

Finished poster should be 11″ wide x 17″ tall OR 11” tall by 17” wide
Max file size for contest submission is 5MB. Submissions must be in either .gif or .jpg format. Actual artwork for poster production has no file size limits, and should be saved in an uncompresssed format. (Native Photoshop or Illustrator is ideal.) All vector and/or raster artwork MUST BE SUBMITTED with layers turned on. PLEASE DO NOT FLATTEN THE ORIGINAL .ai or .psd artwork.

Original artwork should be either vector-based (such as an Adobe Illustrator file) or at least 300dpi if a raster file (such as an Adobe Photoshop file).

Poster should include a 1/4-inch bleed on all sides. (This means the actual artwork size will be 11.25″x17.25″)

Artwork should be CMYK.

Logo Usage:
The Grand Targhee Resort logo may be displayed in white or black only. Please do not stretch, twist, invert, or otherwise modify the Grand Targhee Resort logo.

Artwork should be submitted to: mhood@grandtarghee.com. If the file is too large to be submitted via email, please use WeTransfer. Please use “Bluegrass Poster Contest Submission” as your subject line in the email.

All questions should be directed to: jurdi@grandtarghee.com

More info at http://www.grandtarghee.com/summer/music-festivals/index.php