Clayton Visual Arts is sponsoring its annual Poster Contest and seeks entries from area artists. The 2009 theme is "Places, Spaces and Faces of Clayton." The winner will receive $1,000.
Entry fee is $20, and an artist may enter up to 3 pieces at $20 each. Deadline for receiving entry forms and fees is May 8. Works should be delivered between 1 and 6 p.m. Thursday, May 26, to The Clayton Center, 111 E. Second St. , Clayton.
Artwork must be 16" x 20" or 18" x 24" in any full color medium, framed and wired for hanging. All entries will be on display in The Clayton Center lobby during the month of June.
A reception for all entering artists will be held 6-7:30 p.m. June 4. The winning entry will be presented to the Town of Clayton .
Interested artists may find entry forms at The Clayton News-Star on Ellington Street , the Eye of the Eagle on First Street , and GO Designs on Main Street ; on the Johnston County Arts Council website; and by emailing ClaytonVisualArts@rocketmail.com.