By: Cheryl Johnson | Category: Special Interest | Issue: January 2012
Last year’s People’s Choice award winner, Phan Tran Ly.
To Tulsa area amateur photographers of all ages: Tulsa Garden Center would like to give you the opportunity to exhibit your art of photography during the “Portraits of a Garden” Amateur Photography Contest and Exhibition held at Tulsa Garden Center. Exhibition days will be January 20-22 and 24-28, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Photographers’ entries may be submitted at Tulsa Garden Center, 2435 S. Peoria, Tuesday through Saturday, January 3-7, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; and Tuesday through Saturday, January 10-14, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
No professional photographers may enter the contest – open to amateur photographers only. All entries must present a garden theme. Prints may be color or black and white. All prints must be matted with black or white two- or three- inch mattes; no frames. Print size: minimum size must be 5” x 7” matted with an 8” x 10” matte or 8” x 10” matted with an 11” x 14” matte. There is a maximum of three submissions per division per entrant. Cost is $5 per entry or three for $10. Entrants grant Tulsa Garden Center permission to use image(s) for publicity and fundraising purposes. Entrants should indicate top of submission for placement purposes. All entries should have a signed application form (available at Tulsa Garden Center or online at www.tulsagardencenter.com) attached to each entry. Entries must be claimed February 1-4 and 7-11 during regular business hours (Tuesday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.). All entries not claimed before February 12 become the property of Tulsa Garden Center.
Cash awards will go to first place winners in each division, Best in Show and Masters. There will be first, second, third and honorable mention ribbons awarded in each division and for People’s Choice.
The 2011 first place winning photo in the “Portraits of a Garden” Amateur Photography Contest.
Join us at Tulsa Garden Center, 2435 S. Peoria, for this exciting and colorful exhibition. For more information, call (918) 746-5125 or visit our website at www.tulsagardencenter.com.