I'm pretty Excited about this News, so spread it around, Friends!
Here's a few Cartoon Competitions offering some serious money as prizes!
First of all, there is the Women on the World International Cartoon Competition (WoW) - it is open to all women cartoon and caricature artists worldwide over 18 years to comment on world and/or women's issues. Entries close February 24, 2012.
Winners will be announced on International Women's Day - March 8, 2012 at the Bunker Cartoon Gallery - Coffs Harbour, with Prizes - 1st $1000, and 2 merit awards of $750 each. For more detail of this Competition, please click HERE!
Then there is The 24th Rotary Cartoon Awards - it is open to all artists worldwide over 18 years. There are two sections: A National Section with 6 categories and an International one with a set topic.
All entries are eligible for the 'Cartoon of the Year'.
Prize money totals $10,000. Entries can be sent between March 1 and May 31st, 2012.
Winners will be announced on July 21, 2012 at the Bunker Cartoon Gallery, Coffs Harbour.
For more detail of this Competition, please click HERE!
Details about these Competitions can be found at the Rotary National Cartoon Awards web-page http://www.rotarycartoonawards.com/ or by clicking HERE!
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Over the past decade (2011 - 2020) Nat has self-published ten comic-related books and was Publisher-Editor of Oi Oi Oi! - the last nationally-distributed comic book of original comics stories to appear on Australian newsstands. He edited Inkspot, the journal of the Australian Cartoonists Association for 14 issues from late 2015 to 2019 and is a current member of the ACA's Committee. In his spare time, he is a husband, a father (to six) and grandfather (to fourteen), and works in the Psychiatric Emergency Centre in Queensland's largest public hospital.
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