Science and Fantasy Fiction Amateur Art Contest
Inspire a story with your art! $600 in prizes! Award winning
author Jane Linskold will write a story inspired by ONE of the winning
are inviting amateur artists to submit a digital image of your original work
- Your art may be in any medium; however, the digital image you submit
must evoke in its presentation a tale of science or fantasy fiction.
- Ideally be composed in a way that lends itself to being "cover art,"
where adding a story title and author byline is practical.
- No more than 3 entries per artist
- For the purposes of this contest, "amateur artist" will be defined
as someone having no more than 3 paid sales or 1 sale totaling $500 or
- Technical: Submit your art in a format suitable for web displayFile
Type.: .jpg, .png, .gif, .pdf
- Dimensions: Approximately 1000 pixels wide by 1294 pixels high.
(Proportional to a 10 X 13 inch display).
- 72 - 300 DPI (For those who think in terms of DPI)
- File Size: 1-10 Mb.
Check out the Science
and Fantasy Fiction website and learn more about the
Art Contest here.
author Andrew L. Mack's new book Searching for Pekpek: Cassowaries and
Conservation in the New Guinea Rainforest is now available for sale.
Join Andrew L. Mack, Ph.D. as he journeys to Papua New Guinea
to study the cassowary, one of the world's most unusual
flightless birds, uncovers the failures of Big Conservation, and
and experiences the transition to effective conservation that
comes only from committed people working in their own homeland
to benefit their own futures.
You can learn more and
book on the Cassowary
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Westmoreland Association of Volunteer Administrators
One way to help your community is through volunteering, and there are many
small, non-profit agencies that need the help.
The challenge is often how to match willing volunteers with the work needing
done. That is how the Westmoreland Association of Volunteer Administrators
(WAVA) can help.
Read more about the Westmoreland Association of Volunteer
Relay For Life Fundraiser: Spring Spectacular Shopping Event
Sunday, April 13th, the Patti-O Rockers team from the Relay For Life
of Mt. Pleasant will host their 4th Annual “Spring Spectacular
Shopping Event,” a vendor and craft show to benefit the American
The Spring Spectacular Shopping Event will held at the St. Pius X
Social Hall – (South Silver and Summit Street, Mt. Pleasant, PA
15666) from 11am-3pm on Sunday, April 13, 2014. This show is open
to the public and there is no charge to enter.
View this informative
flyer for more information. (PDF)
Upcoming Westmoreland Choral Society Concerts
Westmoreland Choral Society's concert series, we celebrate the very best of earthly
ecstasy, heavenly bliss and the constant attempts to merge the two.
Music from Heaven and Earth: Wonderous Love
Sunday, March 30, 2014 4:00 pm
At the First Presbyterian Church
Music from Heaven and Earth: Music from Your Neighborhood
Saturday, May 10, 2014 7:30 pm
At the Waterworks Pub & Banquet Complex
Luxury Purse Bash
Saturday, May 17, 2014
At the Scottdale Firemen's Club
Tickets available at Collections by Marty and Standard Bank or by
contacting any Scottdale Fireman or Ladies Auxiliary member. *$20.00
View the flyer here to
Community Calendar for even
more great events..
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