Who: Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County
What: 2016 Teen Art Contest
Where: Main Library and all 40 branches
When: Oct. 1–31, 2016
Why: The theme is “Fan Art.” Teens can create and submit two-dimensional art including drawings, paintings, digital illustration, or photography inspired by their favorite story for a chance to win prizes. For rules, contest details, and program details, visit http://cinlib.org/2d52XPO.
Teen Art Programs
Led by an instructor from the Art Academy of Cincinnati or the Cincinnati Art Museum, teens learn more about cartoon art, character development, and various art styles. Teens can use their new skills to improve their contest entry. For ages 12–18. Registration is suggested. To register, visit http://cinlib.org/2cwaJQh.
Create! Cartoon and Comic Art — 4 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 11, at the Main Library TeenSpot; 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 17, at the Deer Park Branch; and 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26, at the Elmwood Place Branch
Join an instructor from the Art Academy of Cincinnati to learn how to create your own cartoon and comic art.
Create! Character Development Through Art— 3 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 12, at the Delhi Township Branch and 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20, at the Loveland Branch
Join an instructor from the Art Academy of Cincinnati to learn how to create amazing characters.
Create! with CAM— 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, at the Forest Park Branch and 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, at the Mt. Healthy Branch
Join the Cincinnati Art Museum for a hands-on workshop to jumpstart creativity. Learn about a variety of media and artistic styles through an exploration of the museum’s collection.