Our annual illustration contest, Catch the Spirit of William B. Umstead State Park, is to showcase some of the wonders of Umstead using graphic illustrations. Winning illustrations will be featured on displays at the Park Visitor Center, commemorative t-shirts and similar items to support our Park.
Illustrations (including drawings, paintings, computer generated art, digital enhanced photos) featuring or inspired by plants, animals, landscape or historic features within Umstead State Park will be accepted. Supported files format to upload are: PDF, JPG, JPEG, GIF, PNG, TIF, and TIFF. If you would like to also submit a Illustrator file (compatible with CS5) or Photoshop file, you can email those with a reply to your registration acknowledgment email.
There is no limit to the number of illustrations you can submit, but each entry requires a separate entry registration. Upload 1 file (max size 20MB) per registration entry form.
Multiple winners are possible. Winning entries will receive:
Registration is available now. The deadline for submissions is July 9, 2023, 11:59pm
See the contest rules and waiver here.
The Umstead Coalition is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
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