Anime/Manga Character/Comic Contest OFFICIAL ENTRY FORM Orange County Library System _______________________________________________ Name
___________________________________________________________________________ Address ___________________________________________________________________________ City State Zip _______________________________ Home Phone
_________________________________ Email (if any)
_________________________________ Library Card Number *Valid Orange County resident, property owner, or fee library card in good standing required to enter.
__________________________________________________________________________ Name of Character/Name of Comic Strip __________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________ *Optional: Character or Comic Strip Description (attach additional sheets if necessary) I certify that the artwork submitted is my original work and neither whole nor part of this entry has been used in any publication. I further release this entry for publication by the Orange County Library System. I understand that the library is not responsible for lost or damaged work. ___________________________________________________________________________ Signature of Applicant Date ___________________________________________________________________________ Signature of Parent/Guardian Date
Anime/Manga Character/Comic Contest Presented by The Orange County Library System Create your own manga or anime character or comic strip!
Art Contest and JudgingTeens, ages 13-18, are invited to participate. Two categories: character submission and/or comic book submission. Library staff will determine contest winners. The judges’ decision is final. Animanga Mini-Con PartyWinners and Facebook fan favorite will be announced at the Animanga Mini-Con Party at the: Orlando Public Library on Thursday, November 18th at 6 p.m. Teens are encouraged to dress in character for a Cosplay competition. Prizes will be awarded toOne grand prize winner for each of the two categories. Contest InformationSubmit completed Official Entry Form and art in person by November 15, 2010 to: Orlando Public Library, Children’s Department 101 E. Central Blvd. Orlando, Fl 32801 407.835.7323
Deadline for Entries Monday, November 15, 2010
Orange County regular, property owner, or fee card in good standing is required to win. All art for both categories must be submitted on 8 1/2 x 11 white paper. Any submission larger than this will be disqualified. Two categories: Character submission and Comic Strip submission. Comic Strip can take up both sides of paper and must have a minimum of 2 panels with a maximum of 12 panels. Up to 2 pieces total may be submitted per applicant. Each submission must contain a separate Official Entry Form which should be attached to the art. Please do not sign your name on the artwork. Artwork must be original drawings, not photocopied, reproduced, or computer generated. Black and white or color drawings are acceptable. Artwork or description that includes vulgarity, excessive violence, or material considered offensive to any religious or ethnic groups, gender, or physically or mentally challenged persons will be disqualified. By submission, the artist grants permission for the library to display, participant photograph and reproduce the submitted work and/or any likeness of work or participant for publicity purposes. All entries will become property of Orange County Library System. The Library will not be held responsible for lost or damaged work. Winners will be announced at the Animanga Mini-Con Party, Thursday, November 18, at 6 p.m. Winners will also be featured on the library’s teen website, “it”. http://www.ocls.info/Children/Teen A fan favorite will be chosen through Facebook. Friend us at facebook.com/oclsteen