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Art of Breastfeeding Contest Announced!

The Art of Breastfeeding Contest

The Arkansas Breastfeeding Coalition’s mission is to improve the health and well-being
of Arkansans by working collaboratively to promote, protect, and support breastfeeding.

The purpose of this contest is to depict breastfeeding as something natural and acceptable wherever
a mother wants to feed her baby. Artwork submitted for this contest can be in any style and should
meet the following requirements:

  • Mother(s) and baby(ies) are recognizable as such and in a public place or other real-life
    situation that might actually be encountered by a mom and baby today (e.g. in a park,
    restaurant, or store)
  • Portrays breastfeeding in a positive light
  • Is framed and ready for display

Prizes:

1st Place: $20000          2nd Place: $15000          3rd Place: $10000

Winners will be contacted by June 30, 2017 and their names will be announced on the Arkansas Breastfeeding Coalition’s FaceBook page and website. All artwork will be displayed at the Arkansas Breastfeeding Coalition’s Annual Symposium to be held on July 14, 2017 in Little Rock, Arkansas and some of it will be on the ABC Facebook page.  

 

The entry fee is $10 for students and $15 for non-student artists. Payments may be made through the Arkansas Breastfeeding Coalition’s website (http://www.arbfc.org/donate) or by check made out to:
     Arkansas Breastfeeding Coalition,

     P.O. Box 251952, Little Rock, AR 72225.

In addition to the entry fee, all applicants are required to submit a digital photo, along with dimensions and title, to Jennifer Medley at jensmedley72@gmail.com .

Artwork should be mailed or delivered to Jennifer Medley. To make arrangements, please contact Jennifer @ 501-231-3101.

The deadline for contest entry is May 15, 2017.  Click here to view the application.

Feel free to share the flyer with anyone you know that may be interested!

Art of Breastfeeding Flyer