2021 Art & Photo Contest
Celebrating 30 Years of River Stewardship
Blount County - Awesome by Nature
Enter your best photos and artwork and be eligible to win $$$.
The contest has 12 categories, and prizes for teens & adults: Winning entries - 1st, 2nd and 3rd place, range from $200 to $25. And there are 12 Business' Choice Awards (BCA), $100 each.
2. Register and take note of the transaction ID # (you will receive a registration email). If you participated in the contest and registered last year, and if you have not changed your address, email or phone, feel free to use last year's transaction ID number.
3. Submit your entries between April 15 and July 15, 2021. Details in each PDF - email photos to firstname.lastname@example.org - take art entries to the Oneonta and Blountsville Libraries.
If you have any questions, email email@example.com or call (205) 274-3537
There are 12 categories:
Birds, raptors & Sun-basking creatures, for example: birds, hawks, ospreys, eagles, turtles, frogs, snakes, and lizards.
Bugs & Butterflies, for example: bees, butterflies, centipedes, dragonflies and spiders.
Ponds and Water Mill sites. Look out for mill sites along the river built 100 years ago; and for natural and man made ponds.
Pastures and crops.
Farm animals such as chickens, cows, ducks, goats, horses, rabbits, sheep, etc
Farm life people working, celebrating, enjoying life at a farm.
FLFR activities for example: volunteers landscaping at the Grand Staircase, planting seedlings at the nursery, cleaning up riverbanks, water testing the river, painting murals, etc.
Furry creatures, for example deer, foxes, beavers, otters, rabbits. raccoons, possums.
Habitat & Seasons: covered bridges, outdoor scenes or landscapes in spring, summer, fall or winter, cliffs, rocks, caves, clouds, sky, sunsets and sunrises, frozen fog, frost, snow, rain, etc.
Locust Fork River or its tributaries, lakes & waterfalls, for example: Blackburn Fork of Little Warrior, Calvert Prong of Little Warrior, Dry Creek, Graves Creek, Gurley Creek, Sand Valley Creek, Inland Lake, Highland Lake, McKay Lake, Mountain Lake and Sugar land Lake.
PIN - People and/or Pets in Nature: activities along the river, lakes, its tributaries, waterfalls, or woods: bicycling, swimming, jumping, kayaking, canoeing, fishing, hiking or walking, camping, picnicking, etc
Roots & Shoots, for example: wildflowers, foliage, mushrooms, moss, other parts of plants, and trees in the wild.