Contest rules and cover design specifications for the Winning Writers’ Waltz Anthology Cover Design Contest
Cover text: (do not include any text within the parenthesis below)
(Title:) Winning Writers' Waltz, an anthology of prize winning creative writing
(Subtitle:) Contributors include the 2020 Arkansas Writers’ Conference contest winners, members of the Arkansas Writers’ Hall of Fame, and members of the Pioneer Branch of the National League of American Pen Women.
Back cover text (applies only to designers using a landscape layout for their design) (do not include any text within the parenthesis below)
(Back cover title:) Winning Writers' Waltz, an anthology of prize winning creative writing
(Back cover text) This anthology is dedicated to readers, writers and artists who wish to be inspired by creative writers of merit.
Featuring: Arkansas Hall of Fame inductees
Dusty Richards, Janis F. Kearney, Kevin Brockmeier, Mara Leveritt, Phillip H. McMath, Carla McClafferty,
Victor “Vic” Fleming, Laura Parker Castoro, John Brummett, Radine Trees Nehring, David Jauss,
Andrea Hollander Budy, Clovita Rice, Del Garrett, Dot Hatfield
Arkansas Writers’ Conference 2020 contest award winners
Kimberly Vernon, Anthony Wood, C. Allan Butkus, Lisbeth L. McCarty, Carole Crow, John McPherson,
Bonnie Best, Cheri Lynn Quattrochi, Martha Rodriguez, Gary Rodgers, Gene La Viness, Xaundra La Viness,
Marilyn Joyner, Arkansas Writers’ Conference Presenter Renee’ La Viness
Pioneer Branch of the National League of American Pen Women contributors Sara Gipson, Rita Goodgame, Brenda Iannacone, Janis F. Kearney, Jennifer Landers, Ellen E. Withers
Cover design: (add your name and logo, if applicable)
Publisher’s logo (above)-emailed to you upon request
Deadline for submission is April 5, 2021
Prize awarded: $50.00 for the winning submission and one free copy of the anthology. The winning designer will be invited to provide a 250 word (maximum) biography to be included in the anthology. The winning designer will be credited as cover designer on an interior page of the anthology as well as on the back cover.
All entries are free and you may enter as many designs as you wish.
All entries will be digital and submitted to email@example.com. Please note on the subject line of your email that this is a cover design submission.
All emails must include the name of the designer,their email address and their snail mail address.
Only one entry per email, but multiple submissions are encouraged
An email response will be made to acknowledge receipt of each entry.
When the submission period is over, only the winner of the contest will be contacted. A winner will be determined by April 30, 2021.
Copyright of the winning design will belong to Arkansas Writers’ Conference and its publisher, Writing Our World Publishing.
Any entry not meeting the above criteria is subject to disqualification.
Please send any questions to the contest chair at firstname.lastname@example.org.