All CTMS 7th graders are invited to showcase their artistic talent by participating in the CTMS Penny Auction Poster Contest! Sponsored by the 2018 Penny Auction Committee, the contest will help publicize this fun event to CTSD families and friends. As you know, proceeds from this year's Penny Auction will help fund your 8th grade graduation activities, so we want it to be a great success!
The winner will receive the honor of having his/her design featured in Penny Auction publicity items, such as the prize brochure, Penny Auction website and other items. Plus, the winner will receive a Penny Auction admission bracelet and combo packet of tickets.
Please read the poster contest rules carefully, as only posters that meet the rules will be considered. Posters must be submitted no later than Tuesday, February 19th. We hope you will consider participating!
Eligibility: Any 7th grade CTMS student can participate.
Information: You can be as creative as you'd like, but make sure your poster includes the following important event details!
2019 CTMS Penny Auction Friday, March 29 at CTMS 5:00 - 6:00 pm: Preferred viewing for pre-sale ticket holders 6:00 - 7:00 pm: Viewing and bidding 7:00 pm: Drawing begins
Poster Requirements/Materials: Posters created must be your own original artwork. You may use a variety of media, such as watercolor, pen and ink, crayon, markers, etc. Brighter colors are encouraged. Keep in mind your design will be on public display, and should be easy to see and read!
Size & Layout: Minimum: 8 ½" x 11" Maximum: 18" x 24" Portrait/vertical layout only!! (Any weight paper is acceptable, but poster board is ideal) Only one poster per student please!
Submitting and Judging: Please submit your poster to Ms. DiGioia (CTMS art teacher) no later than Wednesday, February 19th. Please write your name on the back of your poster. Entries will be judged by the Penny Auction Committee and winners will be notified.
Awards: One winner will receive a Penny Auction admission bracelet and combo package of tickets (consisting of general prize, grand prize and super grand prize tickets). Honorable mention will be awarded as well with an admission bracelet and general prize ticket packet. All posters entered into the contest will be displayed in hallways in the weeks prior to the Penny Auction.