Illustration Contest Guidelines

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2009 Illustration Contest


The Heron’s Nest is pleased to announce the 2009 Illustration Contest for material that will be used on the cover and as section markers for the Volume XI annual print edition, which will be mailed in April of next year. The pertinent details are as follows:

Please submit graphic images suitable for use as either a cover or a section marker for any of the four seasons or “overview” or “readers’ choice awards” sections.

E-mail submissions should be directed to John Stevenson at

The format should be TIF, and the resolution must be 300 dpi or better.

Postal submissions may be directed to:

John Stevenson, Managing Editor
The Heron’s Nest
PO Box 122
Nassau, NY 12123

While we will accept postal submissions, any images selected will eventually have to be provided in the TIF format.

The in-hand deadline for submissions is October 1, 2009.

PS: Copies of the Volume 10 print annual edition are still available. Click here to order.