Comic Art Spectacular

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In anticipation of this year's Salinas Valley Comic Con, Salinas Public Library presents:
You Are Not Alone - Comic Art Spectacular.

Draw a one page original art or fan art and share it with the Salinas Public Library.  The library will publish a 24-page comic book with the top submissions.  If your submission is selected, you will get a free copy of the comic book and a free ticket to this year's Comic Con.  In addition, your submission will be displayed at the Salinas Valley Comic Con event on December 16 and 17, 2017 at Hartnell College.

Rules and Guidelines:

1. Create a one page comic strip or work of art.

2. Anyone can enter regarding of skill level or age.

3. Original art or fanart must be YOUR own creation.

4. Open to any styles and genres.

5. Any medium can be used, such as pencils, inks, CGI, marker, watercolors, etc.

6. There is a limit of one entry per contestant.

7. Pick up a standard size comic book page (6.63in x 10.24in) at the Salinas Public Library or download it here.

8. Submission deadline is Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 6:00 P.M.

9. Submit entries in person at any of our three locations: John Steinbeck Library, Cesar Chavez Library, or El Gabilan Library.  You may also submit your entries through email at luis.manzo [at]

10. The Salinas Public Library reserve the right to reproduce your work.

11. Top submissions will be published in a 24-page comic book showcasing participant's entries.

12. Complete an entry form.

13. Have FUN!