Tri-county poetry contest deadline looms

Collective Visions Gallery of Bremerton, Front Street Gallery of Poulsbo and the Poulsbohemian Coffeehouse are collectively sponsoring the seventh annual ARS POETICA Poetry Contest, and are seeking submissions from Kitsap, Jefferson and Mason county poets now.

Jury-selected poems will be chosen by gallery artists, who will create interpretive artworks inspired by the poems. Art works and poems that inspired them will be displayed side-by-side for one month at sponsoring galleries throughout April, May and/or June 2018.

Poetry readings will also be scheduled featuring poems and artworks.

The deadline for submission is midnight Friday, Jan. 5.

There is a $15 entrance fee, and authors are permitted to submit up to three poems, on any subject and in any style, of no more than 26 lines (including title and all line spaces).

Email poems, as a Word document, to Sharon E. Svendsen at Do not include author’s name on the poems, but do include author’s ID and contact info (name, address, email, phone number, and title(s) of poem(s) submitted) in the email or cover letter for mailed entries.

More in Life

Therapy horse will visit Winslow

Kids and their families should beat hooves to Kids Discovery Museum next… Continue reading

Best Bets for Aug. 17-19 | The Bainbridge Blab

Welcome back, weekend. How we’ve missed you, old friend. Nicolas Lofgren kicks… Continue reading

Island artists lead teen filmmaking class

Audrey Lane and Ilen Halogram, the duo behind the immersive I AM… Continue reading

Elvis’ ’68 ‘Comeback Special’ on the big screen

The iconic televised Elvis Presley concert, which originally aired on Dec. 3,… Continue reading

Winter Studio Tour issues call for artists

Artist applications are now available for the 2018 Winter Studio Tour on… Continue reading

BPA offers fall classes for kids, adults

BPA Theatre School is now registering would-be students for an enticing array… Continue reading

Robert Hunter talks ‘Relapse’ at Eagle Harbor Books

Nashville-based recording artist/author Robert Hunter will visit Eagle Harbor Book Company to… Continue reading

100-minute magic: Island Theatre’s 10 Minute Play Festival storms the stage

Two very different takes on artificial intelligence, a quest for revenge, sibling… Continue reading

Best Bets for Aug. 10-12 | The Bainbridge Blab

This weekend sees an horde of happenings round the Rock. First, both… Continue reading

Most Read