AfroCon

Fan Art Contest

Local artists of all ages (parental permission required for those under age 17) are invited to submit fan art for a competition for the 1st Annual Tampa Bay AfroCon. AfroCon is all about celebrating diverse comic book heroes. Art inspiration includes The Black Panther, Spiderman, Luke Cage, Misty Knight, Black Lightning, Xmen’s Storm, Blade, White Tiger, Vixen, and Static Shock.

Prizes

Prizes will be awarded in each category for Best Youth Artist (Youth Age 0-13) and Best Adult Artist (Age 14+)

  • 1st Place: $25 gift certificate for Michaels
  • 2nd Place: artist kit & sketchbook
  • 3rd Place: artist kit

Timeline

The exhibit will be on display at the Robert Saunders Library from March 18, 2019 thru April 27, 2019. Contest judgments and prizes will be awarded at AfroCon event on March 30th, 2019.

The entry period for this contest ended March 4th, 2019. We are no longer able to take submissions.