Calligraphers everywhere are invited to participate in the 22nd annual Graceful Envelope Contest, conducted by the Washington (DC) Calligraphers Guild and the National Association of Letter Carriers. Deadline is March 28, 2016.
There is no entry fee.
This year’s theme: Communication.
Winners will be chosen based on artistic hand lettering, creative interpretation of the theme and effective use of color and design, including incorporation of postage stamp(s).
More information is at http://www.calligraphersguild.org/envelope.html where you can also view glorious winning envelopes from past contests!
In addition to the adult competition, the Graceful Envelope Contest encourages student entries in three grade categories, so please spread the word to schools in your area.
Fliers for guild newsletters and schools can be downloaded at http://www.calligraphersguild.org/PDF/2016GracefulEnvCall.pdf
Thanks for supporting the contest! We hope you have fun creating your entry and looking at past winners.