Nickelodeon has announced an Avatar fan art contest. The top ten entries will be featured on Nick.com., and shown at the SDCC Avatar panel by Mike and Brian, where they will announce the contest winner!
Here's the text of the announcement:
"Sharpen your pencils, breakout your paints, Nickelodeon wants to see your best Art-bending moves!
Submit your version of a movie poster for the "Avatar" season finale event, "Sozin's Comet" to Nick.com by 12 PM EST, on July 15th.
The Top Ten finalists will have their art shown during the exclusive "Avatar" panel at this year's San Diego Comic Con, where "Avatar" co-creators and producers Mike DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko will personally select and announce the Grand Prize Winner! In addition, all finalists will have their artwork featured on Nick.com!"
Click on this link or the banner at left to go to the announcement on Nick.com. There is a big blue button in the upper right hand corner of that page that says "Click here to upload your art NOW!", in case you're worried about how to submit your entry.
This is great news for the legions of talented fan artists in the Avatar fandom. Best of luck to everyone who enters, and can't wait to see the selections at the panel!