Artists, Mangelsen's wants your work for annual contest

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Posted: Friday, August 16, 2013 12:00 am

Mangelsen's is looking for artists to showcase at its Annual Big Art Event.

Artists of all ages and skill levels are encouraged to submit one piece of art Tuesday and Wednesday to be shown in the store's framing department gallery at 3457 S. 84th St.

Many media are accepted, including three-dimensional pieces.

An artist reception will run from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Aug.23. The public can vote for favorite art pieces through Aug. 24, and three winners of the People's Choice Art Awards will be announced that day at 4 p.m.

First place will receive a $50 Mangelsen's gift card, second place will receive a $25 gift card and third place will receive a prize from the art department.

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