Art Contest for Middle & High School age students & adults

Do you want to be a comic book artist, or work for THX designing the next starship for a new Star Wars movie, or perhaps you love to sew & have a cool idea for an outfit for a new Superhero?


The NEWAYGO COUNTY COMIC CON is hosting a Comic Con Art Contest for Middle & High School age students…..grades 5-12~!  We are looking for talented young people to bring their concept art, prop designs, 3D art, Comic Book or Manga style  artwork to be judged by a panel of judges~!  Plus, NEW for 2019, we are adding an adult(18 & over) section to our Art Contest~!  Our event is held at the Fremont Rec Center(SOUTH END) on Sat., Oct. 19th.


All who enter will receive 2 FREE tickets(1 adult & 1 minor)

to our show~!(A $15 value)


Entry forms & payment must be submitted prior to Oct. 10th, 2019, in order to be entered into the judging, and all entries must be set up before 9:30am on the day of the event, Sat. Oct. 19th.  You can bring your entry to the Fremont Rec Center(SOUTH END) on the Friday evening prior between 5-9pm, or Sat. morning between 7am-9:30am.


**Please do NOT mail your artwork to us**


This contest is open to all students….public, Christian school or Homeschool, as well as adults(18 & over) this year.  This is NOT limited to those who live in
Newaygo County.


Either the person who is the ARTIST or their parent/guardian must be at our event(Sat., Oct. 19th) at 5pm for the judging

in order to win a prize.



***** New for 2019~! *****


We are adding an adult-age group for the Art Contest~!  Open to those who are 19 & over~!!!!


Categories are:


Comic Book artwork(original)-rather it be a cover art or a minimum of 3 pages


3D Art & Prop Design-examples are:  movie props, a blueprint for a starship, a costume for a new superhero.  Please note, if you use a 3D printer…..the design MUST be your own.

(Please take note…..the examples are just ideas….feel free to come up with yours)


Anime/Manga style artwork-again, either a cover or 3 pages of your artwork




We will be separating the school-age portion of contest into Middle School age(5th-8th grade), & High School(9th-12th grade).  Again….please keep in mind that homeschoolers & those attending local Christian schools are more than welcome to participate~!


Each student will need to have a parent or guardian with them during the judging in order to claim the prize.  Yes…..there WILL be prizes~!



Cost to enter is:

Middle School students                          $10

High School students(18 & under)        $20

Adults (19 & up)                                         $30

Remember…..with each entry, you get two FREE tickets to our event~!

(One adult & one child…a $15 value!)


Please take note…..the adult portion of this art contest is

NOT open to those who are vendors, artists or

Special Guests at our event.


Please email: for an application


Remember….you get 2 FREE passes( a $15 value) with

each entry~!



We are working on setting up a PayPal account, but for the until then, the applications will need to be mailed with payment(check or money order) to our address:


Runic Forge Productions


Fremont, MI   49412