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Gnats and Telfair Museums Cover Contest
06/11/2013 1:31 PM ET

SAVANNAH, Ga. -  Telfair Museums, one of the South's premier art museums, recently partnered with the Savannah Sand Gnats for the 2013 Savannah Sand Gnats Cover Design Contest. The grand prize-winning design will be printed on the cover of the official 2013 Savannah Sand Gnats program. Winning category designs will be displayed at Savannah Sand Gnats home games. The deadline for submissions is Wednesday, June 19, 2013.


The contest features four age categories: Pre-K, elementary school grades 1-5, middle school grades 6-8 and high school grades 9-12. A panel of judges representing the Savannah Sand Gnats and Telfair Museums will select a grand prize winner and a winner in each category. The grand prize winner and category winners will be announced on July 1, 2013.


To participate in the contest, applicants must download and complete an application at or pick up a hard copy at the Jepson Center, located at 207 W. York St., or at Savannah Sand Gnats Visitor Services, located at 1401 E. Victory Dr.


Final entries must use two-dimensional media such as crayon, pencil, marker, paint, or digital software. Participants may either submit digital designs as high-res PDFs or 300 dpi JPG files measuring (8.5 by 11 inches) at Designs can also be submitted at the Jepson Center or the Savannah Sand Gnats Fan Assistance Center.


For more information about the 2013 Cover Design Contest, please email



Founded in 1886, Telfair Museums is the oldest art museum in the South and features a world-class art collection in the heart of Savannah's National Historic Landmark District. The museum includes two National Historic Landmark Buildings-the Telfair Academy and the Owens-Thomas House-and the contemporary Jepson Center. With three unique buildings housing three distinct collections, Telfair Museums bridges three centuries of art and architecture.


The Telfair's hours are Monday 12-5pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 10 am- 5 pm Thursday 10 am- 8 pm; and Sunday 12-5 pm. Admission is $20 (includes a one-time visit to Telfair Academy, Jepson Center and the Owens-Thomas House for a week-long period). Group fees are available for groups of 10 or more.


Jepson Center hours: Sunday &  Monday 12-5 pm Tuesday &  Wednesday 10 am-5 pm Thursday 10 am-8 pm; Friday &  Saturday 10 am-5 pm


Telfair Academy hours: Sunday 1-5 pm Monday 12-5 pm Tuesday- Saturday 10 am-5 pm


Owens-Thomas House hours: Sunday 1-5 pm Monday 12-5 pm Tuesday- Saturday 10 am-5 pm (guided tours only - last tour leaves at 4:30 pm)


For more information, call 912.790.8802 or visit


Jepson Center - 207 W. York Street

Telfair Academy - 121 Barnard Street

Owens-Thomas House - 124 Abercorn Street Comments
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