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WESTCHESTER MAGAZINE’S “Design Our Cover” Contest

Calling all designers, graphic artists, art students, and artistc-type! We’re looking for the next cover for our upcoming “Best of Westchester” issue in July. And we want it to be from you.

Our annual “Best of Westchester” issue celebrates the county’s finest offerings in food, drink, products, and services—and our annual BOW party is one of the biggest and most anticipated events of the year.

PRIZE: If a winner is selected, his or her design will be used as the cover image for our July 2014 issue and a cash prize of $500 will be awarded, along with 2 VIP tickets to our Best of Westchester Party, held on July 23 2014 at the Glen Island Harbour Club in New Rochelle.

•Must be a resident of the tri-state area.
•Multiple entries from the same person are permitted.
•Cover must include, in some way, the words “Best of Westchester”
•File format accepted: PDFs
•All submissions become the property of Westchester Magazine
•All submissions must include the year ‘2014’ on the cover 


Westchester Magazine trim size: 8.187″ x 10.875″
Bleed size: 8.437″ x 11.125″
Image Area 7″ x 10″
Please keep live matter 1/4″ from trim edge on top, sides and bottom.

•If a winner is selected, only one of these file formats (accompanied with fonts and images used in the files) will be accepted:

Adobe InDesign CS6 (Macintosh platform only)
Adobe Photoshop CS6 (Macintosh platform only)
Adobe Illustrator CS6 (Macintosh platform only)

All graphic files in above files must be supplied in CYMK (not RGB or PMS), with a resolution of 300 dpi or higher. If Illustrator or EPS files are supplied that include type, make sure it is converted to outlines, and include the fonts. No 4-color black type.



Deadline 5/5/2014
Contact Name Westchester Magazine
Contact Email [email protected]
Website http://www.westchestermagazine.com/Westchester-Magazines-Design-Our-Cover-Contest/