2018 Core Sound Decoy Festival Poster Contest – WINNER ANNOUNCED!



Walter “Brother” Gaskill’s winning poster entry.

Congratulations to Walter “Brother” Gaskill on winning the 2018 Core Sound Decoy Festival Poster contest!!  Brother’s amazing artwork won amidst 13 entries, some as far away Washington and Oklahoma!  Thanks to all those who entered, and artwork photos coming soon!



2018 Core Sound Decoy Festival Poster Contest

Get out your pencils and paintbrushes….it’s time for the 2018 Core Sound Decoy Festival poster contest!  This will be the 18th year for the contest, which is sponsored by the Core Sound Decoy Carvers Guild.  The Guild encourages artists to submit artwork that, if chosen as the winning entry, will be used on decoy festival posters, advertising flyers, and apparel.  The featured bird for 2018 is the belted kingfisher.  As is the custom, a cash prize of $250.00 will be awarded to the winning artist.

Please note that there have been changes to the rules!!  Entries are now limited to ONE PER PERSON! 

The winner will be announced in April!

Packets containing contest rules and an application may be obtained by following the link below or e-mailing Amie at amie_talton@yahoo.com.

2018 Poster rules and application

Good luck!!

(2017 poster pictured at right. Previous posters are below. Please note that posters below have been watermarked.)



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