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Photo Contest, Workshop, and Jan. Meeting

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Saturday: Photography Workshop

Sponsored by the Eastside Hill Neighborhood Association – for ALL AGES/Abilities. This free workshop aims to show you how to make a prize-winning image for our contest (see below). It’s on Saturday, January 10 at 11am at The Local Store and Volume One Gallery (205 N. Dewey Street, Eau Claire). The presenter is Bob Andruszkiewicz.


Eastside Hill Photo Contest 2015

Sponsored by the Eastside Hill Neighborhood Association, this year’s photo contest is a great way to get out there and get to know the neighborhood!

THEME AND ELIGIBILITY: Submit up to two images that artfully express “Eastside Hillness”. All are invited to enter. However, only residents of the Eastside Hill Neighborhood are eligible for prizes. We highly encourage all photographers to submit images, from professionally acclaimed to self acclaimed. Give us your best shot!

ENTRY TIME-LINE: Submit images January 1 through February 28, 2015. Any pictures from the past are eligible. Images are encouraged from all four seasons. Artfully capture any aspect of the Eastside Hill vibe.

PHOTO SUBMISSIONS:  (1) Submit printed photos that do not exceed 6 inches on any side to the Service Desk at Mega Foods East, or (2) send a high resolution digital photo to news@eastsidehill.com. Either way, provide your name, address, title of the image, and a way to contact you. For prints, tape the above information on the back. Only images that are eligible for prizes become the property of the Eastside Hill Neighborhood Association (EHNA).

DISPLAY OF IMAGES: As space permits, entries will be displayed in the Association’s Bulletin Board in the main/center exit of Mega Foods East.

CONTEST JUDGING: Eastside Hill images will be judged on concept, composition, color, aesthetics and emotive power. Judges: Lori Chilefone; see her work at www.portalwisconisn.org, search under her name. Mitchell Spencer, see his photos at www.mitchellspencer.com. And Hope Greene, see her photos at www.hopegreene.com.

PHOTO TAKING WORKSHOP: A class in how to make and Eastside Hill winning image, led by Bob Andruszkiewicz. January  10, 2015 at Volume One, 205 North Dewey St. 11am–Noon.

PRIZES: From Molly Marie Photography, at 1602 Hogeboom, a $100 Photo Shoot.  From Anybody’s Bikeshop, at 411 Water Street, a $50 Gift Card. From Schmitt Music, at 919 S. Hastings Way, a concert size Lanikai Ukulele and Instruction Book. From Walgreens, at 1819 S. Hastings Way, a $25 Gift Card and an 11X17 Canvas Print of the best photo. Thanks also to Volume One for the Workshop space and Mega East for accepting printed images. Thank and support these businesses.

QUESTIONS: Contact us through our web site.


January Meeting: Open Committee Seat

The Eastside Hill Neighborhood Association is holding its January meeting on Thursday, Jan. 15 at 6:30pm at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church (1310 Main St., library).

Date and Time: Thursday, Jan. 15, 6:30pm
Place: Our Savior’s Lutheran Church • 1310 Main St. • Eau Claire, WI (library)

• Public Comments
• Old Business
• New Business
• Due to a member leaving the neighborhood, there will be a special election to fill that one Steering Committee position; this position will be up for re-election in September, 2015. Interested neighbors need only show up!

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