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Welcome Artists!

Whether you’re a student still learning the basics or a pro who’s ‘been at it’ for a while, we want to see your interpretation of this year’s keywords, inspired by National Pizza Month and our partner, HOT ITALIAN.


  1. passione (passion)
  2. avanti (innovation)
  3. fresco (fresh)

What does that look like to you?

The winning design will be printed on HOT ITALIAN pizza boxes in October and November. We'll celebrate with a pizza party on November 4th. Join us! (Details coming soon)



  1. All entries are due by 11:59 p.m. PDT on Sunday Oct 11, 2015
  2. Each artist may submit one design per inspiration word, for a total of up to three designs.
  3. Each design must be either a PDF OR a 300 DPI high-resolution JPG, measuring 14"x14" inches. Black and white. No bleeds. Please convert ALL text to outline.
  4. Each jpeg must be labeled as follows: first name_last name_contest word. eg: Jane_Doe_fresco.png
  5. Winning designer in a category of "student" and a category of "professional" will each be awarded a $500 cash prize.
  6. By submitting your designs you agree to be included in a brief show of “top 10” if selected. Additionally, winning design(s) will be awarded a cash prize and as such Capital Public Radio will own those designs for future use and promotions.