Today is the deadline for June Xpressions!
By Times Xpress Editor
© St. Petersburg Times
published June 3, 2002
Xpressions, our monthly showcase for the art, writing and photography of students through the 12th grade, is looking for your work! Xpressions appears the last Monday of each month inside Floridian. Please read the following instructions before submitting your work, which must be based on the designated themes. Here are some upcoming themes and deadlines:
JUNE: UNDERGROUND -- Close your eyes and imagine what's going on under our lawns, our houses, our roads, with this month's theme, contributed by Marie Breslin of SunFlower Private School in Gulfport. Postmark deadline: TODAY.
JULY and AUGUST: OPEN THEME -- Dream about the fun you'll have this summer, dream about anything you wish for these months' "unthemed" submissions. Postmark deadline: July 8 and Aug. 5.
Work may be edited for length and content. Please send your work, theme suggestions and comments to: Xpressions, c/o Nancy Green, St. Petersburg Times, 1000 N Ashley Drive, Tampa, FL 33602.
All work must follow the designated theme and be your own creation.
Artwork must be on white, unlined paper, with the medium stated on the back (oil, pastel, crayon, etc.). Be sure to include your name, age, school, grade, address, ZIP code and phone number, with area code.
IMPORTANT: Please note that your work will not be considered without the information above. Stories must be no longer than 150 words. We can return only artwork, and only if you indicate that you want it back.
Here's the rest of today's Xpress