Peachtree Artists Talk About Their Designs

Friday, April 13, 2012

Three UWG are students are finalists in the 2012 AJC Peachtree Road Race T-shirt Design Contest. This is the fourth consecutive year University of West Georgia art students have been in the contest.

As in previous years, they were students in Clint Samples’ graphic design class. All took the class, Digital Media for Artists, last fall.

Three UWG are students are finalists in the 2012 AJC Peachtree Road Race T-shirt Design Contest. This is the fourth consecutive year University of West Georgia art students have been in the contest.

They talk about their designs on the YouTube videos below.

Caitlyn Weathers, 22, a senior:
http://youtu.be/r2lbulsQtQM

Clarissa Robinson, 24, a junior:
http://youtu.be/HT7BoV1Hsy4

Mallory Royal, 22, who graduated last year:
http://youtu.be/fBe9ryB8GIw

They are three of the five finalists in the contest. Voting is open until April 30. You can vote once per day. To see all of the designs and to vote go to: http://ajc.upickem.net/engine/Welcome.aspx?contestid=50735

The winner will be announced on July 4, the day of the Atlanta Track Club’s high-profile 10K. The winning design will be printed on 60,000 T-shirts and the winner will receive $1,000. The other four artists will get $100.