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Wax Poetry and Art. Canada's art magazine. Published by Kirk Ramdath.

Wax Poetry and Art presents
Cover Art / Photo Contest

Wax Poetry and Art welcomes all visual artists and photographers residing
in Canada, or anywhere else on earth, to participate in this free contest.

To enter this contest, submit images of visual art or photography to
Poetry and Art
, as per the guidelines found on the Submissions page.

All images accepted for publication will be considered for the cover. If one of
your images is selected for the cover, you will be awarded a cash prize.

Copyright of the original image is retained by the creator.

Wax Poetry and Art obtains the right to use the image as situated in the
cover, permanently and without exclusion, with freedom to adapt the image,
when necessary, to suit different media formats and platforms, specifically
for the purpose of representing and marketing the magazine and the
creative work contained within.

If one of your images is selected for the cover of Wax Poetry and Art (this
publication), you will be awarded $25.

Images will also be considered for use in the covers of all Kirk Ramdath
publications, including
Eleventh Transmission, Phoenix Photo&Fiction,
Weekly Poems, Axil Poetry and Art, and Wax Poetry & Art International.
If one of your images is selected for the cover of one of these other
publications, you will be awarded $10.

Submission Guidelines
Send 3 to 8 original high quality JPEG images (preferably at 300 dpi with a
minimum pixel length on the long side of 1,000 pixels).

For visual art, when deemed appropriate, please include the titles of all
pieces, the medium used, the dimensions of the original artwork, and a short

For photography, when deemed appropriate, please include the geographic
location where the photo was taken.

Please use the email subject header, "Wax cover art / photo submission".

Questions or comments? Please email

About the Editor
Kirk Ramdath
is the publisher of Wax Poetry and Art, Weekly Poem, Axil
Poetry and Art, Phoenix Photo&Fiction, Eleventh Transmission, and Wax
Poetry & Art International. Kirk has created space for hundreds of Canadian
poets, writers, visual artists, musicians, and photographers in print, online,
and on stage. As the organizer of Passion Pitch Poetry, he organized sixty
events in Calgary. Kirk has a Bachelor of Arts in English, with Distinction,
from the University of Calgary. He has received three writing grants from
Canada Council for the Arts, and is working on writing and everything else.
Kirk is a full member of the League of Canadian Poets and the Writers Union
of Canada.
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