Town of Cobourg Seeking local artists to develop interactive selfie frames for the Marina and Campground

The Community Services Division is seeking submissions from local artists to design and build creative and interactive selfie frames for the Cobourg Marina and Victoria Park Campground. The successful applicant(s) will receive $500 each to be put towards the development of the frames.

Marina Selfie Frame:

  • The Marina Selfie frame will be housed on the lawn of the Marina Office
  • The frame needs to be self-standing with the ability to be weighed down to secure it from wind
  • Frame should have a nautical theme and incorporate images and/or items that are characteristic of Cobourg
  • Frame should incorporate interactive elements with space for two to three people to pose (Please ensure accessibility for those in a wheelchair, ie opening from 3.5 feet to 6ft)
  • Frame should include handles on the back to ensure stability for those taking photos
  • Frame must incorporate the Experience Cobourg logo (Town will provide) and the following social media handles and hashtags
    • Instagram: @ExperienceCobourg
    • Facebook: @CobourgMarina
    • Twitter: @ExpCobourg
    • #ExperienceCobourg

Campground Selfie Frame:

  • The Campground Selfie frame will be housed on the lawn of the campground
  • The frame needs to be self-standing with the ability to be weighted down to secure it from wind
  • Frame should have a camping theme and incorporate images and/or items that are characteristic of Cobourg
  • Frame should incorporate interactive elements with space for two to three people to pose (Please ensure accessibility for those in a wheelchair, ie opening from 3.5 feet to 6ft)
  • Frame should include handles on the back to ensure stability for those taking photos
  • Frame must incorporate the Experience Cobourg logo (Town will provide) and the following social media handles and hashtags
    • Instagram: @ExperienceCobourg
    • Facebook: @VictoriaParkCampground
    • Twitter: @ExpCobourg
    • #ExperienceCobourg

Deadlines:

  • Conceptual drawings are due April 30th and frames need to be completed and delivered to the Cobourg Marina Office by May 21st

Questions and Submissions:

  • Please send conceptual drawings to jchapmandavis@cobourg.ca
  • For questions or additional information please contact Jackie Chapman Davis at 905-372-9971 Ext 4363 or 905-373-7976.