Call for Artists and Designers


"The Reuse Project" Call for Artists & Designers is now open!

Deadline: October 15th, 2018 | 5:00pm.

Artists and Designers are invited to submit a design to be screen-printed on a 100% cotton, reusable shopping bag. At the end of the submission period, four (4) designs will be chosen as winners. The winning designs will then be screen-printed onto bags, one design per. The bags will then be sold in local businesses and markets with the mission of reducing the use of single use plastic bags. All proceeds from the sale of each reusable shopping bag will go to benefit The Exchange NLA, who exists to enhance the current work of nonprofit organizations, to nurture future leaders, and cultivate new and emerging programs!

All artwork and applications must be submitted before October 15th, 2018 at 5:00pm.

Limit one (1) design per person.

Categories Include:

Young Artist–Under 18 | Adult–18&Older

One (1) winner will be selected from the Young Artist category

Three (3) winners will be selected for the Adult category.

Winners will be notified and announced Mid-October. Each winner will received one (1) $50 gift card to Fine Line Supply Co. in Ruston, LA.

Applications and Art Guidelines can be found at