Thank you for your interest in designing a mural for the Rancho Bowl 60th Anniversary Mural Design

The top 3-5 top artworks will be featured to the public for a voting process at the Rancho Bowl 60th Anniversary Celebration, June 13-16, 2019

Please note that this is a preview of our mural guidelines: 
    • Upon submitting an interest application, you will receive the full guidelines to the email you provide us. This information is to assist you in your preparations.

Please note:
    • Artists are encouraged to submit a color scale rendering of the proposed design and are not responsible for the execution of the mural painting.

  • Mural Guidelines and Criteria:
    • Murals will be evaluated on the following criteria: Relevance of the piece to the building or city, its values, culture, and people. Murals within the town, should be based on one or more of the following themes: The history of Santa Maria Natural beauty of the area Agricultural & Farming Local sports, arts or education Inclusive community or hospitality The artist must submit the following materials for consideration: A color scale rendering including a sketch or image depicting the proposed design or otherwise representing the design intent for the proposed mural. All submissions must be oriented horizontally (landscape) in JPEG or PNG format.

  • Mural Wall: 
    • Wall surface measurements for this mural are 122 ft (Width) x 20 ft (Height)

  • Eligibility: 
    • An artist, business owner, organization or the public can propose a mural. However, the individual must be 14 years of age or older to enter the competition. In addition, one design per entry will be accepted.

  • Application, Review, and Winning Design Selection Process: 
    • Prizes will include a $500 Gift Card from Rancho Bowl as well as having your art featured on the wall. Projects that do not meet all the design criteria/guidelines, may be eliminated from the competition. Moreover, Rancho Bowl reserves the right to accept or reject all entries.