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Posted on: March 16, 2017

Local artist selected in logo design competition

The City of Brighton and the 2017 Art in the Park Festival administrative team announced the selection of Amanda M. Ortiz as the winner of the logo design competition. The Ortiz design was selected from several local and Denver metro and front range challengers. The logo selected will be utilized as a recognizable design in marketing the 2017 Art in the Park Festival. Ortiz received a cash award for the selection.

As a Brighton based artist, Ortiz specializes in whimsical art and design. She specializes in dynamic image making that is created with traditional and digital methods. She recently began her own creative product brand called Amorarts Creative. Ortiz has also shown her works locally in the 2016 Eye for Arts Summer of Dimensions Show and is a registered Eye for Art artist. Follow her creative journey on her blog, or on Instagram and see her work this year at Art in the Park June 24.  

The Art in the Park Festival will feature both local and regional artists and creatives from across the state of Colorado at Carmichael Park Saturday, June 24. Artists interested in participating at this event are asked to complete an application form at the Brighton Art and Culture website at:

To learn more about the Art in the Park Festival or to participate, please call David Gallegos at 303-655-2176 or Laurie Maier at 303-655-2034.

The City of Brighton proudly supports and promotes art and culture within the city.


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