The Jim Henson Company just announced the following contest today... Since Fraggle Rock's creation in 1983 it has been seen in 80 countries and watched in a least ten different languages and, to this day, continues to enjoy a loyal international following. In celebration of Fraggle Rock's 30th anniversary, The Jim Henson Company is inviting aspiring artists to design the artwork for their exclusive merchandise. One winner will have their design featured and produced on select items for Fraggle Rock's 30th anniversary, in addition to receiving a private tour of the Jim Henson design studios, followed by invitation to Fraggle Rock's 30th Anniversary party in Los Angeles. The Jim Henson Company's Choice The winning design will be featured and produced in elements of Fraggle Rock's 30th anniversary merchandise line, which will be promoted and sold on their online store. In addition, the winner will receive: A private tour of The Jim Henson Company and attendance to Fraggle Rock's 30th anniversary party (travel and two nights' accommodation in Los Angeles for two provided) A framed copy of their artwork A feature on Henson.com and Henson's Facebook page $2,500 Eight runners-up, as selected by The Jim Henson Company, will each receive: A feature on Henson.com and Henson's Facebook page A framed copy of their artwork $500 People's Choice The highest voted artist will receive: A feature on Henson.com and Henson's Facebook page A framed copy of their artwork $500 Get Involved Submit by: June 20, 2012 Vote: June 21, 2012 10am PST- June 28, 2012 10am PST Winner(s) Announced: July 12, 2012 For more info and to submit your work visit: http://www.talenthouse.com/design-for-fraggle-rock-jim-henson For more info on Fraggle Rock's 30th Anniversary: http://henson.com/press_releases/2012-04-25.pdf If you plan on making a submission, please like this post and tell us about it!