1. Flat Art Tip Box is a submission competition
2. The tips must be connected together to create a canvas for the artwork
3. Competitors may use the following nail art media: airbrushing, acrylic paint, color gels and paints, nail polish.
4. The art media must be used in an artistic way
5. All hand painting techniques are allowed but the artwork must be completely flat.

6. NO nail art embellishments such as Rhinestones, pearls, bullion, foils and crushed shells.
7. No decals or any kind. No stamping of any kind
8. The artwork for this competition will be judged as a compete portrait. One completed
9. The artwork may have all types of artistry and all styles and creativity.

10. There should be a strong theme presented in the artwork
11. Total possible points is 100
12. The maximum score given for each of the 9 criteria judged for this competition are:
a. Level of difficulty 20pts
b. Balance 10pts
c. Composition 10pts
d. Originality 10pts
e. Media 10pts
f. Graphic Quality 10pts
g. Continuity of theme 10pts
h. Clarity of design 10pts
i. Color Theory 10pts