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Lilly Oncology on Canvas Art Program

Submit your art, poetry, or music

When you submit artwork, a song, or a poem to Oncology on Canvas®, it’s an easy three-step process. Please make sure you have everything you need before you start, since you can’t save your submission form and come back to finish it later. Regardless of the type of art you submit, it needs a submission title, as well as a narrative that describes the art and what it means to you. To get an idea of what other people have done, you can browse the gallery. In addition, there are specific submission requirements for artwork, songs, and poems.

For artwork please ensure you have one of the following:

  1. A high-resolution photograph of your artwork saved as a JPG or PNG file. Here are some helpful tips for photographing your artwork:
    • Use proper lighting
    • Stabilize your camera
    • Place your artwork on a level surface
    • Ensure your artwork is not in a glass frame
    • Turn off your camera's flash
  2. or
  3. Artwork scanned at 100% with 300 dpi

For music, please make sure you have:

  1. A digital music file saved in an MP3 format
  2. Optional: A high-resolution JPG or PNG file if you plan to submit a visual representation of your music

For poetry, please make sure you have:

  1. The actual poem (for keying into the applicable field)
  2. Optional: An MP3 file if you plan to submit an audio version of the poem
  3. Optional: A high-resolution JPG or PNG file if you plan to submit a visual representation of your poem

When you have all your submission materials ready, click the "Get Started" button.