Are you a fancy artist? Prove it by entering the Mercury Coloring Contest! Simply color this wonderful Jack Pollock illustration using any medium you prefer (no human or animal fluids, please), and mail your entry FLAT (not folded) in a 12" x 15.5" envelope with your name and address attached, to "Coloring Contest," c/o Portland Mercury, 605 NE 21st, Suite 200, Portland, 97232. You can also send a digital high-resolution file (300 dpi) to:

ALL AGES are welcome to enter, and the winning cover will not only grace our July 4 issue, you'll also win $200! WOW!

Click on the image below to download a PDF of the cover you can print out and color!