According to Phoenix artist Mark Hicks, “The magic of a quiet, moonlit desert night has always been a creative spark as well as a refuge for me. I sincerely hope to turn this inspiration into book someday when my illustration assignment and work schedule are lighter.”
Share your Creative Spark:
NextAZ begins with you – your voice, your values, and your imagination.
Submit by Mail
If you'd prefer to share your creative spark by mail, print and complete this form (if you are a minor, have your parent or guardian complete this form instead) and mail it along with your submission to
Arizona Commission on the Arts
Attn: Creative Spark
417 W Roosevelt St
Phoenix, AZ 85003
Please be aware that your submission will not be returned to you.