Welcome to our first annual caribArt Croydon School's Art Festival hosted by our partner Elizabeth James Gallery of 10 Portland Road, South Norwood, London, United Kingdom!
This is an exciting time for the caribArt team as we look forward to the lovely work that will no doubt be produced by the children of the London Borough of Croydon. The only question left to be answered is which school will win the grand prize!
This competition is open to all primary and secondary school students in the borough of Croydon.
We are calling for submissions in the following areas:
CLASS 1 Picture Making (Paintings in water colour, oil, acrylic or mixed media) CLASS 2 Drawing (Pencil, Charcoal, Crayon, Ink) CLASS 3 3-Dimensional Work (Sculpture & Construction) CLASS 4 Fabric Design (Tie-Dye, Batik & Painting) CLASS 5 Print-Making, Lettering & Illustrations (Cards, Posters)
MAXIMUM SIZE: 30 X 40 cm
Deadline for preliminary entries is Sat. 24th February 2018 at 5:00 p.m. Judging will take place and participants will be informed by 1st March, 2018 with further details.
Deadline for the quarter-final entries is Mon. 2nd April 2018 at 5:00 p.m. Judging will take place and participants will be informed by 9th April, 2018 with further details. Entries that qualify will proceed to the final round where a new challenge will be issued.
Deadline for the final entries is Mon. 21st May 2018 at 5:00 p.m. Winners will be announced by 24th May, 2018
All participants will receive certificates of participation. Those advancing to the quarter final round will receive specially sponsored prizes. Finalists will receive all of the above, a trophy and personal grand prize!
Vote for your school!
You will have the opportunity to vote for your favourite artist so don't forget to follow our Instagram page @caribartcollections