#RedWednesday Art Competition

“Release Me”

We invite you to be a part of an exciting art competition, linking to our annual #RedWednesday campaign, the theme for this competition is “Release Me” – artists are free to interpret this at their will.

Who can enter?

EVERYONE! We have three categories:
0-10 years
11-16 years
16 years and up

There will be a 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winner from each category.

We are thrilled to say cartoonist Helena Tarrant, illustrated of Nicholas and the Six Bells, will be one of our guest judges. Winners will also receive a signed piece of Helena’s original work from the book as well as an ACN trophy. The 9 winning pieces will also be displayed in Farm Street Church in the week of #RedWednesday.

Winning pieces will be displayed in our offices around the world as well as featured in our national mailing in January 2021.

How to enter:

  1. Email our Events Manager, Catharine, at [email protected] to register your place in the competition, with your name and age.
  2. Artists are to send 3 photos of their work to Catharine, rather than the actual piece, and a short story about the inspiration behind the piece.
  3. The closing date for entries to be received by Catharine is 31st October.

Mediums: mediums used must be one of, or a mix of, the following: paint, pastels, charcoal, graphite, ink – no photography or sculpture please.
Max height and width of piece: 841mm x 594mm/33.1in x 23.4in/A1paper size.

Nicholas and the Six Bells by Rev David Ackerman. Illustrated by Helena Tarrant. ON SALE SOON!