Friday, August 6, 2010

Announcing EHAG's 1st Annual Next Generation Halloween Art Contest!

What: A Kid's Halloween Art Contest
Who: Children ages 10-14
When: Now thru August 31st, 2010. The winner will be announced by September 7, 2010
Where: Online at the EHAG Facebook Page and EHAG Blog
How: Parents email an image of your little ghoul's Halloween themed artwork to along with the young artist's name, age, date, contact info, title of piece and medium used.
Prize: $100 gift certificate for art supplies from the winner's art supply store of choice.

Be as creative as possible and all artwork must be created solely by the young artist. We ask that no gore be depicted. Artwork will be judged based on originality and use of medium, and all mediums will be accepted. (All EHAG family members are excluded from participation.)

The artists of EHAG are obviously not the first generation to create Halloween art, and we certainly will not be the last. So, we decided to sponsor a kid's art contest that both celebrates our most favorite holiday and nurtures their creative spirit! And, as we know that there must be children out there that love both art and Halloween, why not begin to encourage them today!

Good luck, and we look forward to seeing your creative Halloween art entries!


barbara burkard said...

ugh...just broke my will be 9 year old granddaughter artists heart...NOW she wants to just skip over becoming 9 to be TEN! My fault...i got her all stoked up for this..and oooops...guess this nonnie should keep quiet til i know the is GONNA COST ME...LOL

Johanna Parker said...

Well, this is just the first year of our Halloween art contest, so she has something to look forward to in the years ahead..... and practice practice makes perfect! So, please encourage her to keep dreaming and creating in the meantime!

Anonymous said...

what a great idea!

Linda said...

what a lovely idea, helping encourage halloween artists of the future.

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