We have some great prizes! Our grand prize is $1000 for the overall winner from any medium, any age group! There will be a first prize awarded in each category per age group, $200 (over 18) and $125 (17 and under). The Children's Art Space will have 3 prizes awarded, one $50 and two $25 prizes. One extra bonus award will be announced during the live premier as well, valued at $200!
Category and Grand Prize winners will be announced during our Livestream Premier which you can watch by going to www.hpac.org. and clicking "Watch" on May 23rd, 2020 at 7pm. Our judges are local art professionals and will be the ones choosing our winners.
An artist can only win one category prize or the the Grand Prize, but may enter multiple categories and may enter up to two times in a single category.
GUIDELINES FOR ENTERING YOUR ARTWORK
The contest is for amateurs.
Art must be your own original work.
No characters or settings shall be directly copied from licensed IP(intellectual property) ex. tracing. You can use for inspiration, but not claim someone else's work as your own.
We ask that it be a recent work; something you've worked on during the past few months of the pandemic and our time of physical distancing; or within the last year or so.
Submissions are due on May 20, 2020 my midnight. You may enter multiple categories, and up to two times in a single category. (there is no cost to enter)
Contributors must be current residents of Windsor / Essex, ON, and winners may be asked to provide proof of county residency.
Submit artwork to Heritage Park by the submit button below. Take a good quality photo (png or jpg) of your work against a blank background; photos and digital work can be sent as original files.
Parents must submit for children ages 10 and under.
Parents email must be included for youth under 18.
No nudity, obscenity, illicit content or art offensive to any race, religion, sex or political background. We are looking for family friendly art.
You must agree to have your artwork posted on this website, and agree that is could be used in Heritage Park Alliance Church's promotional material for future art shows, as well as be presented on the live-stream premier.
Your private information will not be given to a third party, or used for any purpose other than reasons related to this art show. Only your name and age (if under 18) will be publicly displayed or announced with your art description.
Parent's can request a display of first name only, for young artists in the Children's Art Space.
Entries will be 'blind', but artist's names will be added to the website after the judging is finished, and will remain on the site where you can continue to view and share it.