Special Events

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Winter Art Contest

Morinville Community Library is opening its Winter Art Contest up to everyone! 

Here's the scoop:

Submissions

  • Submissions will be accepted from November 12th to midnight on December 12th
  • Art must have a Winter Holiday theme or be subject to disqualification
  • All mediums of art will be accepted - whatever your ART desires!
  • Submissions will be accepted:
  • The following details will be required for online submissions:
    • Participant first and last name
    • Participant age
    • Participant phone number
    • Parent name if under the age of 16
    • The winter holiday the participant chose for their theme
    • If the participant is okay with their art on Social Media, and if they win, if we can add their picture on social media
    • If the participant is okay with their art (or a printout of their art) being displayed in the lobby "cage"
  • While permission to display art is not required in order to participate, please note that items that cannot be displayed cannot be part of the Popular Vote portion of the contest.

Judging

  • Popular vote between December 14th-19th
  • Winners will be announced December 22nd
  • Prizes for each age category will be officially announced at the beginning of December
  • Prizes can be picked up starting December 22nd, and the following days that the library is open.

 

Age Categories

  • Under 11: will receive a participation prize
  • 12-15: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prizes
  • 16+: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prizes
  • All age categories: Popular Vote

Submit by email

Complete Prize List

 

16+ Prizes

1st Place Prize:

-          XP-Pen StarG640 6x4 Inch Ultrathin Tablet

-          100% Cotton Artist Canvas 11x14 Inch

-          9x13 Inch Sketch Pad

-          500g Natural Modelling Clay

-          2 Tombow Mono Erasers

-          1 Graphite Pencil

 

2nd Place

-          Staedtler® Mars® Lumograph® Drawing Pencils, Set of 6

-          100% Cotton Artist Canvas 11x14 Inch

-          Strathmore® 400 Series Mixed Media Pad 6'' x 8''

-          Faber-Castel Foldable Water Pot

-          2 TomBow Mono Erasers

-          1 Graphite Pencil

 

3rd Place

-          Black Pitt artist Pen 4 pack

-          Tombow Mono Eraser

-          Pencil

 

 

12-15 Prizes

1st Place

-          Ohuhu Duel Tip Alcohol Markers, set of 40

-          100% Cotton Artist Canvas 11x14 Inch

-          Strathmore® 400 Series Marker Paper, 3 sheets

-          11x14 Inch Sketch Pat

-          500g Natural Modelling Clay

-          2 Tombow Mono Erasers

-          1 Graphite Pencil

 

2nd Place

-          Staedtler® Mars® Lumograph® Drawing Pencils, Set of 6

-          Strathmore® 400 Series Mixed Media Pad 6'' x 8''

-          Faber-Castel Kneadable Art Eraser

-          2 TomBow Mono Erasers

-          1 Graphite Pencil

 

3rd Place

-          Black Pitt artist Pen 4 pack

-          Tombow Mono Eraser

-          Pencil

 

Under 11 – Participation Prize

-          Artist’s Loft Sketchbook

-          Tombow Eraser

-          Pencil