Please submit entries in one of the following categories:

Grade 4-6 students are encouraged to submit a poster 11" x 17" poster . Hand drawn only, no computer imaging.

Grades 7-9 and 10-12 are encouraged to submit in the following two categories: Photo (min. 1 MB ) and Original Art (minimum of 11" x 17" to maximum of 24" x 36")

General Rules

  • Participants must live in and attend a school in Alberta
  • All submissions must convey a positive message
  • All Grades: Original Art Only
  • Limit of one entry per person

Photographs

  • Photos should be a minimum 1MB, suitable for printing at 5'x7', and be submitted in jpeg format
  • Images must be date/time stamped.
  • Internet images will be disqualified

Submissions become property of Environmental Artworks Foundation of Alberta (EAFA). Submissions will not be returned. The EAFA retains the right to use any items submitted for promotional purposes. Winning entries will appear on the Environmental Artworks Foundation of Alberta website: www.artworksalberta.org

Posters
  • Posters must incorporate creative and original art work and ideas. Cartoon, video game, movie/television characters etc. will not be considered as original and cannot be used in the poster.
  • Posters must be a minimum of 11 x 17 and maximum of 24" x 36". Posters must be on white poster paper, larger or smaller entries will not be accepted. Posters should not be laminated.
  • Any media may be used (watercolor, pen and ink, collage, crayon, markers etc.), however; posters must be flat, not 3-D.
  • For privacy issues please do not place any information such as name, age or school on the front of the poster.

Submissions become property of Environmental Artworks Foundation of Alberta (EAFA). Submissions will not be returned. The EAFA retains the right to use any items submitted for promotional purposes. Winning entries will appear on the Environmental Artworks Foundation of Alberta website: www.artworksalberta.org

Judging
Submissions will be judged on originality, composition, quality and relevance to the theme.

How to submit digital entries

1. Visit http://artworksalberta.mediaco.ca

2. Enter the username and password below and follow the on-screen instructions.

Username: artworks
Password: alberta

How to submit posters
All submissions must be accompanied by an entry form. Forms can be downloaded from: www.artworksalberta.org/downloads/2017EntryForm.pdf.

Mail to:

Artworks 2017 Contest
Environmental Artworks Foundation of Alberta
Suite 102, 2528 Ellwood Drive SW
Edmonton, AB T6X 0A9

Deadline

Submissions must be postmarked NO later than March 10, 2017. Entries received after the deadline will NOT be considered. Winners will be announced on Earth Day, April 22, 2017.


Contest Prizes


For further information, contact EAFA:


The Environmental Artworks Foundation of Alberta (EAFA)
c/o Environmental Services Association of Alberta
Suite 102, 2528 Ellwood Drive SW
Edmonton, AB T6X 0A9

phone: 780.429.6363 ext. 225
e-mail: byma@esaa.org