Rotary District 1070 Youth Service
YOUNG ARTIST COMPETITION, 2018 – 2019
Theme ‘Beauty of Nature’
Objectives: This competition aims to encourage young people to:
- Express their ideas through any artistic medium other than photography
- Interpret a given theme
- Use artistic skill, imagination and creativity
This competition is open to all young people who must be entered by their local Rotary Club who may arrange their own competitions.
Entrants can be from Schools, Youth Clubs, Scouts & Guides etc. or individuals..
Clubs are required to let the District Organiser know if they intend to participate by Friday 8th March 2019.
Dependent on the number of clubs taking part the top three in each age range will be eligible for the District Competition.
There are three age categories, with ages taken on 30 August 2018.
Junior Aged 7-10 years (born between 01/09/2007 and 31/08/2011)
Intermediate Aged 11-13 years (born between 01/09/2004 and 31/08/2008)
Senior Aged 14-17 years (born between 01/09/2000 and 31/08/2004)
The theme is ‘Beauty of Nature’. This theme can be interpreted in as many and varied ways as the entrants’ imaginations allow.
Entries: Entries should be preferably no larger than A2 size, but must be easily transportable.
Any media is acceptable, including ceramics and other art forms excepting Photographs
Entries will be judged on
- Imagination and style
- Content and composition
Final: The final will be held in April 2019 with the awards ceremony at the DeMontfort University Leicester in June 2019
For full details of the competition download the Young Artist Competition entry form here: The Young Artist Entry Form
All entries to the District competition MUST be accompanied by a completed official entry form by Friday 8th March 2019
Collective entries from a group or class are encouraged, and will be judged as a separate category.
District contact: Eoin Martyn ( RC Towcester)