Monday, March 1, 2021

January 2021 Art Contest

Deepa Krishnan proudly presents an exciting series of FREE to enter, fun art contests for kids in the age group 4-14 years. Nothing like a good old-fashioned contest to get those creative neurons firing! Put your child's artistic skills to test and enter this art competition online! Please like/follow the Facebook page for contest updates.

January 2021 Contest

Wishing you and your family, a very happy and prosperous New Year! This month's theme is "Animal(s) or Bird(s)" which may be real or fictional. The artwork can be in any medium of your choice and either 2-Dimensional or 3-Dimensional. Use this opportunity to challenge yourself to explore new art media and techniques. Gather all the supplies and get ready to create your own original work of art.

Please like/follow the Facebook page for contest updates. Check out the sample below for inspiration.

"Dragon" by Shreya Subash

Art Contest Results

Thanks to all the parents for encouraging their children to participate in this Art contest. All kids have done an AMAZING job!! The next contest will be announced on 1-Mar-2021. Stay tuned!!  

Winners from the Blue Group

Winners from the Green Group

Winners from the Yellow Group

Winners from the Red Group

All qualifying entries received in each category 

All entries in the Blue Group

All entries in the Green Group

All entries in the Yellow Group

All entries in the Red Group

Contest Details

By submitting your child's artwork here, you have read and accepted the following rules, terms, and conditions 📜.

Eligibility: Contest is open to all kids in the age group 4-14 years from any part of this world 🌎! Extra-terrestrials, please don't apply!
The entries that have been submitted in the previous month's contests will not qualify for this month's contest. The artworks created in a class environment under the guidance of a teacher will not qualify for the contest.

Categories: The participants are grouped into the following categories as per their age at the time of participation.
  • Red Group: Ages 4 to 5 years
  • Yellow Group: Ages 6 to 8 years
  • Green Group: Ages 9 to 11 years
  • Blue Group: Ages 12 to 14 years

The January contest timelines are as follows.
  • 1-Jan-2021: Contest Announcement for the month.
  • 15-Feb-2021: Deadline to submit the artwork. 
  • From 17-Feb-2021 to 20-Feb-2021: All qualifying entries from each age-group will be posted everyday in the website and social media pages.
  • 21-Feb-2021: Announcement of Prize winners in the Red Group.
  • 22-Feb-2021: Announcement of Prize winners in the Yellow Group.
  • 23-Feb-2021: Announcement of Prize winners in the Green Group.
  • 24-Feb-2021: Announcement of Prize winners in the Blue Group.

All participants will receive a Surprise Gift and the winners 🏆 from each category will receive their Award Certificate by email. The winning entries will be featured in the social media pages for the whole world to see 👀. Winner's photo or video (as per the winner's preference) will also be posted along with their winning entry.

Judging Criteria: All artworks will be judged based on the following criteria and the judge's decision is final.
  • Adherence to the theme of the contest. 
  • Creativity.
  • Uniqueness / Originality.
  • Aesthetic Quality ( Design, Composition, Color/Tones).
  • Selection and application of the materials used.
  • Quality of the Artwork submitted.

Rights: Content submitted will appear in website page and social media sites with credit given to submitting artist without any transfer of rights belonging to the artist. Deepa Krishnan reserves the right to remove files from the page without prior notice. 

Past Contests