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CPSMA Our School Family National Art Competition.
2018 sees Ireland hosting the World Meeting of Families. In order to highlight the importance of our school family, which is one of the themes for Catholic Schools Week 2018 CPSMA would like to invite schools to participate in a national art competition with the theme:
‘Our School Family’
Ferns Diocesan Pastoral Council Art, Prayer & Short Story Competition
Categories: 1: First & Second Class, 2: Third & Fourth Class, 3: Fifth & Sixth Class
Closing date: 15th February 2018
Texaco Children's Art Competition
Subject: One of the most interesting things about art is its diversity. That's why your entry to our Competition can be about anything that interests you.
Size of artwork: Your entry should not be smaller than A4 (29.7cm x 21.0cm) or larger than A2 (59.4cm x 42.0cm) before it is mounted, which is optional. Please submit your artwork in flat format only, it should not be rolled, folded or framed.
Use of Materials: You may use any type of paper, white, coloured, rough or smooth. The work that you submit may be drawn or painted in pencil, charcoal, pen and ink, crayon, pastel, watercolour, gouache, acrylics, oils, poster colour and collage. Alternatively, it may be a print created from a lino block, wood block or any other method, and your artwork may be submitted on canvas. Only digitally produced works using any artwork software may be submitted to the Competition by email at email@example.com. A photograph or scanned image of an original artwork will not be considered under any circumstances.
Originality: Your work should be original and unaided. Please do not copy another person's work. Any source imagery must be indicated at time of entry. Failure to properly reference any source imagery may result in disqualification.
Number of Entries: You may submit up to two entries per individual. Where you submit more than one entry you should clip the artwork together. Only individual entries will be accepted and they may be submitted directly by you, by your school or by your art group.
Information Required: If you are submitting artwork to the Competition that has been undertaken in your school or at an external art class, you should include the following information on the back of your entry: Name and age, Category and title of entry, School name, school address, school email address, school telephone number and school teacher or art teacher's name and Signature of school teacher or art teacher
If you are submitting artwork to the Competition that has been undertaken in your home, please include all of the information above on your entry with the exception of your teacher or art teacher's signature. Instead, your parent or guardian's signature will be required in addition to your home address, your home telephone number and home email address.
The Closing Date: The closing date for receipt of entries is Wednesday, 28th February 2018.
The decade 2012-2022 is categorised as the ‘Decade of Centenaries' as it marks the centenary of a number of important historical events and developments that occurred in the period 1912-1922, and which formed a vital role in the formation of modern Ireland
As part of the ‘Decade of Centenaries' commemorations, schools and students at all levels of primary and post-primary schools across Ireland are invited, in the 2017-18 school year, to enter the fifth annual schools' history competition. The selected themes have a particular link to events of a century ago across the island of Ireland.
This year, at both primary and post-primary levels, projects are invited under the following general headings:
The deadline for receipt of completed projects is 23 rd March 2018 with the winners being announced, and prizes awarded, before the end of May 2018.
Projects must be submitted online to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org . Each project must include a cover sheet at the front and a bibliography listing the sources consulted.
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