Competition for Young Writers and Artists 2017
- Prizes for the best Poetry & Stories provided by Bookends of Fowey
- Prizes for the best Pictures provided by The Bodmin Decorative and Fine Arts Society
- Winning pictures framed by Atishoo Gallery
Your entries this year should be about The Quay
- Create a picture, a poem, a story or all three & enter them into the competition.
- Poems can be up to 20 lines and short stories can be up to 200 words.
- Poem and story entries should be on A4 paper. Pictures should be on A4 or square (21cm x 21cm) paper or card.
- The competition is open to young writers & artists up to 16 years old.
- Closing date is 24th March 2017. Entry is free.
- Prizes totalling £500 will be presented at the Fowey Festival of Arts & Literature 6th – 13th May 2017.
- Winning entries will be displayed in the Fowey Parish Church during the Fowey Festival of Arts & Literature.
- First and Second prizes for pictures, poems and stories will be awarded in each of 3 groups: Infant, Junior and Secondary. Writers’ & artists’ ages will be taken into account during judging.
- For printable version of the rules Click Here
Individual Entries can be posted to 28 Lankelly Lane, Fowey PL23 1HN, or dropped in to Bookends of Fowey, 4 South Street, Fowey, PL23 1AR with an entry form for each picture, poem or story.
Printed Entry Form – Click Here
Schools can send or drop in multiple entries using this form:
Entry Form for Schools – Click Here
Poems and stories can also be submitted online using the form below.