17th Annual Earth Day Celebration
Student Environmental Art & Expression Contest
THEME: What is a Watershed?
ELIGIBILITY: The contest is open to all student artists in grades 3-12. Entries must be the original work of the student.
DEADLINE: Entries must be received by 5 p.m. on Friday, April 1st, 2016.
AGE CATEGORIES: A. Grades 3-6 B. Grades 7-12
JUDGING CATEGORIES (One entry per person):
Traditional Media: Drawings, paintings, or mixed media artwork. Entries will be judged based on interpretation of theme,
creativity, and presentation.
Photography: Unaltered photographs taken within the boundaries of the watershed where you live or go to school. Entries will be judged based on interpretation of theme, creativity, and presentation
Recycled Materials: Sculpture, mixed media, or recycled fashion created from at least 80% recycled or reused materials that would otherwise be thrown away or recycled. Fashion pieces must be durable enough to wear in public. Entries will be judged on percentage of recycled material, creative use of materials, and connection to theme.
Written Word: Written word pieces must be reflections on the watershed you live or go to school in and must be in the form of a short story or poem. Length of piece must be 500 words or less. Entries will be judged on interpretation of theme, creativity, and writing style.
HOW TO SUBMIT: Entries may be mailed, e-mailed or delivered to the StreamTeam office. Please include your name, age category, school, and watershed with your entry.
Delivery address(UPS, FedEx, or hand delivery): 8600 NE 117th Avenue, Vancouver 98662
Mailing Address: StreamTeam, PO Box 8900, Vancouver, WA 98668
Written word entries can be submitted electronically via email to EnviroEd@clarkpud.com.
Please include “Watershed Reflections” in subject line.