November 10, 2016
Dear Principal, Teachers, Office Manager, Parent, Faculty or PTA President:
The GFWC Dublin San Ramon Women’s Club will sponsor the 2017 STUDENT ART CONTEST.
This is the 25th year of our sponsorship. The contest is open to all students in the cities of Dublin and San
Ramon. The artwork and photography must be completed as an individual effort and not a class project.
It should be mounted on stiff poster board. The student art and photography will be exhibited in the
community. Art should be no larger than 18” x 24”. Photographs should be no larger than 8” x 10”.
NO EXCEPTIONS *** NO FRAMES *** NO ENTRY WITH GLASS WILL BE ACCEPTED
There is no specific theme for the 2017 Student Art Contest. Any medium, oil, watercolor, chalk, pencil, crayon, etc. can be used.
Categories for this contest are as follows:
STUDENT ART PHOTOGRAPHY
Grades K-1 Grades 6-8
Grades 2-3 Grades 9-12
Grades 4-5 All photography must be no larger
Grades 6-8 than 8” x 10”, mount on rigid mat
Grades 9-11 Photo must have been taken
Graduating Seniors during contest year (Jan.1, 2016
Special Education K-8 Dec. 31, 2016). Back of photo must
Special Education 9-12 have arrow drawn indicating the top.
ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY NO GLASS NO FRAME
Entries need to be in the School Office NO LATER THAN 12 NOON ON FEB. 22, 2017
ALL entries must have the following information on the REVERSE SIDE OF THE ART WORK:
Student’s first & last name, grade level, teacher and school name
All entries will receive certificates. Each 1st, 2nd and 3rd place entry will receive a cash award and a ribbon presented at the Student Art Reception on April 23, 2017. Families, teachers and friends of the student winners are welcome to attend. A letter with details on the art reception will be hand delivered to the winners schools. 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place winners move on to the Mt. Diablo District competition held Mar. 9, 2017.
All Mt. Diablo District 1st place winners will be entered in the CFWC State Contest, May 2017. For more information email Shirley Anderson, firstname.lastname@example.org or call 925.828.5389.