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Sisters of Providence Youth Art Contest Submission
in Community

Monday February 24th, 2014 at 8:00AM
until Friday February 28th, 2014

Calling all young Wabash Valley artists, ages 5-18! You are invited to enter your creative, artistic masterpiece in the Sisters of Providence 8th annual Youth Art Contest. Submissions are now being accepted, through 4 p.m. on Wednesday, March 5, at Owens Hall Reception, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Ind.
Youth may submit an artwork he or she has created based upon the theme “Saint Mother Theodore Guerin--A Woman and her Work.” The artwork submitted should highlight one or more ways in which Saint Mother Theodore worked with or served others. Learn more about Mother Theodore and her work at artcontest.org.
Artwork must be original, created in 2014 and no larger than 11-inches x 17-inches. It must be a “flat” piece of artwork that is mounted on foam board or cardboard and is ready for display. The 2014 Youth Art Contest entry form must be attached to the back of the artwork.
Artists must reside in Vigo, Clay, Sullivan, Parke and Vermillion counties in Indiana or Clark, Edgar and Crawford counties in Illinois. Only one entry per artist will be accepted.
New this year – Artwork will be accepted at the reception/phone room in Owens Hall at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, or 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.
Top winners in each of the four age divisions (5-7, 8-10, 11-13 and 14-18) will receive cash prizes, ribbons and certificates. Each young artist who enters the contest will receive a participant ribbon and certificate.
A reception for all youth who enter the contest is scheduled from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 13, in O’Shaughnessy Dining Room at Providence Spirituality and Conference Center.
To learn more about the youth art contest or to download an entry form, visit www.SistersofProvidence.org or contact Ariane Detamore at 812-535-2813 or adetamore@spsmw.org.