Enter the Michaels Art #Contest for a chance to show off your skills and win a gift card so you can stock up on supplies. Show off your skills using non-digital media, from paint to charcoal, graphite, markers, pastels and more. Take a photo that lets your work shine. Try to use natural lighting and a solid background for the best results.
Official Rules: US, Canada, 18+. August 22 – September 9, 2021 at 11:59 pm ET. One entry per person.
How to Enter: Create an original artwork that is either a (a) drawing, (b) painting, (c) sculpture, or (d) mixed media piece, take a photo of your Project, and submit your Project photo via Pixlee at michaels.com/artcontest and canada.michaels.com/en/artcontest.
The Project must be entirely original and created by Entrant. The Project must not have been submitted previously in any promotion of any kind, or publicly exhibited or displayed previously through any means.
Judging Criteria: Interpretation and Clarity of the Entrant’s selected theme to the viewer (25%), Creativity and Originality of the theme (25%), Quality of Artistic Composition (25%) and Overall Impression (25%).
First Prize (1): $1,000 Michaels gift card
Second Prize (1): $500 Michaels gift card
Third Prize (1): $100 Michaels gift card
Honorable Mention Prize (1): An Artist’s Loft bundle. ARV: $50