The Pinecrest Gardens sixth annual environmental contest “Wings of the Tropics”

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Contest dates: Monday, November 11th  (Eastern Time) through Friday, January 17, 2020. 

Selected entries will be featured in the Hibiscus Gallery, and winners will receive prizes.

This is a visual arts contest that prompts students to create a piece of art inspired by the nature that depicts “Wings of the Tropics”. Students will research and work on art pieces of birds, insects, and flying creatures of The Tropics, we know and love.

The contest is a visual arts challenge, open to students in grades 4-12 of Miami-Dade public and private schools. First place winner receives $1,000 for their school, and $400.00 for personal use. Additional cash prizes awarded to second, third, and people’s choice. All artist works will be featured in our Fine Arts Festival at Pinecrest Gardens.

Draw, Paint, Collage, Photograph, Inspire.

Contest dates: Monday, November 11 through January 17, 2020.

Art Reception and announcement of winners: Thursday, January 23, 2020.

Participation: Contest open for Miami-Dade County students (public and private) in grades 4 through 12. Contest groups are split up by grades 4-6, 7-9, 10-12.

 

Cash prizes for winners:

Grades 4-6: $1000.00 for school of first place $400.00 for individual, 2nd place 300.00, 3rd place $200.00

Grades 7-9: $1000.00 for school of first place $400.00 for individual, 2nd place 300.00, 3rd place $200.00

Grades 10-12: $1000.00 for school of first place $400.00 for individual, 2nd place 300.00, 3rd place $200.00

Gardens Choice winner: $100.00 and a membership to The Garden.

For more information please call 305-669-6990 .