Students in Year 5 to Year 9 can
enter this competition.
You are asked to submit an
illustration for one of the winning stories in the Tell Me a Story Writing
If you are not registered, please
check our “Registration” post for details on how to register.
After the registration, students
will receive a number of short-listed stories by email.
You need to select only one story
for your illustration.
The illustration must depict an event written about in the
The illustration can be designed as the title page or as
an illustration within the story.
Submitted entries should be the original work, not scanned
They must be on A3 sized paper, either landscape or
They can be in any medium, in colour or black and
white. Soft mediums such as charcoal and
pastel, must be ‘fixed’ with a spray fixative.
No entries which are still wet will be accepted.
All entries must be accompanied by an Entry Form which will be sent to you together with short listed stories.
Artwork, together with the filled-in Entry Form, should be
delivered in an envelope addressed to: The
President, Great Lakes Art Society, 34 Lake St Forster NSW 2428.
Artwork can be sent by post or delivered by hand and
received not later than 4th July 2019.
Information for You
Entries must be student’s own work, unpublished and not
having won any other competition.
By entering this competition you are agreeing for your
work to be published in the Great Lakes Advocate, Tell Me a Story website, the
Great Lakes Art Society website and Facebook page and presented at the Lake
Street Gallery, Forster.
The winning and commended illustrators of the Tell Me a
Story Illustration Competition will have their full name, school and
illustration displayed at the Lake Street Gallery Forster for two weeks. Collection of works is possible after this
All personal contact information is kept confidential by
Tell Me a Story competition organisers. The reviewers will be given access to
submitted illustrations only and not to the entry forms.
All entrants and their families are welcome to attend the
If you need assistance or have a query, please send an email to
firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: “Illustration Competition”.