Budding artists invited to enter St George’s Fayre competition

14:57 08 April 2014

First prize for last year

First prize for last year's St Georges photographic competition. Picture by Mark Robertson.

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The John Abbott sponsored art competition will be a feature of the annual March St George’s Fayre at the end of the month with this year’s theme the art of flight.

The closing date for entries is Tuesday April 22 and Judging will take place then. Winning entries will be displayed at the Library.

The competition is open to anyone living within 15 miles of March and entry is free.

The adult (over 16) section is restricted to an open photography competition this year.

There will be trophies and prizes in every level with photography divided into two classes with prizes for adults and under 16 years of age.

The open art competition is split into three classes with trophies and prizes in each. There are school years 3-6, 7-9 and 10-12 sections. Every entrant in years 3-6 will receive a certificate marking participation

There is also a special class entry trophy and prize this year.

Pick up an entry form at March Library or online at www.marchstgeorgesfayre.com, direct from the artist on 01354 652653 or by email at bud_50@btopenworld.com.

Presentations will take place during the St George’s Fayre on Sunday April 27.

1 comment

  • I am really grateful to the John Elworthy, Editor at Cambridgeshire Times and Jan French & others for helping to promote the competition this year. I have just been reminded that we omitted to include an under 5's group this year and I have put in more resources to purchase prizes & certificates so that a junior group will be included. All mums & playgroup leaders please note, your young people are welcome to enter, please put their name, address and age clearly on the entry form and we will have a section just for them.

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    John Abbott

    Tuesday, April 8, 2014

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