Wekiva Wild & Scenic River System

2020 Artwork Competition

“Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.” – Edgar Degas

Calling All Artists! Does the Wekiva River inspire your artistic side?  Then put your creativity to work and submit your masterpiece to Wekiva Wild & Scenic River System 2020 Artwork Competition!

Important Details:

Entry Deadline: September 30, 2020
Medium: All mediums are encouraged!

Prizes for 10 years old and under:
1st place: binoculars and birding guide
2nd place: Insect collecting kit with field guide
3rd place: Butterfly Garden kit
Prizes for 11-18 years old
1st place: $75
2nd place: $50
3rd place: $25
Prizes for 18 years and up
1st place: $150
2nd place: $100
3rd place: $75

Judging: Three representatives from volunteer organizations who support the Wekiva River System, including Friends of the Wekiva (FOWR).  Winners will be notified on a later date.

Competition Themes:

The winning artwork will showcase any of the five Outstandingly Remarkable Values (ORV’s):

  • Scenic
  • Recreation
  • Habitat & Wildlife
  • Historic & Cultural
  • Water Quality & Quantity

Your artwork could be chosen for Wekiva Wild & Scenic t-shirts, stickers and showcased at 20th Anniversary Events in October 2020!

Submission Requirements:

  • All artwork submitted must be original and must be submitted in high-resolution TIFF, JPEG, PDF format (minimum 300 DPI resolution) digital form.
  • The person submitting must own the rights to the artwork.
  • The Wekiva Wild & Scenic Art Contest is open to both amateurs and professional artists.

Submission Instructions:

  • Fill out the form below in its entirety and upload your artwork.
  • Click “Submit” to submit your entry form.

If you have any questions, please click here to email the River Ambassador.