Royston Arts Society is encouraging young artistic talent in the local area with the launch of their Young Artist Awards in 2018. It’s a competition with a difference as all prizes are designed to develop the skills of aspiring young artists.
- Curwens Solicitors Young Artist of the Year Award- £100 plus a solo exhibition with preview night.
- Royston Rotary’s Art Inspiration Award- Tate membership with a plus one.
- Great Art Supplies Award- £100 art supplies hamper
- The Old School Studio Art Tutorial Award- £75 art workshop voucher
- Artists & Illustrators Art Information Award- One year magazine subscription
And for the entry that best represents the Royston Arts Festival theme – Voyages of Discovery – Creative Royston has donated an extra prize of £50!
The competition is free to enter and open to all young artists age 16 -26 in Royston and the wider SG8 postcode. All entries must be original artwork and submitted by 31st July.
Winners will be selected on 1st September and their artwork displayed at the RAS Autumn exhibition in Royston Town Hall on 28th – 30th September.