The Fantastic World of myths and Legends – Tolkien Art competition for students ages 6-11 and 12-18

by Nov 29, 2001Events

“The fantastic world of myths and Legends”
Lord of the Rings Celebration

“One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them,
One ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them”

Art competition for students ages 6-11 and 12-18

Santa Fe schools are invited to ask their students to submit a piece of artwork depicting their favorite Tolkien character or scene.

Renowned Tolkien artists TED NASMITH and ED BEARD will be showing their work at Chalk Farm Gallery in Santa Fe from December 2nd to January 31st and will be available to judge the competition on Sunday December 2nd, 2001. During the opening, Ted Nasmith will team up with Casper Reiff of “The Tolkien Ensemble” to present a collection of songs inspired by the author. The Gallery shall also present a prize for the BEST TOLKIEN COSTUME. We invite everyone to dress up as their favorite Tolkien character. Hobbits, Wizards, Elves, Lords and Ladies… all are welcome.

Up to six pieces of artwork will be chosen from each school to be entered into the final competition. (3 pieces from each age group). The chosen artists will be exhibited at Chalk Farm Gallery alongside Ted Nasmith and Ed Beard at the opening reception on Sunday 2nd December 3pm – 7pm.

Chalk Farm Gallery, 149 East Alameda, Santa Fe, NM 87501
Phone: 505 983-7125 Fax: 505 983-7128

The winners from each age group will receive the
following prizes:

First Prize:
The new Hobbit Game
The new Tolkien Calendar
The set of “Lord of the Rings” books
An artist’s collection of pens, markers and pencils.
Two tickets to see the film “The Fellowship of the Ring”

Second Prize:
Set of “Lord of the Rings books”
Two tickets to see the film “The Fellowship the Ring”

Third Prize:
Set of “Lord of the Rings” books
The Tolkien Calendar

All winners will have their work professionally framed as part of the prize.

All students who submit work that is chosen for exhibit will get a free poster of The Lord of the Rings signed by Ted Nasmith and/or Ed Beard.

The size of the artwork must be no larger than 20″ x 24″.
The artwork can be drawn or painted in the student’s favorite medium.
Sculpture will also be considered!
Submit all entries to the gallery. Please telephone if you require assistance.

All entries must be submitted by December 1st.

If you have any questions about this competition, please call Angela or Suhana at Chalk
Farm Gallery. 505 983-7125.


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