Pro-loco Art Competition 2015

The 36th Pro Loco Art Competition hosted by Matlock Bath Parish Council is now open!!

The competition is now open and you until Friday 18th September to enter and produce a piece of Artwork. To enter the competition please complete an entry form from the website.

The main rule of the competition is that the finished piece must depict a scene or artefact of Matlock Bath. Work can be created in a wide range of different media, ie 3D model, graphics, textiles/embroidery, collage as well as drawing and painting.

After the closing date, work will need to be ‘dropped off’ at a central point in Matlock Bath before being displayed on Saturday 3rd October.

Members of the public will be invited to vote for their favourites.

A presentation ceremony to award prizes will be held.

Prizes will be awarded in the following categories:

Adult 1st Prize – £150

2nd Prize – £50

3rd Prize – £30

Young Artist & Junior Artist – 1st, 2nd and 3rd Prizes will be gift vouchers.

There will also be a prize for the best “Villager” picture – awarded to a local       resident and this year a new £50 prize will be awarded for the most artistic,       innovative design.

The Parish Council is extremely grateful to Sir Richard Arkwright’s Masson Mills for sponsoring the 1st and 2nd prizes and to Heights of Abraham for sponsoring the children’s prizes.

If you have any queries regarding this competition, please do not hesitate to contact the Clerk at:   clerk@matlockbathparishcouncil.gov.uk