Chalk Art Contest

Chalk Art Contest

Create your own work of art for the community to enjoy! Chalk your sidewalk or driveway and submit your art to our contest. First place winners of each category will receive a $5 gift card to Dairy Queen or Starbucks.

  • Create your work of art
  • Take a picture
  • Submit your photo by May 27th
  • Share on your Facebook page with #HWChalkArt
  • Email to Amy Mason at amason@vhw.org
  • People’s Choice voting will occur on Facebook May 28 – May 31
  • Winners will be announced June 1st

Rules:

  • All entrants must be residents of the Village of Hawthorn Woods.
  • All entries must be submitted by May 27, 2020 to be eligible for a prize.
  • There will be 3 winners of the Best Chalk Art Award – one from each of the following divisions: ages 8 and under, ages 9-15, and ages 16 & older. Art will be judged on a 1-5 scale for the following criteria: overall impression, creativity, originality, skill, use of color. Decisions of the judges are final. Judging will be performed by Chief Operating Officer Pam Newton, Chief of Police Jennifer Paulus, Director of Parks and Recreation Brian Sullivan, Assistant Director of Parks and Recreation Amy Mason, and Recreation Specialist Alex Casler.
  • There will be one winner of the People’s Choice Award. All submissions will be posted to the Village of Hawthorn Woods Facebook page. The photo with the greatest number of “likes” will be the winner.