Cash prizes. Free to enter. All students welcome.

Contest Details

Family & Children’s Services invites all K-12 students to participate in its 22nd Art Contest. This year’s theme is “Family Traditions.” Create artwork that tells the story of your family’s special traditions. Examples include holiday, seasonal, cultural, generational or special events that are unique to your family.


Grades K-1st • 2nd-3rd • 4th-5th • 6th-8th • 9th-12th


Best of Show artwork will be featured on the cover of Tulsa Kids magazine’s February 2020 issue. All winning artwork will be showcased at Philbrook’s Second Saturday on February 8. In addition, cash prizes will be awarded as follows:

Best of Show: $250
1st Place (each category): $100
2nd Place (each category): $50
3rd Place (each category): $25

Poster Specifications

  • Posters should be 8.5×11” to 14×20” in size.
  • Paints and markers preferred.
  • No glitter.

Submission Guidelines

Submission Deadline: November 15, 2019

Be sure to write the artist’s name, school and grade, along with the teacher’s (or parent/guardian’s) name, email and phone number, on the back, bottom, right-hand corner of your entry.

Submission Drop Off:
Family & Children’s Services
Central Office
650 S. Peoria Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74120


Questions? Contact Jessica Hayes at 918.560.1115 or