Literary and art contest “The Well of Fairy Tales”

Literary and art contest “The Well of Fairy Tales”

04-04-2020 - 05-31-2020
Date: 04-04-2020 - 05-31-2020

The ALROSA Environmental Center announced the launch of the literary and art contest “The Well of Fairy Tales”.

Students aged from 6 to 15 can take part in the competition. To participate, they need to send a literary work of their own composition - a fairy tale, a story or stories - with an illustration on topics such as nature, animals, natural phenomena and space.

Entries for the competition are accepted by e-mail until May 31. The works should include: 1-2 pages in A4 format, Times New Roman, size - 12, line spacing - 1.15, all margins - 20 mm, alignment - width. When checking in the Anti-Plagiarism program, the percentage of text uniqueness should be at least 80%. Scanned texts of fairy tales in jpg, tif, pdf and other formats, and presentations in Power Point are not allowed.

The illustration can be done in any graphic technique - watercolor, gouache, pastel, art oil, colored pencils. The picture should be in A4 format and contain the name of the participant and the name of the tale. Requirements for scanned drawings:

- image format JPEG, JPG;

- color image 24 bits with a resolution of 150 to 300 dpi;

- the image size is not more than 700 pixels wide (at least 1200 pixels on one side);

- image size no more than 8 Mb.

Until July 1 everyone will be able to leave a vote for their favorite work on the page of the contest. The best works will be included in the book “The Well of Fairy Tales”.

The Competition Regulations can be found here.