Friends Art Contest

Art Contest 2019

Artwork Unveiling Ceremony

The winners of the 2019 Huntsville Public Library Friends’ Art Contest will be announced at the Artwork Unveiling Ceremony at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, September 26. The Huntsville community is invited to the ceremony to celebrate the winners and admire the winners’ enlarged artwork on display in the library. For more information, please contact Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail at 936-291-5910.

9th Annual Friends of the
 Huntsville Public Library Art Contest 

“Heroes and Villains” Art inspired by Literature, Film, and other Media

Contest Rules:


  • This contest is open to all children ages 5 through 18.  Children must be between these ages by the contest deadline date to be eligible.
  • Artwork must be drawn by hand on letter sized, white paper (8.5 by 11 inch).  Please write the student’s name on the BACK of the drawing. Artwork with items glued to it is not eligible for this contest.
  • Limit 1 entry per person.  No group or partner work accepted.
  • Entries must be submitted in person to the library at 1219 13th Street, Huntsville, Texas by 7 p.m. Monday, August 12.
  • Once submitted, all entries become the property of the Huntsville Public Library.
  • Each entry must be turned in with a completed entry form.  Only completed forms will be considered eligible.

All entries will be judged by a panel of local community members selected by the library. 15 winners will be chosen, and the enlarged artwork will be displayed in the Rex Children’s Room of the library for one year.  This program is supported by the Friends of the Huntsville Public Library. Winners will be formally announced at the Artwork Unveiling Ceremony at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, September 18 in the Children’s Department.

Entry Form to be turned in with artwork

Child’s name (please print):________________________

Child’s Age:__________

Child’s phone number:_____________________

Anti-Plagiarism Pledge:

I confirm that this artwork submitted for the Huntsville Public Library’s 2019 Artwork is my own work, created only by me, and created specifically for this particular contest

_______________________ Child’s signature

(Parent or legal guardian’s signature)


8th Annual Friends of the Huntsville Public Library Art Contest Winners

Friends' Art Contest 2019