Calling all budding artists!

As part of this year’s Whitefriars In Bloom festivities, we will once again be showcasing the works of local amateur artists, in association with art supplies shop Cowling & Wilcox. Simply paint or draw a picture with a floral theme and you could win a great prize, and have your work displayed in Stag and throughout Whitefriars! There will be two categories – 18 and over and under 18.

Pictures must be your own original work and can be in any medium (except photographic) up to a maximum size of A1 (841mm x 594mm), including any mount. Please check additional terms and conditions below.

Hand in your picture to:

Cowling & Wilcox, 37 St George’s Street, Canterbury CT1 2LE

by the closing date of 22 July 2019 and attach a completed entry form securely to the back. Pick up an entry form from Cowling & Wilcox or download one here.

1st prize: £100 voucher
2nd prize: £50 voucher
3rd prize: £25 voucher

Redeemable at Cowling & Wilcox.

FREE goody bag for all entrants (while stocks last).

Terms and conditions

No purchase necessary. Open to entrants of all ages. Prizes are as stated – there is no cash equivalent. All entries must be received in-store by 5.30pm on 22 July 2019. Entrants will be notified if they have won a prize by 31 July 2019. In submitting their picture, entrants are confirming that it is their own original work and that, if selected, agree for it to be used in event publicity material and for it to be displayed in a public exhibition to be held at Stag in the Marlowe Arcade until 31 August 2019 and on Whitefriars digital screens, website and social media. Non-winners must collect their artwork from Cowling & Wilcox by 18 August 2019 latest. After the exhibition, winners must collect their artwork from Cowling & Wilcox by 15 September 2019 latest. Copyright and ownership will be retained by the artist. The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence can be entered into. Employees of Whitefriars and their families, households and agents are not eligible to enter.