NIȽ TU,O’s New Youth Art Contest

NIȽ TU,O’s 2024 Youth Art Contest is officially open! This year, our themes include language, plants, moons, the land and family. Winners will have the chance to win prizes, and will be featured in NIȽ TU,O’s 2025 calendar!

This contest is open to youth aged 3-19 of the Beecher Bay, Pauquachin, Tsartlip, Songhees, Tsawout, Tseycum and T’Sou-ke communities.

Contest winners will be selected by committee and will be notified by phone or in person.

To enter, please submit your drawing in person to NIȽ TU,O staff or offices, or take a picture and text it to 778-661-1801.

Your artwork must be in landscape orientation, and your submission must include:

  1. Your Name
  2. Community
  3. Age
  4. An interesting fact about you
  5. A description of what you drew
  6. Your phone number

Limit 3 entries per person. Contest is open until July 31st, 2024.

Thank you for your participation in the Youth Art Contest. We’re excited to see what you create!

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