The 2017 Air Force Art Contest

2017 Art Contest

It’s time to show off your art skills! The 2017 Air Force Art Contest is open to eligible adults and children ages 6-17. There are categories for both novice and accomplished artists so anyone can participate!


Amazon gift cards awarded to the top three winners in each category:

  • 1st Place: $300
  • 2nd Place: $200
  • 3rd Place: $100

Submission: Artists can submit up to two (2) photographs of their two-dimensional (2D) painting or drawing on any subject. All entries must be the work of the entrant.

Medium accepted: Oil, watercolor, acrylic, pastel, mixed media, gouache, egg tempera, and pen and ink. Drawing media such as graphite, charcoal, colored pencils, scratchboard, markers and metal point.

Exclusions: Digital art, photography, or three dimensional art such as sculpture will not be accepted.

Judging: Artwork will be judged by a panel of art experts. Judges will select 1st through 3rd place for each category.

how to

How to Prepare Submissions (Accepted Nov 1-30, 2017):

  • Only online entries will be eligible
  • File must be .JPEG or .JPG format
  • Original camera photo
  • File must be between 3MB – 8MB

To enter go to during the contest period and follow the instructions for submitting a digital image of your artwork.