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Enter our multi-choice question and art-based competitions for the chance to win lots of art prizes

Multi-choice question-based competitions

Below are the current competitions run by Painters-Online. To enter, simply click on any of the ‘enter now’ buttons and answer the simple multi-choice questions.

If you are already a member you need to log-in to enter. If you've not yet registered, you will need to do so, but once registered entering future competitions will be much easier and quicker. Register now.


Our latest art-based competitions can be found below those that are question-based. Current painting and drawing competitions include:

The Artist and Leisure Painter sketchbook challenge competitions

Art Club of the Year

Jean Haines - paint summer flowers competition


CALLING ALL ART CLUBS

See below for details of this year's Art Club of the Year competition.

To enter the 2018 Art Club of the Year competition, you will first need to register your club or society. Once you have created a club account you will be able to enter the competition - scroll to the bottom of the page for details and to enter.

Having uploaded your five club entries, the payment of £20 will be automatically added to your basket. Please ensure that the payment is made as your entry will not be validated until payment has been taken.



Winners of recent POL multi-choice competitions are:

£500 Art Materials Voucher from Great Art - Karen Horn of Lincolnshire

Clairefontaine PaintOn pads from Exaclair - David Baker of East Sussex, Michelle Stewart of Aberdeen, Kenneth Edawrds of Hampshire, Tina Downs of Nottinghamshire, Vivian Double of Dorset, Pat Healy of London, Kaz Turner of Wrexham, Audrey Hynds of Co. Down, Corinne Denman of Cheshire and Sylvia Evans of Denbigh


Multi-choice competitions

  • Win one of four Cloverleaf Paintboxes from Barry Herniman

    Closing date: 20 Nov 2018

    What you could win:

    Painters-Online, Leisure Painter and The Artist have teamed up with artist Barry Herniman, offering you the chance to win one of his Cloverleaf Paintboxes worth £42.99 each (rrp).

    Enter now

  • Win one of 15 sets of Coloured Pigment Liners from Staedtler

    Closing date: 01 Oct 2018

    What you could win:

    PaintersOnline, Leisure Painter and The Artist have teamed up with STAEDTLER offering you the chance to win one of 15 sets of coloured pigment liners worth £22.50 (RRP) per set.

    Enter now

  • Win one of six copies the latest Joseph Zbukvic film, Planning Your Painting, from APV Films

    Closing date: 24 Aug 2018

    What you could win:

    PaintersOnline, Leisure Painter and The Artist have teamed up with APV Films offering you the chance to win one of six copies of Planning Your Painting with Joseph Zbukvic in either a DVD (worth £28.95 rrp) or VOD (Video on Demand) format (worth £25 rrp).

    Enter now

Current painting competitions

  • Leisure Painter Sketchbook Challenge 2018 - August - Sketch Grand Buildings

    Closing date: 19 Oct 2018

    What you could win:

    Leisure Painter and PaintersOnline Sketchbook Challenge Competition in association with Jakar International LTD, with challenges set by David Bellamy.

    Leisure Painter, PaintersOnline and artist/explorer, David Bellamy invite you to participate in our sketchbook challenge.

    In each issue of Leisure Painter over the next six months, David will set you a drawing project to complete in your journal/sketchbook and offer practical advice on how to tackle it. Upload a scan of your best page each month and David and Leisure Painter editor, Ingrid Lyon, will select the month’s winner.

    Whether you want to go out and about to sketch on-site or stay at home and work from your own reference material and memories, we are looking forward to seeing your work.

    Leisure Painter will publish all the winning artwork at the end of this year – and you can see all the entries as they are uploaded on PaintersOnline each month.

    The prizes

    Sponsored by Jakar International Ltd

     

    Each month we will send the winning artist a Caran d’Ache sketching pack worth £50(rrp), comprising 12 water-soluble coloured pencils and a book to illustrate and four graphite pencils with sharpener.

    Enter now

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  • The Artist Summer Sketching Competition 2018 - August Challenge - Automobiles

    Closing date: 19 Oct 2018

    What you could win:

    The Artist and PaintersOnline Summer Sketching Competition 2018 in association with GreatArt, with projects set by Adebanji Alade

    'Welcome to the last of a series of six-monthly sketching challenges to help boost your confidence in drawing and painting and make your journey as an artist an enjoyable one. I hope that by the end of this series you will have improved your sketching skills. Simply get a sketchbook and your most comfortable sketching medium and give it a go!' Adebanji Alade

    Each month’s winner will receive £50 worth of art materials vouchers to spend at www.greatart.co.uk, through the GreatArt catalogue or at GreatArt’s shop at Kingsland Road, London E2

    Enter now

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  • The Artist Summer Sketching Competition 2018 - Summer Challenge - Commuters

    Closing date: 14 Sep 2018

    What you could win:

    The Artist and PaintersOnline Summer Sketching Competition 2018 in association with GreatArt, with projects set by Adebanji Alade

    'Welcome to the fifth of a series of six-monthly sketching challenges to help boost your confidence in drawing and painting and make your journey as an artist an enjoyable one. I hope that by the end of this series you will have improved your sketching skills. Simply get a sketchbook and your most comfortable sketching medium and give it a go!' Adebanji Alade

    Each month’s winner will receive £50 worth of art materials vouchers to spend at www.greatart.co.uk, through the GreatArt catalogue or at GreatArt’s shop at Kingsland Road, London E2

    Enter now

    View entries

  • Leisure Painter Sketchbook Challenge 2018 - Summer - Sketch Waterways

    Closing date: 14 Sep 2018

    What you could win:

    Leisure Painter and PaintersOnline Sketchbook Challenge Competition in association with Jakar International LTD, with challenges set by David Bellamy.

    Leisure Painter, PaintersOnline and artist/explorer, David Bellamy invite you to participate in our sketchbook challenge.

    In each issue of Leisure Painter over the next six months, David will set you a drawing project to complete in your journal/sketchbook and offer practical advice on how to tackle it. Upload a scan of your best page each month and David and Leisure Painter editor, Ingrid Lyon, will select the month’s winner.

    Whether you want to go out and about to sketch on-site or stay at home and work from your own reference material and memories, we are looking forward to seeing your work.

    Leisure Painter will publish all the winning artwork at the end of this year – and you can see all the entries as they are uploaded on PaintersOnline each month.

    The prizes

    Sponsored by Jakar International Ltd

     

    Each month we will send the winning artist a Caran d’Ache sketching pack worth £50(rrp), comprising 12 water-soluble coloured pencils and a book to illustrate and four graphite pencils with sharpener.

    Enter now

    View entries

  • Art Club of the Year 2018

    Closing date: 08 Sep 2018

    What you could win:

    We are delighted to announce exclusive sponsorship by Jackson’s Art Supplies

    • FIRST PRIZE £500 worth of Jackson’s art materials vouchers, a sponsored demonstration at the selected club venue by a professional art tutor and a profile about the club published in our magazines, online at PaintersOnline and through our social media channels

    • TWO RUNNERS UP £250 worth of Jackson’s art materials vouchers for each club

    • PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD £100 worth of Jackson’s art materials vouchers for the club with the most public votes

    Enter now

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