The Artist 90th anniversary celebration painting competitions - September 2021

To celebrate The Artist’s 90th year, we invite all artists to join in with our series of monthly challenges. Simply draw or paint an image in any media, inspired by some of the key events throughout 1931, the year of our launch.


An oil sketch by Dorothea Sharp who featured in our March 1931 launch issue

This month's key event:

In September 1931, RCA Victor introduced the LP record

YOUR MONTHLY CHALLENGE: Create a design for an album cover.

Create a design for an album cover for the chance to win *vouchers worth £50 to spend on your choice of art & craft books from Search Press.

*For details of how the vouchers can be used, please see the specific terms for this competition, above right.

We have created a step-by-step guide on how to enter our image-based competitions which can be found by clicking here, should you need it.

Closing date: 31/10/2021

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