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Calling all talented and amazing young artists.  Bel Gelato are hosting a Kid’s Art Competition this Spring!

We invite children of age 15 and under from Barnet, to submit their drawings, paintings, and other original artworks filled with ideas that represent their mum’s portrait.  Selected entries will be displayed in Bel Gelato for the month of May.

The submission deadline is 15th May 2019.

Bel Gelato are working in partnership with QQ Art Club and the competition has been sponsored by Barnet Guild of Artists.

You can register to enter here or you can pick up and entry form from Bel Gelato.

Good luck!

Entry Rules and Submission Guidelines:

Theme: Portrait of my Mum

Size: A4

Media: sketch, watercolor, acrylic or mix.

Submission Deadline: 15/05/2019

Exhibition time in Bel Gelato: until end of June 2019.

Participant’s Age: 7 to 15 years old

Application fee is £3 (First 20 participants to enrol will get a free ice cream scoop voucher).

Pick up an entry form from Bel Gelato at The Spires Shopping Centre.


First Winner(1 kid) – Winner certificate and Canvas, colors & Brush set

Second Winner (2 kids) – Winner certificate and Colors & Brush set

Third winner (3 kids) – Winner certificate and Colors set

Excellent young artist (10 kids) – Winner certificate


An Important Note to Contestant’s Parents/Guardians: Bel Gelato’s mission is promoting creative and positive self- expressions. Contestants are encouraged to express their feelings – happiness, joy, sadness, fear, pain, opinion, beliefs, and dreams. Therefore, submitting your child’s artwork to the Children’s Art Competition is not about winning a prize but sharing your child’s artwork.

  • Parents, guardians, or teachers should print, complete, and sign an Entry Form.
  • Children with special needs may receive assistance from their parents, guardians, or teachers with their work. If assistance is given, please note this on the Entry form.
  • The contestant’s full name and address should be clearly printed on the back side (not front) of the artwork. Please do not write on the front of the artwork.
  • To enter, contestants should mail the original works with the Entry form to: Bel Gelato, Unit 7 The Spires shopping centre, High Street Barnet EN5 5 XY.
  • A Non-Refundable Fee of £3 per artwork is payable to Bel Gelato either directly, by bank transfer or Paypal.
  • Entries that do not comply with the contest rules and submission requirements will be disqualified.
  • All the works sent to the contest will not be returned to the artists.

For further details, please  visit Bel Gelato at The Spires Shopping Centre.