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Winter Woofs Art Competition - UPDATE!

We would like to thank all the children who entered our Winterwoofs art competition. We had a phenomenonal response with such amazing talent.

It was a very tough decision for our judge, Steve Cannon, so we narrowed it down to 6, then picked the winner -
Alise Fabriciusa (5th class) Knocknacarra National Scool Galway
Steve winner e1697496390694
Alise's winning artwork will be featured on one of this years' Christmas cards.

Thank you again to all the talented young children who sent in their artwork.
Kids Christmas Art Competion 2
MADRA are excited to launch our Christmas Card Competition.  We are looking for all the amazing artists in Primary Schools, to take part in our competition to help us raise funds for our rescue dogs.  The  winner’s design will feature on one of our Christmas Cards for 2023. We would like you to paint, sketch or draw a festive image of your dog/dogs and send it to us.
Be part of something special and have your Christmas-themed artwork printed on a card!
The winning entry will have their festive dog pawtrait printed on a Christmas card.
How to enter?
  1. Design a Christmas-themed drawing of a dog or dogs using pencils, inks, crayons, paints, colouring pencils etc,
  2. You can draw your own dog or a friend’s dog or any dog really.  Have you seen our rescue dogs, would you like to draw one of them? You can see our current rescue dogs on our website
  3. There is no need to add any text, slogans or greetings etc. to the picture. We will add these in at the card production stage.
  4. Parents/Guardian take a clear photo of your artwork and send it to the following email (keep the original in case we need it)
  5. Please be sure to include the child’s full name and age, parent’s contact details
    Terms and Conditions
    • One entry per person
    • Winners will be chosen within 7 days of the closing date. 
    • Entrants must send all required details, name, age etc when submitting to be eligible to win
    • Submission of artwork is taken as giving permission for it to be used for print and on social media platforms
    • All artwork must be original work
    • Entries open:  29th August 2023
      Closing date: Friday 6th of October with winner announced on Social media. Late entries cannot be accepted.