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11 September, 2017
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 11 Sep 2017
  • 993 Views
  • 39 Entries

THEME: Circle Art

THEME: Circle Art DESCRIPTION: The topic for this art contest is CIRCLES. Submit your own artwork for this competition that features a prominent a circle shape in the art. The art can be of any subject, it just needs to have at least one circle in the artwork. Let's...

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28 August, 2017
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 28 Aug 2017
  • 662 Views
  • 13 Entries

THEME: Back to School

THEME: Back to School DESCRIPTION: The topic for this art contest is BACK TO SCHOOL. Submit your own artwork for this competition that has something to do with the "Back to School" theme. Subject may include: children, school supplies, school bus, learning or any other r...

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28 August, 2017
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 28 Aug 2017
  • 1,041 Views
  • 37 Entries

THEME: Abstract Art

THEME: Abstract Art DESCRIPTION: The topic for this art contest is ABSTRACT ART. Submit your own abstract artwork for this competition. Abstract Art is defined as: "Art that does not attempt to represent external reality, but seeks to achieve its effect using shapes, ...

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14 August, 2017
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 14 Aug 2017
  • 976 Views
  • 32 Entries

THEME: Hometown Landscape

THEME: Hometown Landscape DESCRIPTION: The topic for this art contest is HOMETOWN LANDSCAPE ARTWORK. Submit your own landscape painting or drawing of your own hometown. This can be of your current residence, or where you were born (if different). Rolling hills, green fore...

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28 July, 2017
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 28 Jul 2017
  • 1,098 Views
  • 52 Entries

THEME: Water Photography

THEME: Water Photography DESCRIPTION: The topic for this art contest is WATER PHOTOGRAPHY. Submit your own photograph of anything that involves water. This includes rivers, lakes, seascapes, waves, waterfalls, the ocean or any other body of water. As long as there is water ...

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28 July, 2017
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 28 Jul 2017
  • 908 Views
  • 38 Entries

THEME: Big Cats

THEME: Big Cats DESCRIPTION: The topic for this art contest is BIG CATS. Submit your own artwork of a tiger, lion, jaguar, leopard, cheetah, puma or any other species of large cat. These beautiful animals are fun to draw because of their exotic fur patters and intr...

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29 June, 2017
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 29 Jun 2017
  • 959 Views
  • 44 Entries

THEME: Floral Photogaphy

THEME: Floral Photogaphy DESCRIPTION: The topic for this art contest is FLORAL PHOTOGRAPHY. Submit your own photograph of a flower or plant. The photo can be anything from a meadow of flowers down to a macro photo of a single flower petal. Choose your favorite floral photo ...

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29 June, 2017
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 29 Jun 2017
  • 921 Views
  • 25 Entries

THEME: Planes, Trains and Automobiles

THEME: Planes, Trains and Automobiles DESCRIPTION: The topic for this art contest is PLANES, TRAINS AND AUTOMOBILES. Submit your own artwork that would fit into the theme of human transportation. Cars, trucks, motorcycles, trains, airplanes and any other vehicle that can transport mank...

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07 June, 2017
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 07 Jun 2017
  • 1,096 Views
  • 48 Entries

THEME: Mixed Media Artwork

THEME: Mixed Media Artwork DESCRIPTION: The topic for this art contest is MIXED MEDIA ARTWORK. Submit your own artwork that includes at least two (2) types of media used. Mixed media is the process of using different types of media to create a single piece of artwork. Please ...

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28 May, 2017
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 28 May 2017
  • 1,073 Views
  • 41 Entries

THEME: The Future

THEME: The Future DESCRIPTION: The topic for this art contest is THE FUTURE. Submit your own artwork that would fit into the theme of “The Future”. Flying cars, future technology, exploring other planets, aliens, UFOs, space, spaceships and anything else sci-fi/futur...

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27 May, 2017
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 27 May 2017
  • 872 Views
  • 26 Entries

THEME: Snakes & Reptiles

THEME: Snakes & Reptiles DESCRIPTION: The topic for this art contest is SNAKES & REPTILES. Submit your creepy crawly artwork of snakes, lizards, alligators, geckos, turtles, iguanas or any other reptile. The reptile must be a main feature of your artwork to be entered into ...

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28 April, 2017
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 28 Apr 2017
  • 530 Views
  • 5 Entries

Theme: Animal Sculpture

Theme: Animal Sculpture DESCRIPTION: The topic for this art contest is ANIMAL SCULPTURE. Submit a photo of your original 2d/3d sculpture of an animal. Your sculpture can be created in clay, wood, metal or any other material. Let's see what you have done! CONTEST DATE...

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24 April, 2017
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 24 Apr 2017
  • 769 Views
  • 22 Entries

Theme: Sunsets

Theme: Sunsets DESCRIPTION: The topic for this art contest is SUNSETS. Submit your own painting or drawing of any subject that features a sunset in the background of the image. Let's see your reds, oranges and yellows as you portray the best sunset art has to offe...

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13 March, 2017
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 13 Mar 2017
  • 610 Views
  • 15 Entries

THEME: Bridge Photography

THEME: Bridge Photography DESCRIPTION: The topic for this art contest is BRIDGE PHOTOGRAPHY. Submit your own photograph of a bridge. The bridge could be going over an ocean, lake, river, stream or another road. It could be as big as the Golden Gate bridge, or just a small br...

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13 March, 2017
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 13 Mar 2017
  • 680 Views
  • 16 Entries

THEME: Hands

THEME: Hands DESCRIPTION: The topic for this art contest is HANDS. Many artists say that drawing/painting hands is very difficult and that it's hard to get them to look just right. Well, now is the time to show off your talent for those that are good at drawing...

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20 February, 2017
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 20 Feb 2017
  • 959 Views
  • 26 Entries

THEME: Still Life Objects

THEME: Still Life Objects DESCRIPTION: The theme of this art contest is STILL LIFE OBJECTS. A still life artwork is a painting/drawing of inanimate commonplace objects. Some examples are: fruit, flowers, drinking glasses, vases, books, etc. No people should be found in your...

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27 January, 2017
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 27 Jan 2017
  • 1,397 Views
  • 46 Entries

THEME: The Color Blue

THEME: The Color Blue DESCRIPTION: The theme of this art contest is THE COLOR BLUE. Submit your own drawing, painting or photograph with the main/focus color being BLUE. Not red, not purple, but blue. Got it? Any subject or medium will do for this contest, just color it...

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27 January, 2017
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 27 Jan 2017
  • 472 Views
  • 7 Entries

THEME: 3D Person Rendering - Extended

THEME: 3D Person Rendering - Extended DESCRIPTION: The topic for this contest is 3D PERSON RENDERING. This contest is for all of our 3D digital artists out there. When we say "3D", we are referring to digital artists that use software like Poser, Daz 3D, 3DS Max, Maya, etc. to create co...

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27 December, 2016
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 27 Dec 2016
  • 745 Views
  • 13 Entries

THEME: Pen & Ink Medium

THEME: Pen & Ink Medium DESCRIPTION: The topic for this contest is PEN & INK MEDIUM. This contest is about the medium you use to create, not really the subject material. Submit your own pen and ink drawing of any subject material that interests you. Thanks to member Cheryl ...

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27 December, 2016
  • ArtWanted.com Staff
  • 27 Dec 2016
  • 474 Views
  • 3 Entries

THEME: Recreate “The Starry Night”

THEME: Recreate “The Starry Night” THEME: Recreate “The Starry Night” DESCRIPTION: This contest is a little different than others that we have had so far. For this contest, we want you to re-create the famous painting of “The Starry Night” by Vincent van Gogh. Using your own creative style and preferred medium, re-crea...

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