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PAW-casso Art Contest

Friday, May 8th, 2020 — June 1st, 2020

Calling all PAW-casso’s from Pre-K through 12th! Reach for your crayons, paintbrushes, pencils, or tablets and create a masterpiece of your animal companion, whether they are four-legged, two finned, feathered, or reptile.

Event Details


  1. Entry is Free
  2. Only one submission per participant will be accepted
  3. The contest is open to all students from Pre -K through 12th, please include Artist Name, age, grade level, and art piece title
  4. Submissions will begin on May 8th and will end on June 1st
  5. Voting will be open to the public on:
    1. June 8th: Pre-K through 5th
    2. June 10th: 6th through 8th
    3. June 12th: High School
  6. Any media is welcome: marker, paint, ink, pencil, crayon, chalk, or digital
  7. Entries MUST be original. NO plagiarism, tracing, or pre-illustrated graphics will be accepted
  8. Artwork that will be displayed for voting is at the discretion of the Humane Society of El Paso
  9. All entries will become the property of HSEP and may be used in future promotional material
  10. To submit your entry scan or take a picture of your work of art and send it as an attachment to ldiaz@hselpaso.org, or mail it to 4991 Fred Wilson El Paso, TX 79906 postmarked by June 1st Attn: Lupe Diaz

One winner from each category will receive an art bundle with a Peter Piper Pizza coupon. Every participant will receive a digital event certificate. Winners will be announced on June 21st.