Wildlife-themed Art Competition in the Tamar Valley



wildlife weekend art comp




As part of this September’s Wildlife Weekend, the Tamar Valley AONB team is running a wildlife-themed art competition.

Maybe you have a favourite insect or bug, or enjoy watching a hedgehog the visits your garden. Perhaps you can imagine how the homes of creatures that live underground might look, or you may choose to capture life on, or in, the river.

The categories are;

Wildlife-related drawing/painting/photograph, no bigger than A4

–       4-7 years old

–       8-11 years old


–       12-17 years old

–       18 years and over

The closing date for entries is 30th August 2019.

Book voucher prizes have been kindly donated by Book Stop, Tavistock. All entries will be displayed at the Tamar Valley Centre, Drakewalls, during the Wildlife Weekend on 7th – 8th September.

Please send entries with your name, age and telephone number to Tamar Valley AONB, Tamar Valley Centre, Cemetery Road, Drakewalls, Gunnislake, Cornwall, PL18 9FE, or email photographs to enquiries@tamarvalley.org.uk

Follow the Tamar Valley AONB on Facebook or Twitter (@TVAONB) or call 01822 835030 for further details.

A full programme of activities for the Wildlife Weekend, with details of times and how to book will be available at www.tamarvalley.org.uk by mid August.




The Wildlife Weekend is supported by REACCH Autism South West, Butterfly Conservation, Plantlife, Devon Greater Horseshoe Bat Project.