The poster put out to promote the contest (PDCAC/file)

The poster put out to promote the contest (PDCAC/file)

Penticton Arts Council to hold youth art contest

Contestants will be able to pick any picture they like to colour and submit

Penticton’s Arts Council is holding a colouring contest for anyone aged four to 13.

Starting on Sept. 22, contestants will pick a page from Erin Shuttleworth’s new colouring book, Natural Cats & Unnatural Dogs, colour and submit the page by Sept. 26.

There will be three age brackets: the first consisting of ages four, five and six; the second ages seven, eight and nine; and the last for ages 10, 11, 12 and 13.

One winner from each group will be selected randomly and will recieve an Art Supply Pack from the Penticton & District Community Arts Council. Shuttleworth will also choose her favourite picture to recieve a prize.

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