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Open Art Competition

It's Open!
Artwork Submission Dates have now been set, so now's the time to start drawing, photographing, designing & sculpting ready to enter your masterpiece into The Open Art Competition 2018!

The annual competition is open to everyone aged 16 and over who lives, works or studies in St.Helens.

The Entry Form is available to download, or you can collect one from The World of Glass or any library in St.Helens.


Artwork Mediums

Entries are accepted from a variety of mediums including ceramics, digital, drawing, glass, mixed media, painting, photography and sculpture.

Artists may also present their work for sale, should they wish to do so.

Contact Us
For more information, please contact The World of Glass on 01925 22766. Also, keep an eye on Facebook & Twitter for date reminders!


2017 Winners & Runners-Up



1st Prize
Security, Carol Miller

2nd Prize
Pete, Peter Humpreys

3rd Prize
The Liverpool Palm House, Vincent Kelly



Our other prizes are as follows:

Category Winners

Abstract
Counterpart, Rhyannon Parry

Drawing
Helped Up/Held Down, Claire Weetman

Portrait
Young Sweep, Cherise Foster

3D
RAKU, Annette Lewis

Photography
Deansgate, Andrew Sparkes

Landscape
Alpine Landscape No.10, Keith Bentham


Highly Commended

Steam Punk Café Racer, Mark Crosby
Lowry, Theresa
Murmering, Rebecca Ainsworth
Teamwork, Chris Conway
Gamble, Early Morning, Jack Williams
Anxiety No2, Wendy Mumford
Horizon II, Jacqui Priestley
Haybarn Kings Moss, Mali Davies