2023 SKY LANTERN COMPETITION
At a time when the world is experiencing epidemics, natural disasters and wars, New Zealand Taiwan Day is holding a Sky Lantern painting competition hoping to encourage and support each other, so that warmth, love and hope will once again fill the world.
SKY LANTERN REGISTRATION
2023 Sky Lantern Competition Closed – please ensure lanterns have been returned back and registration form filled out
Click here to find our contact details to request sky lantern page. Can also email the team directly at: email@example.com
Registration form available by clicking on or scanning the QR code below (Google Form). Or print the paper form here.
HERE'S THE RUNDOWN
What age groups can I enter?
Children (5-12yrs old)
Teenager (13-17yrs old)
Adult (18+ yrs old)
What’s the competition?
Colour in the provided lantern page (A1) and cut out to fold along the dotted lines to stick together. Final product is a 3-dimensional lantern. The more colourful the lantern, the more outstanding it will be hanging at the event.
What’s the theme?
Draw a hope/wish for the future
What’s the prize?
1st place prize for each age group – $500 + More * Terms and Conditions Apply
Please return lanterns back before February 25th 2023
After you have made your lantern, remember to write your name on the lantern in space provided (School/Organisation if applicable). Fill out registration form and contact us for drop off point. (Optional: can provide photo of yourself holding the lantern with registration form if you wish which may be used, but not limited to, in media and publish for promotional purposes). Prize winners will be contacted and must be able to attend the 2023 NZ Taiwan Day event in person to receive their prize.
HOW TO MAKE A SKY LANTERN
The rules for Sky Lantern Competition include:
- Eligibility criteria: Open to the public, Children (age 5-12), Teenagers (age 13-17), Adults (18+)
- Entry requirements: Competitors have to submit a paper or online registration form and return the Sky Lantern at the Drop-off location by 25 Feb 2023.
- Judging criteria:
- Creativity: Judges will consider the creativity and originality of the submitted works.
- Technique: Judges will consider the technical aspects of the submitted works, including mastery of brush strokes, color, and other techniques.
- Overall Design: Judges will consider the overall design of the submitted works, including the expression of its content.
- Prize structure: For each of the Children’s, Teenagers, and Adult categories:
- 1st Place (Gold Award): Medal + $500 gift voucher
- 2nd Place (Silver Award): Medal + One Simbalion Wooden Colour Party Painting Kit
- 3rd Place (Bronze Award): Medal + One Simbalion Wooden Colour Party Painting Kit
- In addition, the 100 Merit Award will be awarded, each receiving one set of 36 Simbalion Colored pencils.
- Award Collection: The results of the competition will be notified to the winners individually before March 8th. Winners must personally attend the award ceremony on at 1:30 pm on March 11th on Taiwan Day. If unable to attend, please submit a letter of authorization and a selfie with the desired sky lantern by March 10th for fairness.
- Please read carefully and agree to the competition rules before participating. The Taiwan Day Committee reserves the right to publicly display the submitted sky lantern and the participants’ selfies.
- 參賽資格：公開參賽，兒童組（5-12歲), 青年組(13-17歲）和成人組（18歲以上）
- 金奬一名：奬牌 ＋$500元禮券
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- 銀奬一名：奬牌 ＋雄獅黑白派木盒繪畫組乙份