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The DoDEA Artist Spotlight is a monthly artwork challenge open to current DoDEA students and is held on the DoDEA Facebook fan page. Students are encouraged to submit a work of art, including photographs, digital artwork, 2D artwork, or 3D artwork that relates to the monthly theme. The artwork will be displayed in a Facebook album and Facebook members will have the opportunity to vote on their favorite image by selecting the Facebook "Like" button. The image with the most Facebook likes is announced as the favorite at the end of the challenge and showcased on both the DoDEA website and the DoDEA Facebook fan page.

How to Enter

Please view the Official Rules. Keep in mind that no more than ONE image per student may be entered per contest. No group submissions will be accepted. To enter the contest, email your submission to: . Your file size should be below 4MB or 4,000KB. Each submission must include the Permission/Entry Form and the Model Release Form (if necessary). The cut off for submissions will be announced on Facebook. Voting will last approximately one week before the favorite is announced.

October Theme: Point of View

Get Started on next month's theme! Submission deadline is October 14th 2015.


The deadline to enter The Monthly DoDEA Artist Spotlight Challenge can be found below in the Upcoming Spotlight Themes section.

Upcoming Spotlight Themes

  • September 2015: Pattern
      • Submission Deadline: September 14th
      • Voting: September 17-24th
      • Winner Announced: October 1st
  • October 2015: Point of View
      • Submission Deadline: October 14th
      • Voting: October 19-26th
      • Winner Announced: November 2nd
  • November 2015: Symmetry
    • Submission Deadline: November 13th
    • Voting: November 18-25th
    • Winner Announced: December 1st
  • December 2015: Tone
    • Submission Deadline: December 14th
    • Voting: December 17-24th
    • Winner Announced: January 4th
  • January 2016: Texture
    • Submission Deadline: January 14th
    • Voting: January 19-26th
    • Winner Announced: February 1st
  • February 2016: Coherence
    • Submission Deadline: February 12th
    • Voting: February 17-24th
    • Winner Announced: March 1st
  • March 2016: Density
    • Submission Deadline: March 14th
    • Voting: March 17-24th
    • Winner Announced: April 1st
  • April 2016: Speed
    • Submission Deadline: April 14th
    • Voting: April 19-26th
    • Winner Announced: May 2nd
  • May 2016: Analogy
    • Submission Deadline: May 13th
    • Voting: May 18-25th
    • Winner Announced: June 1st

DoDEA's Monthly Favorites

DoDEA’s monthly favorite is chosen based on the highest number of Facebook likes. DoDEA students entering the contest are encouraged to share their entry with friends and family. Spread the word to increase the number of likes. We look forward to showcasing your artistic talents! Good Luck!

View DoDEA’s Monthly Favorites on Facebook

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Spotlight Tips

A talented artist is constantly learning his or her craft. Art takes hours of practice and perseverance, and you can always use tips to help improve your technique. Who knows, these Spotlight Tips might just make your artwork a DoDEA Favorite!


Official Rules
Be sure to read through the official rules before submitting your entry.
Permission/Entry Form
A Permission/Entry Form must accompany each submission.  Email this form along with your digital submission to:
Model Release
A Model Release Form must accompany your submission if your artwork realistically depicts an individual(s).  The individual depicted in the artwork must give you permission to use his/her image in the DoDEA Artist Spotlight.
DoDEA Artist Spotlight Flyer
Download a flyer advertising this month's Facebook challenge.
DoDEA Artist Spotlight Flyer-Please Spread the Word!
Download a flyer that advertises basic information about The DoDEA Artist Spotlight Facebook challenge.
Certificate of Participation
Download a Certificate of Participation for The DoDEA Artist Spotlight.

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