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DoDEA Artist Spotlight April 2014

Artist Spotlight - January Vote Now

April 2014 Artist Spotlight Tips

Artist Spotlight - December 13 - 5

Artist Spotlight - December 13 - 6



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.

Monthly Theme

This month's theme is "Family." Feel free to be creative and show us what this theme means to you. May's theme is "Shapes."


The deadline to enter The DoDEA Artist Spotlight's April challenge is April 21st. Voting takes place on DoDEA's Facebook fan page from April 22nd-29th. The DoDEA Artist Spotlight Favorite will be announced on April 30th.

Vote Now

It's time to select your favorite artwork. Please visit DoDEA's Facebook fan page to vote for your favorite work of art. You have until April 29th to vote. The winner will be announced on April 30th. Good luck to all of our talented students!

The DoDEA Artist Spotlight Favorite: March 2014

Congratulations to 12th grader, Alexis, of Patch High School! Alexis' artwork, Meadow, has been selected as the DoDEA Artist Spotlight Favorite for March's 2014 Your Favorite Color theme.

DoDEA's Monthly Favorite

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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