Light and Dark Secondary School Character Competition


*UPDATED 12/08/2014*


Good luck to everyone that entered! The winners will be announced on the 25th of August at 7pm on Facebook!


We're really excited to announce:

LDBanner_1.jpgWe hope to find some of New Zealand's hottest illustration talent and with the great prizes; set them up for a great creative future.

The task:

The competition is open to high school students in years 11-13 nationwide. Entrants must design a character depicting two contrasting emotions; one light and one dark, from our world of emotions


What our judges are looking for:

Our judges are looking for; strong expressions, good character poses and a wow factor. 

Learn as you go:

The competiton has a great support system; including webinars to help entrants sharpen their skills as they work on their entry and a buddy system via a Light and Dark Feedback Group. Entrants will also receive vital encouragement and tips to help them strengthen their entry via a monthly email. 

The first prize includes:

Over $10,000 worth of cash and prize packs from our sponsors Adobe, Wacom and Gordon Harris. 


Get involved and tell your friends:

If you'd like to enter or know of someone who think would be perfect for this then make sure they visit register and recieve a full brief.

Good luck and we look forward to seeing your designs! 


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