Get your pencil’s at the ready for the 2014 Derwent Art Prize. Based in Cumberland, Derwent have been manufacturing pencils and championing drawing for over 180 years.
Open to artists aged over 18 across the world, the Derwent Art Prize offers a total of £12,650 to the winning artists.
Submit your work using graphite, charcoal, pastel, watersoluble or coloured pencils by the 9th of June to be in with a chance of winning one of the prizes. An exhibition of shortlisted works will be on show in September 2014 at the Mall Galleries in London.
For more information on the prize and to enter visit the Derwent Art Prize website here. And if you fancy entering why not take a look at the Derwent products on our website to start the creative juices flowing!
Image 1: 2013 1st prize winner Chrys Allen, Walk in progress, Graphite.
Image 2: 2013 entry Alan Woollett, Five coots, Colouring.