Blog

Art and Essay Submissions Due April 1

Arkansas Historic Preservation Program - Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Since 1991, the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program has been coordinating the Preserve our Past Art and Essay Invitational. Students grades 5 to 8 are encouraged to enter this statewide contest and winning art will be displayed this year at the Historic Arkansas Museum during May.


Submissions must relate to properties 50 years or older and are due by April 1. Each contest area has guidelines that must be adhered to so contestants should review them and complete an entry form at:

Art and Essay Contest

In summary, for the art portion students will need to submit pieces on paper no larger or smaller than 11x14 and original art must be submitted. Essays should be original works no longer than 500 words focused on a historical site. A bibliography should be included if citing sources. 



Recent Posts


Tags

North Little Rock Arkansas Cemetery Preservation Library Arkansas State University Heritage Sites Naturalistic Architecture Turner Restoration Madison County Arkansas Pope County Arkansas Polk County Arkansas Old U.S. Post Office and Customs House Nevada County Arkansas downtown economic development Evelyn Gill Walker House 13th Amendment Ouachita County Arkansas Marked Tree Arkansas American Legion Estes-Williams Post #61 American Legion Hut Mosaic Templars Cultural Center Edgar Monsanto Queeny Walks Through History Flood Control Arkansas Railroad History Arkansas Tuberculosis Sanatorium Museum Free Lesson Plan Forrest City Cemetery Let Freedom Ring Tudor Revival Architecture Phillips County Arkansas free history tours Monroe County Courthouse historic architecture 13th Amendment Classroom Presentation Mississippi County Courthouse Osceola Prairie County Arkansas Historic Preservation Alliance Fayetteville Arkansas free teacher resources Conway County Library Little Rock Fire Station No. 2 Russellville Arkansas News Release Montgomery County Courthouse Camden Public Library Dionicio Rodriguez Henry Koen Office Building Sandwiching in History Main Street Arkansas Main Street Arkansas:Real Estate Transfer Tax White County Courthouse Stearns/Gehring Chapel Cemetery Historic Preservation Restoration Grants Forrest City Arkansas Saline County Arkansas Arkansas Register of Historic Places Rosenwald Schools Arkansas Historic Preservation Monroe County Arkansas Arkansas History Lesson Plans slipcover removal grants Paris Arkansas Houston Methodist Episcopal Church South Huntsville Arkansas Wingmead Folk Victorian Architecture Marked Tree Lock and Siphons Helena Arkansas Arkansas History Historic Preservation Alliance of Arkansas downtown revitalization Downtown Revitalization Grants Duck Hunting Tolbert Gill Freedom Park Main Street Searcy Rosston Arkansas Arkansas Humanities Council most endangered historic places steel window restoration workshop Pike County Arkansas Erbie Arkansas Arkansas Natural and Cultural Resources Council Ozark Farming Little Rock Central High School historic telephone booth Real Estate Transfer Tax Art Deco Architecture Arkansas Design Network Pike County Courthouse Parker-Hickman Farm Historic District Destination Downtown Conference Bogg Springs Arkansas Monsanto Chemical Corporation National Historic Landmark Dr. Ruth Hawkins Roe Arkansas Burdette Arkansas Elias Camp Morris Sunken Lands Booneville Historical Preservation Society Abolition of Slavery historic resort communities New Century Club of Camden Arkansas African American Civil War History Freedmen's Bureau cemetery preservsation Mississippi Main Street Association Clarendon Arkansas cemetery preservation Bogg Springs Hotel "Let Freedom Ring" Travel Grants Skillern House Pulaski County Courthouse Kiblah School U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Main Street Batesville Craftsman style architecture free historic preservation workshop Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission Booneville Arkansas Mississippi County Arkansas National Register of Historic Places Central High School Neighborhood Historic District Main Street Ozark Camden Arkansas Civilian Conservation Corps Benton Arkansas Free Cemetery Preservation Workshops U.S. Forest Service St. Francis County Historical Society Poinsett County Arkansas 19th Century Road Construction Huntsville Commercial Historic District Miller County Renaissance Revival Architecture Mid-Century Modern Architecture Camden to Washington Road National Register of Historic Three States Lumber Company Civil Works Administration Arkansas Historic Preservation Program Cumberland Presbyterian Church International-Style Architecture Trail of Tears in Arkansas Burdette Plantation Morrilton Arkansas Perry County Arkansas Historic County Courthouses Doddridge Arkansas Barney Elias House Newton County Arkansas Main Street Siloam Springs Montgomery County Arkansas Arkansas Business History Gothic Revival architecture Rustic Architecture Delta Cultural Center Leake-Ingham Building Carlisle Rock Island Railroad Depot African American education Main Street Texarkana Main Street Dumas County courthouse Restoration Grants Buffalo National River Pope County Courthouse Houston Arkansas Arkansas Preservation Awards Free Courthouse Poster Centennial Baptist Church Arkansas religious history Louisiana Main Street program historic Arkansas properties

Archive