Enter Our Divine Mercy Image Art Contest

Attention young artists: Just in time for this year’s celebration of Divine Mercy Sunday, the Association of Marian Helpers is sponsoring the 2020 Divine Mercy Image Art Contest.

The contest is open to children between the ages of 5-12.

Break out your art supplies of choice — paints, pastels, crayons, pencils, or digital — and put down onto paper or canvas your own rendering of the famous Divine Mercy Image, with the words at the bottom, “Jesus, I trust in You.”

Winners will be announced on Divine Mercy Sunday.

Deadline: Artwork must be received electronically no later than the end of the day on March 15, 2020.

Our contest has two age categories: Ages 5-8 and 9-12.

The following prizes will be awarded in each age category: 

  • Top Five Winners: Divine Mercy Rosary and Perpetual Enrollment in the Association of Marian Helpers spiritual benefit society. 
  • 1st place: $100 retail value prize T.B.D. and artwork featured in Marian Helper magazine

There is no entry fee.

Artwork Specifications:

  • Artwork must attempt to recreate the Divine Mercy Image
  • Only flat media will be accepted.
  • Any medium (pastel, watercolor, oil, pencil, crayon, digital art, etc.) is acceptable.
  • Submissions must be entirely the artist’s original work.
  • Dimensions of submitted work may not exceed 8 inches by 10 inches.

Submitting Artwork:

  • All entries MUST be emailed to contest@marian.org by means of photograph or scan of the original artwork. 
  • A completed Entry Form MUST accompany the artwork and be attached to the e-mail.
  • Artwork and Entry Forms must be e-mailed to: contest@marian.org.
  • All (10) finalists will be required to mail in original artwork. 

Download the Entry Form.

(Artwork will become the property of the Association of Marian Helpers and/or the Marian Fathers of the Immaculate Conception of the B.V.M. and will not be returned to artist. The Association of Marian Helpers may use submitted artwork in publicity or products.)