Southwark art event

Southwark Libraries Graphic Art Competition 2021

Share your art and win prizes for you and your school.

The annual Southwark Libraries summer competition for ages 7 to 17 is back!

Share your art and win prizes for you and your school.

The Competition

Your drawing can be of an existing graphic or comic character, scene from a book or you can create your own. The drawing will be marked in three age groups: 7 to 9, 10 to 13 and 14 to 17. Hand drawn entries only. Up to 2 entries for each person.


The winner of each age group will receive Book Tokens to purchase graphic novels or art books of their choice.

Winning pictures will be included on the Sothwark Council website for all to see. First name and age range only will be used.

The winners will be announced during September 2021.

How to enter

Submit entries by scanning to:

Remember to include your name, age, address and telephone number in your email. Without these details Southwark Libraries are unable to judge your work.

Closing Date: 31 August 2021
Event Info
  • 1 June - 31 August 2021
  • Southwark
  • Free
Event Times
Tuesday, 01 June
12pm - 5pm
Tuesday, 31 August
12pm - 5pm