CPLHS Youth Art Contest

CPLHS invites youth ages 6-15 to participate in a youth art contest. We are hoping to spark interest in lighthouses with our future lighthouse keepers.


  • Submissions must show the Crisp Point Lighthouse tower in Newberry, MI.
  • Limit of 2 entries per person.
  • Do not put names on the front of the artwork.
  • Artwork can be made using pastels, pencils, crayons, markers, paint, etc. on a flat surface such as paper or posterboard, etc.
  • No photography or digitally created entries.
  • The artwork must be handcrafted.
  • There is no entry fee.
  • Download, fill out, and scan the Artwork Release Form and return with artwork.


Submissions will be accepted between January 15, 2022 and March 15, 2022. Artwork may be scanned as a high resolution pdf or photographed at the high resolution setting. Please do not photograph the artist with the artwork. Attach the digital image to an email and send to linda@crisppointlighthouse.org. In the email please include the title of the artwork, the youth's name, the youth's age on March 15, 2022, the youth's T-shirt size, parent(s) name, address, phone number, and email address. Making sure that we can contact the winners. Include a scan of the Artwork Release Form with your artwork. The form can be downloaded here: https://www.crisppointlighthouse.org/artworkrelease11-13-21.pdf.

The contest sponsor, CPLHS, retains the right to use the winning artwork submitted to this contest for a new T-shirt and other promotional items for CPLHS. Any use of the artwork will include credit to the student (first name, last initial). All winning artwork may be posted on the CPLHS website and CPLHS social media. Any personal identifiable information (except first name and last initial) will be held securely and not released to any outside individual or organization.

Judging will be in 2 different age groups: 6-10 years old and 11-15 years old. There will be one winner from each age group. The winners will be selected by the CPLHS Board of Directors. The winners will receive a T-Shirt with the winning artwork and a one year family membership to CPLHS. Submitting an entry to the contest means that you agree to the terms above.

Good luck and have fun!




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