BBC Amateur Artists Competition

BBC One is on the hunt for the best of Britain’s amateur artists for a new competitive arts series.
We’re looking for amateur painters from all over the UK who have a passion for painting and drawing. If you are over 16 and like a creative challenge we want to hear from you.
Applicants must not be professional artists and will be expected to work in a variety of different figurative forms and media – from landscape, portraiture and still life, to watercolour, oil and charcoal.
To apply – please send your name, address, age, occupation and contact number, along with a recent photo, up to three images of your work, and a short paragraph about why you paint to:
Or by post to:  Amateur Artist, MC5 A6, BBC Media Centre, Wood Lane, London, W12 7TQ
(Please DO NOT send originals as these cannot be returned to you)
Deadline is Sunday 23rd March – but don’t wait until the closing date!
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