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"My Mother is a Work of Art" Contest


Welcome to our first (hopefully annual) "My Mother is a Work of Art" Art Contest page!

It's FREE to enter and we have some great prizes to win!




1 entry per artist.

All ages and skill levels are welcome.

All fine art and 3D media are welcome including drawing, painting, sculpture, photography, digital, video, music, poetry, etc.

Size limit for flat submissions: 11x17 inches.

Size limit for 3D submissions: 1 square foot.

All art must be accompanied by an entry form (see below).







Please drop off all Fine Art & 3D Artworks at any one of the following locations:


A Yellow Flower Basket

Bocchinfuso Funeral home

Thorold Public Library

Enter your video & music creations through Instagram & Facebook at




Judging will take place May 7 and 8 for Fine Art & 3D Artwork.

Video & music entries will be subject to public vote online for the duration of the contest until May 7, 2019.

Awards will be given out at Biscotti Cafe on Saturday, May 11, 2019.

All entries should be picked up on or before May 11, 2019 so you can give them to your moms on Mother's Day!


Entry Form


Please complete the following entry form and bring it with your art submission to the one of our participating locations.

For video and music submissions, please email the entry form to

Great Prizes for Mom


A "Lunch with Mom" from Niagara Shop & Dine: Historic Downtown Thorold 

Fresh Flowers for Mom from A Yellow Flower Basket

A Beautiful Piece of Jewellery for Mom compliments of Bocchinfuso Funeral Home

Barbara R Anderson Handmade Card $25 from Chapel Street Designs

An art pack from the Thorold Public Library

2019 Winners!

We have our winners:
Megan Hebert - Mommy and Me (marker drawing - holding hands)
Amy Terreberry - My Mom (the one about chocolate éclair)
In the Garden - the painting with the vine-covered hand
Haille Holliston - online song about her mom
Poem by Laura Nelson - "My Mother is a Work of Art"

Thank you to EVERYONE who participated and came out to downtown Thorold.

We hope to see you again for our next contest for Father's Day! Stay tuned for details on that!

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