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Art Opportunities

Classes & Contests


There are opportunities around here to take art classes or enter contests.  Classes are offered for any age during the summer and the school year.



"The Goddard Center" in Ardmore classes

The Oklahoma City Museum of Art Classes

The Paseo Arts District Classes

Norman Firehouse Art Center Classes

Edmond Fine Arts Institute Classes

Art House Classes

The Conservatory for Classical Art

"Elements Art Center" in Durant, OK-just for fun painting classes for all ages

"Painting With A Twist" in Sherman, TX-just for fun painting classes for all ages

Quartz Mountain summer program for high school students-Although it is difficult to get accepted interested students are encouraged to try out



The Chickasaw Annual Meeting and Festival has an art contest only open to CDIB cardholders.  This contest happens in September.

The Annual Trash Poster Contest will happen mid-December.

Alliance For Young Artists & Writers Scholastic Art Awards:  You must bring artwork to me and they are due sometime in December.  These artworks do not have to be sent off during the first phase.

The Congressional Art Competition :  Artwork must be original.  I usually get the paperwork in January.  If you are interested let me know I can get more information. 

The Goddard Center in Ardmore's All Schools Exhibit  Schools must preregister artwork sometime in February.

Creative Arts Competition (Oklahoma State Fair):  This contest is in OKC and must be submitted sometime in May.

Red Earth Youth Art Competition:  For Native youth ages 9-18

The Tobachi High School Art Competition:  For all high school students

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