The annual competition is organised by the David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation.
You may enter up to 5 pieces of artwork. Mediums can include oil, acrylic, watercolour, pencil, mixed media, bronze, plaster, wire, collage with styles encompassing traditional, abstract, monochrome and many others. Unfortunately photography is not accepted in this competition.
Entries must correspond to one of the seven categories. All categories will suit all artistic talents, styles and mediums including sculpture and original prints. All categories are open to UK and international wildlife, landscapes, flora and fauna.
Entry for David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation members, 17-25 yrs and over 60 yrs is £10 per entry and for all others £25 per entry.
• Overall winner receives £10,000 cash prize & title ‘Wildlife Artist of the Year 2017’.
• Overall runner up receives £1,000 cash prize.
• Category winners each receive £500.