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2022 NC Aviation Art Contest


The annual North Carolina Aviation Art Contest offers all children ages 6-17 who live or attend school in North Carolina the chance to explore different aspects of aviation. 


The contest theme for 2023 is “Air Sports & The Environment." Entries will be accepted through January 17, 2023. 


The required format is 11¾ x 16½ inches. Artwork must NOT be framed or outlined with borders.



  • All artwork must be done by hand!

Permitted Media

  • Watercolor
  • Acrylic
  • Oil paint
  • Indelible marker pens
  • Felt-tip pens
  • Soft ballpoint pens
  • Indelible ink
  • Crayon

Prohibited Media

  • Pencil
  • Colored pencil
  • Charcoal or other non-permanent media
  • Computer-generated artwork
  • Collage work involving the use of photocopies