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Design a Christmas card competition

Cllr James J Walsh, cabinet member for Culture, Leisure, and communication invites adult learners attending classes at Adult Learning Lewisham to design his annual Christmas card.

Enrolment for 2023/24 summer term courses will commence on Monday 19 February at 10am.

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    The design can be anything you like, something traditional, or your interpretation of Christmas. This is an opportunity to let your creativity shine.

    Please submit your design in a 2D A5 format where possible. You can submit a photograph of your design if sending your submission by email, or you can send the original to Brockley Rise Centre. If you submit a digital copy and your design is chosen as the winning design, we will ask for the original to be sent to us so we can photograph it.

    Who is eligible to enter?

    Anyone currently attending courses at Adult Learning Lewisham.


    The winning designer will receive a £50 gift voucher, and two runners up will receive £20 gift vouchers.

    How to enter

    Competition entry forms with accompanying images of your work should be submitted by midday on Monday 4 December. You can download the application form on Moodle. 

    Entries can be sent:

    Winners and runners up will be notified by Friday 8 December.

    Competition guidelines

    • Only one entry per person. 
    • Entry must be an original design created by the entrant named on the entry form.
    • Entrants must currently be attending a course at adult learning lewisham.
    • Designs should be 2D, A5 size. Bold colours are recommended.
    • All entries must include an entry form which has been completed and signed by the entrant.
    • All entries must be received by the deadline of Monday 4 December 2023.
    • The winning design will feature on the front of Cllr J Walsh, cabinet member for Culture, Leisure and Communication official Christmas card. The competition will be judged by Cllr J Walsh.
    • The designer of the winning entry will receive a £50 Gift Voucher and a copy of the finished Christmas Card. Up to two Runners-Up will each receive a £20 Gift Voucher.