BRAG Jr. Art Competition open

Published 7:59 am Friday, October 9, 2020

Brookhaven Regional Arts Guild has announced its 2020 Jr. Art Competition.

The competition is open to all artists in grades 1-12 in Lincoln, Lawrence, Copiah, Franklin, Walthall, Jefferson, Amite and Pike counties.

Awards will be given per age group — elementary, middle and high school — in the categories of 2D and 3D art: $100 for first place; $75 for second place; $50 for third place; and honorable mention. Entries could also win the Bank of Brookhaven Sponsor Award of $250 or The Little Yellow Building Sponsor Award of $100.

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Judges are Mississippi artists Adam Trest for 2D art and Stephen Phillips for 3D art. Trest is a painter and illustrator. Phillips is a potter and ceramic artist.

All entries must be submitted by 6 p.m. Oct. 29. Show dates are Nov. 5-30.

For more information on the competition or judges, and to submit entries, visit