Prospectus Colours of National Symbols 2018

ARTinfoINDIA.COM’s painting competition for children and exhibition titled TITLEE-The Butterfly 2012, TITLEE-The Butterfly 2013, PEACOCK-The National Bird 2014, Lotus-The National Flower 2015, Tiger - The National Animal 2016 and Colours of National Symbols 2017 was successfully organized. We have received an overwhelming response from Schools and Parents. In this competition 6 groups (Nursery to Class 10) received Gold Award, Silver Award,  Bronze Award Commended Award and Appreciation Award were given to 300 participants, Merit Certificate to 250+ participants and Certificate of Participation to all the participants were issued.

Exhibitions of award winning paintings were held at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi.

In continuation to this ARTinfoINDOA.COM and SHANKER ART FOUNDATION are glad to announce Colours of National Symbols as theme for 7th All India Children Art Contest.

This is to depict our love and concern for National Symbols through Paintings, Drawings, Collages & Mix Media. This is a one of its kind opportunity to discover the latent talent of budding and upcoming generation through their sincere and creative thoughts about nation.

Our sole aim is to sensitize/motivate/educate young and budding children through art towards the importance of our National Symbols.

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Salient Features

a) Gold, Silver, Bronze, Commended and Appreciation Awards for 300 paintings selected for exhibition

b) 1 Gold Award, 1 Silver Award, 1 Bronze Award and 5 Commended Awards on every 100 Paintings in each category.

c) Certificate of Merit for 200 paintings.

d) Certificate of Participation for all the Participants

e) Exhibition at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi

f) Awarded and Meritorious Paintings on website for ever.

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The schedule of the Competition

1st July-15th August 2018 Please send entry between these dates only.

15-16 September 2018 Judging session by panel of expert judges.

29-30 September 2018 Results will be published at

October/November 2018
Exhibition of Awarded Paintings at Lobbies of India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi.

Request for Art Instructors / Teacher

  • Before the students pick the pencil/brush, please educate/create awareness among them about the importance of National Symbols of India
  • It is necessary to include at least one national symbol in the artworks made or combination of two three even more, but not necessary to include all symbols in one artwork, apart from that, the children have the liberty to paint any things using National Symbols.
  • do not write any title or slogan on painting. you can write on the back side of painting. Please remember you are doing painting not poster
  • Please stick to the sizes mentioned to execute the artwork.

Theme : Colours of National Symbols

Create your Drawings Paintings Collages Mixed Media artworks using National Symbols of India.

National Flag
National Anthem
National Song
National State Emblem
National Currency Symbol
National Animal
National Aquatic Animal
National Bird
National Calendar
National Flower
National Fruit
National River
National Tree

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Requirements of the competitive part

The size of the artwork could be

15 x 11 Inches
12 x 9 Inches

or paper of any Standard Sketch Book.

Medium: Any medium of your choice to create Drawing, Painting, Collage or Mixed Media on paper. (Do not Paste 3D material on artwork) ​

Entries must be on good quality paper.

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Categories (Groups)

The competition is open for children of preparatory classes to grade / class XII.

Group A - Preparatory Classes (Nur., LKG, UKG)
Group B - Grade / Class I & II
Group C - Grade / Class III & IV
Group D - Grade / Class V & VI
Group E - Grade / Class VII & VIII
Group F - Grade / Class IX & X
Group G - Grade / Class XI & XII

Individuals Kindly follow these steps :

1. Labeling the Entries (Individual Participant)

Every entry must have the following information at the back of the artwork:

  • Name of Participant
  • Class & Group
  • Name of the School and City
  • Name of Father or Mother
  • Address with PIN CODE
  • Mobile No and E-Mail ID
  • Entry Fee Ticket. No.


2 Download Entry Form for Individuals

  • fill it and paste on the back side of artwork.

2. Participation Fee Rs. 400/ 


School / Hobby Centres / Group Kindly follow these steps :

1. Labeling the Entries (Group Participation)

  • Every entry must have the following information at the back of the artwork:
  • Name of Participant
  • Class & Group
  • Participation Fee Ref. No.
  • Rubber Stamp of the Institute

2. Download Group Registration Form

3. Participation Fee Rs. 200/- per entry

  • A consolidate E-Transfer (Please contact for Bank), Cheque, Bank Draft may be issued for all the participants from same institution.
  • Cheque/Bank Draft in favor of :
    Shanker Art Foundation

Please do not send multiple cheque of Rs. 200/- (Entries with cheque of Rs 200/- shall be disqualified)

Submission of Artworks: 


Interested Schools, Hobby Centres, Groups and individuals can submit their original artwork
by   Post / Courier / Personally to address given

Kishore Shanker
Shanker Art Foundation
H. No 430 (FF), Sector-9


National Art Centre
(Near Plot No. 258)
Udyog Vihar Phase- IV
Gurgaon- 122015

For query about  Colous of National Symbols 7th All India Children Art Contest please feel free to contact at or call Kishore Shanker 9910999689, 9810234197