Responsible Tomorrows Sustainable Art Contest


This Earth Month, EarthShare New Jersey invites artists, crafters, and novices alike to get creative by making works of art out of recycled and repurposed materials for our Sustainable Art Contest! Show us your repurposing skills and artistic flair by sending in an image of your completed project by April 30th!


Contest Details:

Enter our juried art exhibition and competition—promote your work to thousands of nature lovers and environmentalists. This can also be a fun project for a novice crafter or an educational activity to work on with the kids, all are welcome!

Submission Deadline
Friday, April 30, 2021

How to Enter

Eligiblity: Participants may not be employed by EarthShare New Jersey or member
organizations; however, volunteers may enter. Those under 18 must have parental permission to
participate. Art and craft submissions must be made from recycled and/or repurposed materials. Art pieces may depict any subject matter as long as it is family-friendly. Our goal is to portray the importance of sustainability, in an effort to promote more responsible tomorrows for our planet through fun, artistic ways of reducing, reusing and recycling!

Submissions: All submissions must be made by emailing a digital photo and written description of your art piece or craft to Each participant may submit 1 or 2 art pieces for consideration, each with a description, including materials used and artist’s name.

Jurying: The art pieces will be judged by a panel from New Jersey’s environmental community. Prize winners will be selected by popular vote.

Promotion of Works: Images of arts and craft projects submitted as part of this competition may be used by EarthShare New Jersey for the purpose of furthering the mission during and after the contest has concluded. Artists will be given credit for any images of their work used on Earthshare New Jersey’s social media platforms, website, digital newsletters, printed programming, etc.

Notification: Accepted artists will receive confirmation by email within at least one business day upon receipt of their submission. The winning artist will be notified by email at least one week after voting has commenced.