Tipperary Schools Reminder for Art Competition deadline

Tipperary teachers in primary and second level schools, whose pupils take part in the annual Texaco Children’s Art Competition, are reminded that the closing date for receipt of entries this year is Wednesday, 28th February next. Now in its 70th year, the Texaco Children’s Art Competition is widely acknowledged as the longest running arts sponsorship in Ireland. Details are available at www.texacochildrensart.com

Tipperary students win top prizes in Texaco Children’s Art Competition

Five Tipperary students have won top prizes in this year’s 69th Texaco Children’s Art Competition.   In the 14-15 years age category, Ailbhe Treacy (age 14), a pupil at St. Mary’s Secondary School, Nenagh, won first prize for her artwork entitled ‘Me And My Mam’. Her portrait of her mother and herself as a child […]

Tipperary students win top prizes in Texaco Children’s Art Competition

Two Tipperary students have won top prizes in this year’s 68th Texaco Children’s Art Competition.   They were Holly Keane (14), from Ursuline Secondary School, Thurles, for her work entitled ‘Jack!’, and Kate Stritch (11) from Ballina National School, for her work entitled ‘Ealaíontóir Óg’. Both were winners of Special Merit Awards for artworks that […]

Tipperary Schools Reminder – Texaco Children’s Art Competition deadline next week

Tipperary teachers in primary and second level schools, whose pupils take part in the annual Texaco Children’s Art Competition, are reminded that the closing date for receipt of entries this year is Wednesday, 24th March next. Last year over 450 pupils from schools in Co. Tipperary submitted entries to the Competition.   Now in its […]

Talented Tipperary Students Win Texaco Awards

Three Tipperary students have been presented with top awards in this year’s 65th Texaco Children’s Art Competition.   Pictured is Alice Duhig (12), from St. Mary’s Secondary School, Newport, who won a Special Merit Award in the Competition. Presenting her with the award is Chairman of the judging panel, Professor Gary Granville and James Twohig, […]

Tipperary Student Brings Colour to Art Competition

Texaco Children’s Art Competition adjudicator Denise Ferran pictured during judging of entries in this year’s competition, the results of which will be announced mid-April.   In her hand is a Category F (6 years and under) entry by Cathal MacCraith, from Gaelscoil Thiobraid Árann, Baile Thiobraid Árann, entitled ‘Calóga Sneachta Ag Titim…’. Some 1,041 students […]

Tipp Schools Reminder Texaco Children’s Art Competition

Tipperary teachers in primary and second level schools, whose pupils take part in the annual Texaco Children’s Art Competition, are reminded that the closing date for receipt of entries this year is Thursday, 28th February next. Last year over 600 pupils from schools in Co. Tipperary submitted entries to the Competition.

Search To Find 2018 Texaco Children’s Art Competition Winners Launched

The search to find the young artists who will excel in this year’s Texaco Children’s Art Competition has begun. Last year one student from Co. Offaly won a prize in the event which is now in its 64th year and widely acknowledged as the longest running arts sponsorship in Ireland.   The closing date for […]

Ombudsman For Children Opens Children’s Rights Art exhibition

The Ombudsman for Children, Dr Niall Muldoon opened Rights in their Eyes an exhibition of works by the winners of the 63rd Texaco Children’s Art Competition at the Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin. Rights in their Eyes is a collection of works reflecting children’s rights in Ireland as seen by the young artists who range in […]

Talented Tipperary Students Win Texaco Awards

Two Tipperary students have been presented with top awards in this year’s 63rd Texaco Children’s Art Competition. Pictured is Evan Phelan (15), from CBS High School, Clonmel, who won a Special Merit Award in the competition. Presenting him with the award is James Twohig, Director Ireland Operations of Valero. Another Tipperary winner, who also received a Special Merit […]

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