Please note that the deadline for the pond life art competition has been extended until Thursday 3 November 2022.

East Hampshire District Council is holding a pond life art competition.

To enter, you need to create a picture of any pond life that can be found in Britain. Your entry must be on one A4 size sheet of paper.

You may use any art medium you prefer. So be creative and have fun! Local artist and illustrator, Rachel Hudson, has kindly agreed to judge the competition again.

Winning entries will be displayed in the gallery at Gilbert White’s House Museum and at their Nature Festival. Winners in each category will receive a family entry pass for a year.

There are four age groups:

  • 4 years and below
  • 5-7 years
  • 8-11 years
  • 12-15 years

Please email a scanned copy or a high quality picture of your entry to

Closing date is Thursday 3 November 2022.

Please fill in your information below and include it with your entry (electronically or printed).