Spooky Sketch Competition

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Spooky sketching season is upon us, and we have some super treats in store! 

We would love for our community join us in drawing a spooky scene. You can choose the location or subject. Think decorated houses, pumpkins and abandoned buildings!

Submit a photo of your sketch by following the instructions below by 10pm on 30th October. 

The winner will be chosen and announced on Monday, 31st October, by email and on social media.

This competition is open worldwide, and the print will be sent out by post.


The Prize

WIN this wonderful signed Broxton Garden limited edition print by Ian Fennelly.


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How to enter

You can enter in any of the below ways:

Facebook – Add your image under this post.

Instagram – Tag your sketch using #urbansketchcourse

Email – If you’re not on social media and want to join in, please email us your entry at  [email protected] with the subject line as ‘Spooky Sketch Competition’.

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1- The promoter is: Urban Sketch Course whose registered office is at

2- The competition is open worldwide and to those aged 16 years or over except employees of Urban Sketch Course and their close relatives and anyone otherwise connected with the organisation or judging of the competition.

3- There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition.

4- By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.

5- Route to entry for the competition and details of how to enter are via this page.

6- Only one entry will be accepted per person. Multiple entries from the same person will be disqualified.

7- Closing date for entry will be 30th October. After this date the no further entries to the competition will be permitted.

8- No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason.

9- The rules of the competition and how to enter are explained on this page. 

10- The promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice in the event of a catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance, act of God or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation or any other event outside of the promoter’s control. Any changes to the competition will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by the promoter.

11- The promoter is not responsible for inaccurate prize details supplied to any entrant by any third party connected with this competition.

12- The prize is as follows: One Broxton Gardens Limited Edition Print signed by Ian Fennelly.

The prize is as stated and no cash or other alternatives will be offered.The prizes are not transferable. Prizes are subject to availability and we reserve the right to substitute any prize with another of equivalent value without giving notice.

13- Winners will be chosen: 31st October by members of the Urban Sketch Course Team.

14- The winner will be notified by email and/or DM on Twitter/Facebook and/or letter within 28 days of the closing date. The winner will only ever be contacted by Urban Sketch Course. If the winner cannot be contacted or do not claim the prize within 14 days of notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner.

15- The promoter will notify the winner when and where the prize can be collected / is delivered.

16- The promoter’s decision in respect of all matters to do with the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.

17- By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.

18- The competition and these terms and conditions will be governed by [English] law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of [England].

19- The winner agrees to the use of his/her name and image in any publicity material, as well as their entry. Any personal data relating to the winner or any other entrants will be used solely in accordance with current [UK] data protection legislation and will not be disclosed to a third party without the entrant’s prior consent.

20- The winner’s name will be available 28 days after closing date by emailing the following address: [email protected]

21- Entry into the competition will be deemed as acceptance of these terms and conditions.

22- This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter or any other Social Network. You are providing your information to Urban Sketch Course and not to any other party. The information provided will be used in conjunction with our Privacy Policy.

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