Who are the heroes of the COVID-19 pandemic that have emerged on the world stage?
What do our new Heroes look like and what superpowers do they have? Your challenge in this contest is to create the next generation Superhero. The new Superhero is unique, with amazing superpowers only you can imagine. You can base your Superhero on someone you know, or from your community, or even a public figure. Please include a short email of 100 words or less telling us why you chose your Hero.
Use whatever art tools and mediums you prefer (such as colored pencils, paint, crayons, mixed media, computer etc.) to create your art. This contest is open to current Contra Costa County residents in Grades 1 through 12 (see age categories below), and runs from May 12th through June 12th.
1) Ages 6 to 9 (grades 1-4)
2) Ages 10 to 13 (grades 5-8)
3) Ages 14 to 17 (grades 9-12)
All submissions are due no later than 11:59 p.m. on Friday, June 12th. Monday, June 15th a new challenge will be posted.