Crazy Ocean Creatures - Kids Competition
We’re running a fun Art Competition open to all kids from pre-school to year 6 as part of our support of the Bondi Ocean Lovers Festival. Sadly, due to Covid-19 the event was cancelled, but we are continuing our competition online.
There are pairs of Crazy Arms and craft prizes to be won. Enter online by March 31st 2020.
How to enter the competition
Easy. Your kids create a fun sea creature painting or drawing.
Click: Take a picture of the artwork, and email it to us at firstname.lastname@example.org, along with child’s name (first name only), age, and preferred design and size of Crazy Arms.
Or send the picture to: Competition, Crazy Arms Clothjng, PO Box 719, Woollahra NSW 1350, although we cannot guarantee to return it in perfect condition
Winners announced: The best entries will be displayed online on our Facebook page. Winners will be notified by April 7th. Each winner will receive an art / craft prize, a winners certificate and a pair of Crazy Arms of their choice.
Helpful drawing tips
Use paint or crayons, whatever is easiest.
The are some great online websites where you can get hints on how to draw a sea creature. Here's a few examples, but there's many more:
Crazy Arms and the ocean
As Aussies, the beach and the ocean are really important parts of our life. However, Crazy Arms connection goes deeper than that. The unique fabric is made from regenerated nylon waste, like ghost fishing nets. These nets are a huge hazard to marine life, and need to be recovered from the ocean floors. Light-weight, and soft to the touch, the ECONYL® fabric also has great UV properties. Tested by ARPANSA, the government body, it has been awarded the highest rating UPF 50+ which means it blocks at least 98% of all UVB and UVA rays.
Fun designs with a purpose
No surprise either that some of the best-selling Crazy Arms have an ocean connection. “Mermaids” are one of the top sellers.
The “Dolphin” design is popular too, where we make a donation to healthyseas.org (the divers responsible for the ghost net recovery) for every purchase.
The Bondi Ocean Lovers Festival (back in 2021)
The Ocean Lovers Festival is an annual celebration of ideas, Art+Music and Actions, showcasing some of the latest innovations, science, state-of-the-art technology and cool ideas for helping the oceans. Staged at Sydney's iconic Bondi Beach, the Ocean Lovers Festival provides 6 days of free entertainment and events. Be inspired and entertained with art, films, music, food, talks, stalls, workshops and more.
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