Projects Take pArt Challenge Children & the Arts has launched the Take pArt Challenge open to 11 – 14 year olds and their teachers in London and Essex. A visual arts challenge, we invite you to get inspired by our theme ‘EVOLVE’ and pick up a pencil/pastel/brush – whatever your medium!We welcome entrants of any ability, it’s free to enter and you could be in with a chance of winning £500, plus £1000 for your school! There are also early bird bonuses for the first ten schools to submit over 100+ entries. The challenge will close on Friday 19th October 2018.Artworks will be judged by our celebrity panel, which includes TV broadcaster and musician Neil Buchanan, Harry Potter illustrator Jim Kay and sculptor Frances Segelman. All shortlisted artworks will be exhibited at a VIP Prizegiving event at the V&A Museum of Childhood on Thursday 29th November. Click here to go to the website #takepartchallengeInstagram @takepartchallenge The Take pArt Challenge is supported by the Jack Petchey Foundation and delivered by national charity Children & the Arts.