The Sidney Sime Gallery Competition

Design a Bogey Beast

Closing date: 31st August 2020

We're inviting you to design a Bogey Beast as part of the Sidney Sime design competition.

In the 1923 book Bogey Beasts, Sime created 15 full page drawings of fantastic but harmless beasts and we'd like you to create your own for the gallery to use on their merchandise.

Here are some examples from the book for inspiration:



More information on Sidney Sime can be found here

The competition is open to Primary and Secondary school students.

Designs should be submitted to: Mary Broughton or Jan Messenger

Submission format: a good quality photograph or jpeg

The winner will be required to submit the original piece to the Trustees. Chosen Artwork will become the property of the Sime CIO thereafter.

Closing date: Monday 31st August

Prizes: Winner £50 Two Runner Up Prizes £25 each

Designs will be judged by: Friday 4th September

Successful candidates will be informed by Friday 11th September