Hooray for the artists who created these stunning, green-inspired collages! We put all submissions into a hat and drew three winners, but because the entries are so fab, we're posting them all. Thank you so much for sending in the wonderful art and a great big thank you to the incredible Tara Lazar for organizing this. You can read the interview we did together on her blog: Writing for Kids (While Raising Them) at: http://taralazar.wordpress.com/ You can also follow her on twitter @taralazar. Her posts are always interesting!
Now, drum roll, please! The prize winners are [their art is shown in the following order ]:
Verity, age 7. Her collage is called "The Earth's Garden". She wins a signed copy of OK Go!
Ellie, age 4. She made her collage using photos from recycled magazines and included "green" words in her art. She wins a signed bookplate and an All Mixed Up mini-book!
Isaac, age 10. His collage shows a parade of guys holding potted plants with a tree marching behind him. He wins a signed bookplate and an All Mixed Up mini-book!
And the following artists win an All Mixed Up mini-book!
Rohan, age 8. He used shavings of bitter gourd to make the earth on recycled paper [very inventive!!]
Charlotte, age 5. This collage is Charlotte's interpretation of a recycling symbol.
Gavin, Age 4. He created his collage to show his idea of being earth-friendly. He thinks helping animals is extremely important.
Mannix, Age 4. He named his collage "Neighbourhood Streetscape".
Gracie, Age 8. Her artwork was inspired by planting trees and flowers.
Again, a hearty thank you and applause to all!