Calling all young artists, dreamers and IKEA fans. The furniture chain, known for its easy-to-assemble modern furniture, attractive accessories, delicious meatballs and a wide array of awesome stuffed animals, has announced its annual Soft Toy Drawing Competition! The competition is open to children age 12 and under, whose parents must be members of the store’s IKEA Family program, a free rewards system that offers IKEA discounts. According to IKEA’s website, “Children from all over the world are taking part in this competition and 5 lucky winners will see their drawings transform into real soft toys sold in IKEA stores during autumn 2018.”
Submissions will be accepted through November 7, 2017, and voting will begin November 20., the winners will be picked in early 2018, and IKEA will be donating the entire sale of the toy collection to the IKEA “Let’s Play for Change” campaign, which supports children’s rights to play and develop.
To enter, have your child complete his or her drawing on a piece of white, 8.5 by 11-inch paper, then scan a copy or take a picture and upload the file. Details of the contest and to enter, click here