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Junior Duck Stamp Program Grades K-12


Sunday, March 15, 2020 10:00 - Sunday, March 15, 2020 2:00 CDT

Entry requirements

  • Submissions due by March 15, 2020
  • The physical size of submitted artwork must be 9” x 12”.
  • Entries must be less than 14” thick.
  • Image layout must be horizontal.
  • Image must be a live portrayal of a native North American duck, swan or goose (refer to eligible species list).
  • Entries should not be matted.
  • There should be no border around the image.
  • A loose, detachable cover sheet may be laid over the art face to protect it during shipping. Spray shalk and pastel entries with a fixative to eliminate possible scuffing and smudging during transfer of artwork.
  • The entry may be multi-color, black and white, or a single color; it may be rendered in ink, paint pastel, crayon or pencil.
  • Techniques may include scratch-board, airbrush, linoleum printing, paper collage, dry brush, crosshatch, pointillism, etc.
  • No photography, weak pencil, or computer generated art will be accepted.
  • No lettering, words, signatures or initials may appear on the front of the design. Inclusion of such markings will result in disqualification.
  • Design entries must be the contestant’s original, hand-drawn creation and may not be traced or copied from published photographs or other artists’ works.
  • Photographs taken by the student may be used as references in the development of the design.
  • Computer or other mechanical devices may not be used in creating artwork.

Visit the Junior Duck Stamp website for detailed rules.


Kentucky state coordinator

Stacey Hayden, Clarks River NWR
PO Box 89, 91 US Hwy 641 N
Benton, KY 42025, (270) 527-5770 x202

Local contacts

Moria Painter, Environmental education and interpretation specialist, (270) 343-3797

Ashley Buffington, Environmental education and interpretation specialist, (270) 343-3797 x25


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