A Celebration of Swans festival poster contest

Every year a collectible poster is produced featuring an art piece that celebrates spring. Thousands of these posters are distributed to communities across Yukon. 

Your art could be widely seen and loved by Yukoners and people around the world. 

The contest for 2021 is now closed. 

Teslin artist Tara Easley is the winner of the 2021 A Celebration of Swans festival poster contest. The artwork will be posted on this page in late March 2021.

Submit your artwork

The deadline to submit your entry is generally mid-February of each year. You must be a resident of Yukon to enter.

  1. Prepare your artwork submission. You need an image of your art and a brief description of your piece that includes the medium and size. Do not submit the actual art piece.
  2. Submit your entry.
    In person: 10 Burns Road in Whitehorse, Yukon. We are open Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:445 p.m.
    Email: wildlife.viewing@yukon.ca
    Mail:
    Government of Yukon
    Department of Environment (V-5)
    Box 2703
    Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6
  3. A jury will judge the pieces and we will contact you if you win.
  4. We will announce the winner at the end of March and release the poster to the public.
  5. An honorarium of $500 will be awarded to the successful artist.
Contact: 

For questions about the festival poster, email wildlife.viewing@yukon.ca or phone: 867-667-8291 or toll free in Yukon: 1-800-661-0408, ext. 8291.