Oxfam ColourME Volunteer Artist Recruitment
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Oxfam ColourME Volunteer Artist Recruitment

Oxfam Colour ME

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#OxfamColourME Volunteer Artist Recruitment 
Have an eye for art? Interested in using your creativity for good? We at Oxfam Hong Kong are calling on all artists to design our gift cards! This project aims to help everyone learn more about Oxfam’s work by illustrating what we actually use to tackle poverty. We hope that through your artwork, you can raise awareness about poverty issues and help the public develop empathy for underprivileged communities. 

This volunteer activity will take place simultaneously around the world and all artists will have the opportunity to have their artwork published in the Oxfam Gifts Catalogue and displayed in a public art gallery, which will bring colour and joy to everyone! (Stay tuned for more details) All participants will also receive an electronic certificate of recognition!

This event will be held throughout the year. After creating a design, artists can upload their masterpiece to their crowdfunding page on Oxfam's website. 

Through these initiatives, we hope to encourage the public to learn more about poverty and support Oxfam's anti-poverty projects.

What artists will do
Artists can be creative and design gift cards based on a designated theme for Oxfam.
1. Freestyle (create a design based on the given theme; coloring is not required) Click to download a blank canvas
Blank canvas

2. Colour in Style (colour in an existing template) Click to download a template
Chicken
Multi-functional Seeds
Safe Water
Shine a Light
More

Artwork specifications
Artists can express the theme they have chosen however they want. They can also use any style and any medium to create a two-dimensional piece of artwork.

Eligibility
People of all ages can participate. 

How to participate
Click here to complete the online registration formand upload your work to our website. Or send your art piece to Oxfam Hong Kong (17/F China United Centre, 28 Marble Road, North Point, Hong Kong) Attn: Oxfam Unwrapped

 

Oxfam Colour Me Samples

chicken

Chicken
Raising chickens can enable someone living in poverty to earn a better living. They produce eggs and chicks, which can generate income and create a better future for rural communities

seed

Multi-functional Seeds
This gift will enable a smallholder farmer to receive training about seed conservation and breeding to grow quality produce and develop a sustainable livelihood.

safe water

Safe Water
Water is essential. In poor communities, people often have to trek long distances to fetch water, which is strenuous; still, the water they fetch might not be clean. Your gift, however, can prevent infectious disease and make life easier for many people.

Light

Shine a Light 
In poor rural villages, students often lack light at night to study. With this gift, you can provide a solar-powered lantern for a schoolchild. 

 

  Phone:3120 5187
  Email:oxfamunwrapped@oxfam.org.hk