Submissions Format and Mounting Requirements

Be sure you closely follow the CAPTA directions for your art category (Visual Arts, Film, etc…) found here:CAPTA Rules & Guidelines.These include:

Visual Art or Photography
-Mount your artwork (Visual Art or Photography) on black foam core or cardboard covered in black paper, using tape. ( See rules for 3D work on the capta website.)
-Foam core mounting: use masking tape or other adhesive to mount artwork in center of foam core, make sure to have a 1-4 inch border of black showing, like a frame. (not to exceed size 24"x30" including border for Visual Arts, 11"x14" including border for photography). 
-Remember to tape your Entry Form to the back of your mounted artwork! 
-The Reflections committee will wrap your work with cellophane wrap.

-Must be submitted on 8.5"x11" paper and be up to 2,000 words. Visit CAPTA website for acceptable forms to submit.

Music Composition, Dance Choreography, and Film 
-Submissions must not exceed 5 minutes. Visit the CAPTA website for acceptable forms to submit. 

General Information and Forms

Students are responsible for following the PTSA Reflections guidelines & for turning in a complete registration form.
This year's deadline is Friday, October 7th.
Turn your entries in to the Redwood office, in the Big Box.

Reflections Rules by Category

Categories: Dance Choreography, Film Production, Literature, Music Composition, Photography, Visual Arts, Special Artist 

Click HERE for Rules by Category (English & Spanish)


Redwood Art in Previous Years


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