Questions and Answers

  • WHAT IF I TURN 14 BEFORE 31ST JULY 2011?

  • Unfortunately, you need to be between the ages of 3-13 as at the 31st July 2011 to be eligible for this competition. See Competition Terms & Conditions for more details.
  • AM I LIMITED TO USING PENCILS, TEXTAS AND CRAYONS OR IS IT OKAY TO USE OTHER MATERIALS EG. PAINT MY HOUSE?

  • You are able to use any materials you choose, however, please be aware that your entry will be scanned to upload to drawmyhouse.com.au. Therefore, it is recommended that any art materials you use result in the artwork remaining 'flat' as a result. Strong, bold colours will reproduce better than light, soft colours and strokes.
  • WHERE IS MY LOCAL LJ HOOKER AGENT?

  • LJ Hooker have offices right across Australia. Click on Find My Local LJ Hooker Office at the bottom of this page to locate the one which is closest to you.
  • IS THE $2,000 PRIZE PROVIDED IN CASH?

  • The $2000 cash will be direct deposited into the winner's bank account. In the event the winner does not have a bank account we will allow 10 business days for one to be created. In the event the winner's parent / guardian does not wish to have a bank account for their child we will direct deposit the $2000 cash into a nominated bank account of the winner's parent / guardian. These details will need to be received in writing by 5pm October 14th 2011.
  • CAN I VOTE MORE THAN ONCE?

  • Yes. The winner of the Peoples Choice Awards is the artist in each state in each age group with the most votes as at the close of voting. Winners will receive the cool Scholastic prize packs.
  • HOW DO I FIND MY ARTWORK ONLINE?

  • There are a couple of ways to locate your artwork on the website once it is uploaded. Either:
    1. Use the link contained in your confirmation email to go directly to your masterpiece.
    2. You can search by First name, State, Age, School etc then click on your picture to view it in more detail.
  • HOW DO I VOTE?

  • Find your artwork on the website (see above). Before Peoples Choice Voting starts on 8th August, you can send your artwork out to as many people as you like to encourage their votes. Once voting opens, your masterpiece will have a Vote For Me button on it which can be clicked to register a vote for your drawing.
  • WHEN DOES VOTING BEGIN?

  • Voting for the Peoples Choice Awards begins on 8th August 2011 and finished on 31st August 2011.
  • WILL I RECEIVE MY ARTWORK BACK?

  • Your local LJ Hooker office should return your artwork to you after the end of the competition if you provided your address (which is not compulsory). It's a great idea to write on the back of the entry form if and how you would like it returned to you.
  • WHO IS ON THE JUDGING PANEL?

  • The national Judging Panel is made up of 5 representatives from LJ Hooker, Scholastic Australia, LJ Hooker Finance and designers. Chance plays no part in determining the winners. Winners are picked solely on creativity and merit.
  • WILL MY PRIVATE INFORMATION BE USED FOR ANYTHING?

  • The purposes of collecting your information is solely for the administration of this competition. Your details will not be sold, or used for any other purpose. Our full Privacy Policy is available to view by clicking on the Privacy link at the bottom of this page.
  • HOW & WHEN WILL I KNOW IF I WIN?

  • The winners will be notified from the details on their entry forms. In addition, they will be announced and published on drawnymouse.com.au on 14th September 2011.
  • IF MY CHILD IS NOT IN SCHOOL YET, WHO WILL RECEIVE THE MARQUEE?

  • If the winner does not attend school eg 3-6 age group, a local community group or child care centre can be selected to receive the $3,000 marquee from Extreme Marquees.