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DPAW’s 5th Unleash the PAWsibilities 
Area Youth Art & Literary Contests

2023 Themes

Flip, Flop & Fly!

Celebrating creatures great & small  


Who Let the Dogs Out?

Wareham Dog Park is open


Jurors from art & literary fields for 3 age groups

Ages; 5-8  9-12  13-16

Visual Art

2 dimensional (flat), any media/style,mixed media, no larger than 9x12


poetry, short story, lyrics, letter, descriptive, essay limited to one page

ALL contestants entered into a prize pool raffle

Enter BOTH VISUAL & LITERARY CONTESTS to increase your chances!

Winners also receive trophies


DPAW is thrilled to celebrate the 5th year of Unleash the PAWsibilities AND Wareham Dog Park opening!  The links to the event flyer, contests tips & registration forms provide everything you need to participate.  If you do not have a printer, simply include the required info on the form on the back of the artwork.  You may already have a submission, or want to get started on one.

Submissions accepted from July 6th thru August 7th

Submission sites

Wareham Free Library   Gleason Family YMCA

Onset Bay Association   Wareham TD Bank

Submissions become property of DPAW 


Family celebration at Gleason Family YMCA August 18th 

Late Summer Gallery of all entries @ Wareham Main St Post Office     


 Questions & contest info

5th Unleash the PAWsibilities Creative Arts Contests sponsors

  • Dog Park Affiliation of Wareham

  • Wareham Arts Council

  • Facchetti & Facchetti

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