Christmas Colouring Contest

WIN one of three Prizes in our Christmas Colouring Contest.

TO ENTER colour the picture published in the Orléans Star Christmas Recipes & Song book with our ad on it or you can download and print a copy here. You can colour it in however you like using crayon, pencil crayon, markers, paints or pastels.

There are 3 AGE CATEGORIES — Ages 4-6, Ages 7-9, Ages 10-12.
The best picture in each age group will receive a prize.

BRING IN your coloured page in to SURE Print & Graphics (Orléans) during regular store hours (Mon-Fri 8:30-6, Sat 10-4) by 4pm, Saturday, December 2, 2017..

JUDGING takes place the first week of December. We look for…

  • Overall visual appearance.
  • The age of the entrant.
  • Imaginative use of color.
  • Use of brushes to create detail, shading etc.
  • Creativity and Imagination.

MOM, DAD, OR OTHERS can help with advice and suggestions, and filling in the entry form, but the colouring in should be all your own work.

Click here to download the colouring page.

Terms & Conditions

Who Can Enter

Contest open to children ages 4-12; void where prohibited.

Entry Criteria

  • One (1) entry per person per contest, please.
  • Only the coloring page from The Orléans Star Christmas Recipes & Song with our ad or downloaded from our website may be used for the competition.
  • All entries must use the designated entry form.
  • All work on the coloring page must be only that of the entrant.

Cost of entry



  • Contest begins on November 4, 2017.
  • Contest closes on December 2, 2017 — or as otherwise posted on Contest webpage.


  • There are 3 age groups (Ages 4-6, Ages 7-9, Ages 10-12), with a prize given to the winner of each.
  • Prizes are not redeemable for cash.
  • Specific prizes will be chosen by SURE Print & Graphics, at our discretion.


  • Competition Entries will be judged by SURE Print & Graphics, and the prizes awarded in each age category at its sole discretion.
  • Entries will be judged on the basis of creativity. Electronically coloured in pages will be disqualified.
  • Judging will be finalized and winners will be announced and notified by email on or before the December 2nd.
  • Judges' decision is final. No correspondence will be entered into.

Entrants Bound by Conditions

By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these conditions.

Ownership of Entries

All entries become and remain the property of SURE Print & Graphics, and may be displayed upon the website, and other social sites (such as, but not limited to Facebook).


  • Winners will be photographed upon picking up their prize.
  • The winners consent to the use of their photo, first name, age, and city of residence for promotional and marketing purposes.

Use of Email

Entrants' email addresses will be used exclusively for the purposes of our coloring contests.