Upload your ORIGINAL DINOSAUR ARTWORK inspired by the Jurassic Park film. Win COOL prizes!

Apr 3, 2013


This FRIDAY, April 5th, the film that started the dino-craze, JURASSIC PARK, re-releases in IMAX and 3D! That means you'll see your favorites--the Trike, the Spitter, the Brach, the Raptors and the T-Rex--all in larger-than-life, eye-popping, never-before-seen 3D! We're so excited, that in honor of the film we're having a contest.

Let's see how YOU'VE been inspired by JURASSIC PARK. Share your ORIGINAL DINOSAUR ARTWORK with us and you could win a premium annual subscription to the Stan Winston School of Character Arts...that's access to our entire library of video tutorials, and every new lesson that we release for a full-year, all streaming for you, absolutely FREE, and there's MORE!



Pictured above: An early T-rex concept by Stan Winston Studio's Mark "Crash" McCreery.


The Grand Prize winner will receive the following prizes: 


Our first runner-up also receives great prizes:

  • Three (3) month premium subscription to Stan Winston School of Character Arts
  • "Featured Artist" post to our nearly 1 Million Facebook Fans
  • Stan Winston Studio – Behind the Scenes Documentary Vol. I (online streaming version)

Pictured above: OPEN WIDE! Touching up the gum line of a raptor puppet at SWS.

Pictured above: Christopher Swift sculpts a full-size raptor in clay for JURASSIC PARK. 


Upload your ORIGINAL DINOSAUR ARTWORK inspired by the Jurassic Park film HERE. Hand drawings, photos of three-dimensional artwork (e.g. sculptures, maquettes, figurines, puppets, costumes, etc.), digital artwork, dinosaur-inspired makeup effects – anything goes.

Contest Starts

April 02, 2013 @ 09:38 am (PDT)

Contest Ends

April 16, 2013 @ 09:38 am (PDT)

Need more Details? Read the OFFICIAL RULES. Or see below.


Stan Winston School of Character Arts (SWSCA) has sole and absolute discretion in all matters related to this promotion.

One (1) Entry per Person. Only ORIGINAL dinosaur art will be considered for the Grand Prize and Runner Up Awards.


There is no entry fee. Must be at least 13 years old to enter.


SWSCA will notify winners via the email and/or telephone number provided with entry. SWSCA will also announce the contest winners on May 3rd of 2013 via the SWSCA Facebook page:


All images must be the ORIGINAL WORK of the entrants and must not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity, or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity. If the image contains any material or elements that are not owned by the entrant and/or which are subject to the rights of third parties, the entrant is responsible for obtaining, prior to submission of the image, any and all releases and consents necessary to permit use of the image by SWSCA.

SWSCA reserves the right to remove images from contest consideration if the content of the image is unlawful, obscene, defamatory, libelous, threatening, pornographic, harassing, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive, or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, violate any law, or is otherwise inappropriate.

Each entrant agrees and grants SWSCA permission to make available and display/perform and otherwise distribute entrants’ names and image submission in all media in perpetuity without compensation. Except where legally prohibited, submission of an entry into this contest constitutes permission for Sponsors to use the entrants’ names, image, likeness, in printed, broadcast media, or new media, in perpetuity, in any manner they deem appropriate in connection with promoting the image submission itself or this contest, without further compensation in connection with this contest or the prizes awarded.

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