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Christmas Artwork Contest

2021-2022 Christmas Artwork Contest

All children in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles are encouraged to enter our annual Missionary Childhood Association artwork contest. The Los Angeles MCA office will select twelve local winners from all entries submitted.
The artwork of the twelve local winners will be on display at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels during December 2022. The twelve local winning entries will then be submitted to the MCA National Office to be entered in the nation-wide contest where twenty-four winners will be selected to be displayed at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. during Advent and Christmas in 2022.
Entries for the 2021/22 school year are due January 31, 2022 and shall be submitted to your local Missionary Childhood Association office at the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.

You can now download a Christmas Artwork Contest Entry Form by clicking on the image below. Please make sure that every student who submits an entry, has the form attached to the back of their artwork.

2021-2022 MCA Christmas Artwork Contest

2020-2021 Christmas Artwork Contest

With over 300 entries from students around the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, we can finally announce the 2020-2021 MCA Christmas Artwork Contest Winners! The entries below were submitted to the MCA National Office to be entered in the nation-wide contest where 24 winners will be selected to be displayed at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. during Advent and Christmas in 2021. Congratulations to everyone who participated and to our two finalists! Please make sure to visit the chapel at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels dedicated to our Local Finalists, Advent Season 2021, so you can all view their artwork. 

Jacob Cruz, 6th Grade, St. Philomena School (Carson)
*National Grand Prize Winner
Mina Michalski, 8th Grade, St. Francis de Sales School (Sherman Oaks)
*National Finalist
Justina Yoon, 8th Grade, Beatitudes of Our Lord School (La Mirada)
*National Finalist
Victoria Covelo-Mottesheard, 4th Grade, St. Francis de Sales School (Sherman Oaks)
*Local Finalist
Vanylle “Snow” Udtohan, 2nd Grade, St. Joseph the Worker School (Winnetka)
*Local Finalist
Sophia Barraza, 4th Grade, Beatitudes of Our Lord School (La Mirada)
*Local Finalist
Noah Parra, 5th Grade, SS Felicitas and Perpetua School (San Marino)
*Local Finalist
Noah Chao, Kindergarten, SS Felicitas and Perpetua School (San Marino)
*Local Finalist
Nicholas Velazquez, 7th Grade, Beatitudes of Our Lord School (La Mirada)
*Local Finalist
Melissa Lopez, 5th Grade, Beatitudes of Our Lord School (La Mirada)
*Local Finalist
Keilani Trujillo, 8th Grade, Beatitudes of Our Lord School (La Mirada)
*Local Finalist
Jana Bonoah, 6th Grade, St. Philomena School (Carson)
*Local Finalist
Jaden Baynosa, Kindergarten, St. Christopher School (West Covina)
*Local Finalist
Jade Martin-Gomez, 6th Grade, St. Dominic School (Los Angeles)
*Local Finalist
Emily Edgington, 7th Grade, Beatitudes of Our Lord School (La Mirada)
*Local Finalist
Deborah Fuentes, 6th Grade, St. Dominic School (Los Angeles)
*Local Finalist
Madeline R. Zavala, 6th Grade, St. Dominic School (Los Angeles)
*Local Finalist

PAST CONTESTS:

To see the artwork of Past Contests, please visit our Gallery page.