Deadline: CLOSED

We will select 5 of our favorite Inktober submitted pieces to win a set of 12 Derwent Inktense + bonus Inktense Outliner pencil (List Price: $38.98 each). Winners will be displayed in an upcoming issue of COLORED PENCIL Magazine and on this page.

Inktober art (for the purpose of this contest) is any original work that includes ink + colored pencil or Inktense colored pencils. Entries may also include other mixed media. 3MB max file size in JPG format.

Submissions are open worldwide, but shipping is only free to USA addresses. We are not responsible for lost, damaged, or stolen merchandise. Only one winner per person. Good Luck!

 Want to follow along with the official Inktense event all thru October? Learn more, get the 2019 Prompt list in our October issue or visit


Kevin Rogers
“A Gentle Meander”
Inktense pencils on Birch Wood Panel

David Neace
“Journey Through the Mists of Time”
Prismacolor, Verithin, Inktense, Acrylic Ink, 14 x 21 on Strathmore Paper, Mona Lisa Thinner, reference my imagination and a 1912 photo of train from my fathers photo library,

Maria Kitano
Inktense pencils, Prismacolor colored pencils, Markers for highlights

Lisa Gadbury
“African Hornbill”
Arches watercolor paper, Daler Rowney ink, and Polychromos colored pencils

Joanna Hill
“Space Cadet”
Colored Pencil, Marker, and Ink