The Art Center

InkTober

InkTober 2021

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Join us for a month full of creative, and at times, spooky, drawing activities! New, weekly prompts will be available each week at the Quincy Art Center and Quincy Public Library. These prompts are designed to encourage daily habits of creativity, artistic challenges, and community exploration. All ages are welcome to participate.

Printable Prompts

Print your prompts from home!
Printed copies are also available at the Quincy Art Center and at the Quincy Public Library.

InkTober Week One: October 1 – 8, 2021
Highlighted Community Partners for Week One:
The Historical Society of Quincy
Quincy Community Theatre
Horizon Soup Kitchen
Mill Creek Farm

InkTober Week Two: October 9 – 15, 2021
Highlighted Community Partners for Week Two:
Quincy Farmer’s Market
Arts Quincy
Early Tin Dusters

InkTober Week Three: October 16 – 22, 2021
Highlighted Community Partners for Week Three:
Cornerstone Foundation for Families
Great River Economic Development Foundation

Register for your chance to win a $50 gift certificate to The Art Center!

One participant per age group, Children 12 and under, Teen 13 – 17, and Adult 18+, will be drawn at random at the end of Inktober and receive a $50 gift certificate to The Art Center to be used towards classes, workshops, or art kits.

To register:
Fill out registration form HERE.
Completely the daily prompts for the entire month of InkTober.
Check in with your InkTober drawings each week, or at the end of the month, at either the Art Center or the Quincy Public Library. The check-in location selected on the form will be your check-in location for the entire month of InkTober.

Quincy Art Center | 1515 Jersey St. | Quincy, IL 62301
Quincy Public Library | 526 Jersey St. | Quincy, IL 62301

Only those who are registered and complete all prompts will have their names entered into the drawing. Winners are NOT selected based on skill or ability. All skills and abilities are encouraged to participate. Winners will be notified by November 5, 2021. 

Note: You do not have to be registered to enjoy InkTober.