Makers Empire is partnering with our friends at Toyota Australia for their 14th annual Dream Car Competition.

The Toyota Dream Car Competition

The Toyota Dream Car Art Contest is a chance for tomorrow’s engineers, designers and creative thinkers to let their imaginations run wild by drawing an image of their ‘Dream Car’. Check out some of the amazing designs by last year’s winners above.

Spread across three age groups (under 8, ages 8-11 and ages 12-15), the top eight Australian entries will win a $275 VISA Gift Card, with one lucky overall entrant winning a $2,500 Officeworks voucher for their school and another $2,500 voucher of their choice.

So grab some paper, sharpen your pencils and start drawing your ‘Dream Car’.

Entries close 1 March 2020.

View Toyota’s Terms and Conditions. 

Makers Empire x Toyota Dream Car Competition

To celebrate Toyota’s Dream Car Competition, Makers Empire is making ‘Dream Car’ its in-app competition between 15 January – 1 March 2020.

For this competition, students are challenged to recreate the 2D sketch of their Dream Car as a 3D model using Makers Empire’s 3D design app.

Students will love being able to view their Dream Cars from every angle, whilst gaining useful skills in 3D modelling, Design Thinking, problem-solving and critical thinking.

Students who enter the Makers Empire x Toyota Dream Car Competition will go in the running to win the above prizes from Toyota, plus additional prizes from Makers Empire: Makers Empire trophy with their name on it; Makers Empire t-shirt, Makers Empire drink bottle and certificates for the winner and runner-ups.

Competition opens on 15 January and closes on 1 March 2020.

Check out some of the current entries.

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This Makers Empire x Toyota Dream Car competition is open to all primary and middle school students in Australia.

To go into the running to win cool Makers Empire prizes students must:

  1. Draw your ‘Dream Car’ as outlined in Toyota’s Terms and Conditions and then take a digital photo of your sketch.
  2. Recreate your 2D sketch of your ‘Dream Car’ in 3D using Makers Empire 3D design app.
  3. Download the entry form, fill it in, and take a photo of it.
  4. Post your completed entry form and sketch to Toyota.
  5. Fill in the Makers Empire competition form below and upload the photos of your completed entry form and sketch.

Entries close 1 March 2020.

Please see the competition T&Cs (Terms and Conditions).

Enter The Makers Empire x Toyota Dream Car Competition

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