The Houston FTK Mural Contest

April 03 2020 – Carley Seale

The Houston FTK Mural Contest
The Houston FTK Mural Contest
Calling Houston Artists! We have an opportunity to create a bright, happy spot in our community and we need your help! 
Our building boasts a white, blank 9' wide by 10' tall brick wall. It's calling for your work!
Here are the guidelines:
  • Artist must be from Houston or the Houston vicinity.
  • Artist's designs must be their own.
  • Artist must be able to paint the mural or have it painted at their expense. Favor the Kind will cover paint costs. 
  • Winner will receive $300 cash + $200 gift card upon completion of mural.

To enter: email your sketch or design to The subject line should read Mural Contest. Here is what we are looking for:

  • The design should include words: a poem, a statement, a quote or lyric. Be sure to credit the author. 
  • The chosen design will be complementary to The Favor the Kind brand and our mission. Our mission is joy and kindness!
  • Our brand colors are light pink, sunshine yellow, light peach, pumpkin, and grey.  We are open to other color palettes! 
  • We are looking for a unique design that inspires joy, celebrates kindness, and has happy vibes. We need that now more than ever!
  • The design should include the concept of a photo opportunity. Leave space for 1-2 people to be in front of it. There will be A LOT of photos taken of this wall! 
  • The bench will be moved. 
  • Icons and shapes we enjoy: daisies, sunshine, stars, stripes, the moon, a hand, an eye, hearts, modern shapes.
  • Have questions, need guidance? Email Submissions due by Friday, April 10th. Winner will be announced Monday, April 13th.