#LECOLEGoldenKids Contest – Winners Announcement

#LECOLEGoldenKids campaign

(Updated 30 September 2021)

After our jury panel's selection among over 60 entries, the below are the kids who have submitted the most original, beautiful and creative artworks for the Contest! Congratulations and please keep following L'ÉCOLE to discover, learn and wonder!

Arts & Crafts - Top Winners (candidate no.)

1st place: P013

2nd place: P275

3rd place: P185 & P186

Other winners:

P244, P294, P281, P055
P291, P031, P147, P196
P256, P272, P290, P162
P149, P236, P191, P148

Writing & Painting - Top Winners (candidate no.)

1st place: P282

2nd place: P125

3rd place: P048 & P102

Other winners:

P181, P283, P035, P286
P180, P140, P224

We hope you have had a fun time together playing and learning about gold and goldsmithing techniques; and let your kids' creativity shine through our creative contest.

Please keep following and supporting us on the L’ÉCOLE Asia Pacific Facebook and Instagram.

Thank you very much for your participation!

Art & Crafts - 1st Place
Art & Crafts - 1st Place
Art & Crafts - 2nd Place
Art & Crafts - 2nd Place
Art & Crafts - 3rd Place
Art & Crafts - 3rd Place
Art & Crafts - 3rd Place
Art & Crafts - 3rd Place
Writing & Painting - 1st Place
Writing & Painting - 1st Place
Writing & Painting - 2nd Place
Writing & Painting - 2nd Place
Writing & Painting - 3rd Place
Writing & Painting - 3rd Place
Writing & Painting - 3rd Place
Writing & Painting - 3rd Place

 

(Updated 24 August 2021)

It’s time to create! Check again our requirements of (A) Arts & Crafts and (B) Writing & Painting below and choose one of the categories to make, write or draw about Gold. Don't forget to submit your kids' masterpiece from now on until September 5th, 2021 (23:59) according to the instructions below.

Looking for fun activities to do with your kids this summer? Now you can immerse yourselves in the shimmering golden world with the #LECOLEGoldenKids campaign – amongst limited “golden edition” creative workshops, family guided tours of the exhibition “The Art of Gold, 3000 Years of Chinese Treasures”, as well as fun learning materials on Facebook and Instagram of L’ÉCOLE Asia Pacific, School of Jewelry Arts!

From July 6th to September 5th, children between the ages of 5 to 12 years old are invited to attend all the above L’ÉCOLE activities to learn about gold – one of nature’s most precious metals, and the intriguing goldsmithing techniques that transform this material into impressive ornaments and jewels. They can then register to join the #LECOLEGoldenKids contest to create their unique artworks inspired by ancient goldsmiths, or to write and paint their imaginary stories about gold exhibits in the Exhibition.

Candidates with the most original, creative and aesthetic artworks will win prizes including a privatized 2-hour L’ÉCOLE Creative Workshop with friends, or a 1-night family staycation at Rosewood Hong Kong!

Don't miss out and register now!

A privatized 2-hour L’ÉCOLE Creative Workshop
A privatized 2-hour L’ÉCOLE Creative Workshop
A privatized 2-hour L’ÉCOLE Creative Workshop
A privatized 2-hour L’ÉCOLE Creative Workshop
Rosewood Hong Kong
Rosewood Hong Kong
Rosewood Hong Kong
Rosewood Hong Kong
L'ÉCOLE Explorer Kit
L'ÉCOLE Explorer Kit

4 Steps to Join #LECOLEGoldenKids Contest

(1) REGISTER

  • Parents (or Legal Guardian) can sign up their children at ages of 5-12 years old (up to 2 participants per family) for this #LECOLEGoldenKids Contest between July 6th – September 5th, 2021. The online registration form can be found below, for you to fill in your name, your child’s name and age, your contact details and social media handles.
  • Once the registration is taken into account, parents will receive a confirmation email with a unique candidate number for each participant.
  • We do not accept submitted artworks without registration or with late registration.

(2) LEARN

  • Time to learn! Parents can then pick and choose any activities organized by L’ÉCOLE in July and August 2021 for their children to learn about the art of gold:
    • Register for a free Family Guided Tour or Regular Guided Tour at “The Art of Gold, 3000 Years of Chinese TreasuresExhibition, to discover ancient goldsmithing techniques and gain inspirations from the exhibits. A complimentary “Play & Learn” Activity Book and Exhibition Catalog will be offered to visitors; or
    • Follow L’ÉCOLE Asia Pacific’s Facebook and Instagram with #LECOLEGoldenKids for a series of free, online learning materials to inspire your little ones to discover the fascinating universe of gold and goldsmithing techniques; or
    • Enroll your kids to one of L’ÉCOLE’s “Golden Edition” Workshops for Young People (5-12 years old, HK$350 per seat) to nurture their creativity. Have an artistic, creative family time with your children and learn from our design and jewelry experts.Workshops for Young People

(3) PLAY

  • Each candidate can choose to enter either ONE of the categories below:
  • (1) Arts & Crafts – Candidates should create a crown, an ornament or a jewel inspired by any of the 4 goldsmithing techniques. This artwork can be based on the templates below on L’ÉCOLE’s website, and/or with any materials you can find at home.
  • (2) Writing & Painting – Candidates should write or paint about an imaginary story, associating at least 4 exhibits in “The Art of Gold, 3000 Years of Chinese Treasures”. You may use the stickers of the exhibits from the “Play & Learn” Activity Book offered at the exhibition guided tour, and/or with any materials you can find at home. Writing can be in English, Chinese or French.
  • We know this is a family activity and little ones may need a bit of help. We always encourage your child to show his/her creativity, so let this shine through!

(4) SUBMIT

  • Between August 1st – September 5th, 2021
    • submit your little candidates’ creations as a post onto your own Facebook and/or Instagram,
    • indicate his/her Candidate No. and hashtag #LECOLEGoldenKids,
    • set your post (Facebook) or account (Instagram) as “Public” until September 5th 2021,
    • follow L’ÉCOLE Asia Pacific’s official Facebook and Instagram pages.
  • L’ÉCOLE will send you a confirmation message on social media once being notified of your kid’s creation. Once this confirmation message is received, your submission is completed.
  • No creations or participation will be taken into account by the Organizer beyond September 5th, 2021 (23:59).
  • Experts and management from L’ÉCOLE and Van Cleef & Arpels, as well as Collectors of the Mengdiexuan Collection, will select 20 most original, creative and beautiful submissions in each category as winners (40 winners total). These prizes include:
    • 1st prize winner * 1 pax of each category (2 pax total) will receive a 1-night family staycation at Grand Harbour Corner Suite of Rosewood Hong Kong, as well as 1 “L’ÉCOLE Explorer Kit”.
    • 2nd prize winner * 1 pax of each category (2 pax total) will receive a 1-night family staycation at Harbour Corner Suite of Rosewood Hong Kong, as well as 1 “L’ÉCOLE Explorer Kit”.
    • 3rd prize winners * 2 pax of each category (4 pax total) will receive 1 privatized Workshop for Young People (5-12 years old) at L’ÉCOLE Asia Pacific for 8 kids and 8 parents, as well as 1 “L’ÉCOLE Explorer Kit”.
    • Merit prize winners * 16 pax of each category (32 pax total) will receive a “L’ÉCOLE Explorer Kit” including:
      • #LECOLEGoldenKids Contest Winner’s Certificate
      • Gift Certificate for 1 complimentary seat of Workshop for Young People at L’ÉCOLE Asia Pacific
      • Matching L’ÉCOLE aprons for 1 adult and 1 kid
      • L’ÉCOLE A4 notepad
      • L’ÉCOLE pencil set
      • L’ÉCOLE tote bag

Results will be announced by email and on our website and social media channels in late September, 2021.

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KEY DATES

Application: July 6th  – September 5th, 2021
Artwork Submission: August 1st – September 5th, 2021 (23:59)
Results announcement: End of September 2021; winners will be announced on the L’ÉCOLE Asia Pacific website as well as our Facebook and Instagram pages

INQUIRIES
Tel: +852 2653 0030 (Mon-Fri, 10am-7pm; Sat-Sun, 12nn-7pm)
Email: hk.lecole@vancleefarpels.com

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#LECOLEGoldenKids

RULES, TERMS & CONDITIONS

  1. The contest is organized by L’ÉCOLE Asia Pacific, a branch of Richemont Academy Asia Pacific Limited (the “Organizer”), from July 5th to September 5th, 2021.
  2. The participation to the contest is free of charges, without any purchase obligation of any nature.
  3. The present terms & conditions define the rules applicable to the participation to the contest as well as its modalities, and will be available for the whole duration of the contest on the following website [https://bit.ly/LECOLEGoldenKids].
  4. In order for your children to participate in the contest, it will be required from the parents (or legal guardian) to fully accept the present terms & conditions.
  5. To participate in the contest, your child must be between the ages of 5 and 12, residing in Hong Kong. The child must have the express consent of his/her parent or legal guardian before joining the contest.
  6. The participant declares that the submitted artwork (the “Artwork”) is original and that your child has created it and owns all the intellectual property rights attached to the Artwork.
  7. The Participant undertakes to keep the original support for the Artwork and to provide it to the Organizer in the event of a potential exhibition organized by the Organizer.  Said original support for the Artwork will be returned to the participant at the end of the exhibition.
  8. The participant assigns to the Organizer all of the existing copyrights attached to the Artwork submitted for this contest. The assignment is full and exclusive to the Organizer, free of charge and granted worldwide, for a period of three (3) years from the sending of the Artwork (it is specified that this limitation cannot force the Organizer or its affiliated companies to remove the publications made during the authorized period) and for all types of use (internal or external), for the purposes of information, communication and promotion of the contest or of the Organizer and its affiliated companies, on all media, including the intranet and internet sites, as well as the Organizer's social networks, media related to press relations (in particular press kit, press release, etc.) and related to events (in particular in the context of a possible exhibition in the premises of the Organizer, and the associated catalog).
    In this perspective, the transfer granted entails for the Organizer the right to:
    1. Reproduce and digitalize, directly or indirectly, all or part of the Artwork, by any technical means known or unknown to date on the media referred to above;
    2. Represent, communicate, disclose, broadcast, display in exhibition, or to make otherwise accessible to the public, directly or indirectly, the Artwork, in all formats, by all means.
  9. The Organizer undertakes to respect the moral rights of the Author, and in particular the right of paternity, by systematically mentioning the first name and the initial of the name of the child, when the Artwork will be the subject of a reproduction. or a representation as per the present terms and conditions.
  10. The reproduction and representation of all or part of the elements related to this Contest are strictly prohibited. The brands cited are trademarks registered by the Organizer and / or its affiliated companies and as such, protected.
  11. Staff of the Organizer, the Organizer’s affiliates, partners (including teammates from L’ÉCOLE, Van Cleef & Arpels, all Richemont Maisons and Richemont), as well as their immediate family members are not eligible for this Contest.
  12. The Organizer reserves the right to exclude any participant to the Contest in the event where the enrolling parent (or legal guardian) provided false, uncomplete or misleading information, or tried to commit a fraud. The Organizer shall be entitled, at any time, to request from the parent or legal guardian a valid ID in order to verify the participant identity (and/or the parent’s or legal guardian’s identity).
  13. In the event where any applicable local law prevents the awarding of a prize (as provided hereafter), the participants shall not receive the related prize and the latter will be reallocated, at the entire discretion of the Organizer.
  14. You may enroll your child to join either one of the two categories, namely "Arts & Crafts" or "Writing & Painting", and submit one entry only. Each family can enroll 2 children maximum.
  15. You can use any materials for your child’s artwork and submit in any format (i.e., photo, video, text) on Facebook and Instagram.
  16. #LECOLEGoldenKids contest submissions must be done on Facebook or Instagram with a public post or account with the correct tagging.
  17. L’ÉCOLE reserves the right to publish your child’s artwork on L’ÉCOLE Facebook, Instagram or other digital and non-digital platforms. Please also keep the original artwork for possible exhibition in the future at the L’ÉCOLE premises. By joining this contest, you agree to the terms and condition detailed in the Image Release (https://www.lecolevancleefarpels.com/hk/en/lecolegoldenkids-contest-image-release).
  18. 20 prize winners will be selected based on originality, creativity and aesthetic value of the artwork for each category – “Arts & Crafts” and “Writing & Painting” (40 pax in total):
    • 1st prize winner * 1 pax of each category (2 pax total) will receive a 1-night family staycation at Grand Harbour Corner Suite of Rosewood Hong Kong, as well as 1 “L’ÉCOLE Explorer Kit”.
    • 2nd prize winner * 1 pax of each category (2 pax total) will receive a 1-night family staycation at Harbour Corner Suite of Rosewood Hong Kong, as well as 1 “L’ÉCOLE Explorer Kit”.
    • 3rd prize winners * 2 pax of each category (4 pax total) will receive 1 privatized Workshop for Young People (5-12 years old) at L’ÉCOLE Asia Pacific for 8 kids and 8 parents, as well as 1 “L’ÉCOLE Explorer Kit”.
    • Merit prize winners * 16 pax of each category (32 pax total) will receive a “L’ÉCOLE Explorer Kit” including:
      • #LECOLEGoldenKids Contest Winner’s Certificate
      • Gift Certificate for 1 complimentary seat of Workshop for Young People at L’ÉCOLE Asia Pacific
      • Matching L’ÉCOLE aprons for 1 adult and 1 kid
      • L’ÉCOLE A4 notepad
      • L’ÉCOLE pencil set
      • L’ÉCOLE tote bag
    • Prizes are not transferable, exchangeable or redeemable for cash.
  19. Results will be announced by email and on our website and social media channels in late September, 2021. The winners will be contacted by email with the prize collection details indicated. The prizes will be remitted to the winners in person at the Organizer premises at L’ÉCOLE, School of Jewelry Arts, 510A, 5F, K11 MUSEA, 18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong. In the event where the parents (or legal guardian) of a participant does not answer or does not react within a 3 months deadline following notice of remittance of a prize by the Organizer, the prize will be reallocated to a new winner considering the final ranking.
  20. The non-acceptance of the prize by the participant, for any reason whatsoever, shall not trigger any financial compensation or other obligation and/or liability from the part of the Organizer. The prizes are allocated by the Organizer at its entire discretion and shall not be allocated in the event where the winner has committed or benefited from irregular acts, or in the event where its participation is not compliant with the present terms & conditions.
  21. The Organizer reserves the right to substitute, at any time, the proposed prizes with other prizes of at least an equivalent value in the event where circumstances beyond its influence request it.
  22. In the event where a winner renounces its prize, for any reason whatsoever, the relevant prize shall remain the property of the Organizer, who will be free to reallocate it or not, to any person of its choice.
  23. The participation to the contest implies the acceptance, without any reserves, of the present terms & conditions, as well as the Organizer’s decisions, which are final. The participants agree to indemnify and release the Organizer, its affiliated companies of the Richemont Group, their suppliers, their partners, as well as their representatives or employees, of any liability, claims or damages resulting directly or indirectly from the present contest.
  24. The participation to the present contest implies the acceptance by the participants of the technical contingencies related to the use and internet connection. The Organizer and/or its affiliated companies shall not be held liable for any dysfunction that may affect the Internet network or that may hinder the access to the contest.
  25. The Organizer does not warrant that:
    • The website on which the contest is accessible operates without any interruption or that it does not entail any IT errors of any nature, or that any defects will be corrected;
    • The website on which the contest is accessible, the servers which give access to the contest and/or the websites with which they have links do not entail any virus or other components or IT softwares of any nature likely to cause any damage to the goods.
  26. The Organizer shall not be held liable for:
    • Any incorrect or inexact information, whether given by the participants or due to technical errors;
    • Technical deficiencies of any nature, including, without limitation, dysfunction, interruptions or disconnection from the telephone lines or of the network material or software;
    • Any unauthorized human intervention in any part of the registration process or in the contest;
    • Any technical issue or any human error that may occur in the management of the contest or in the registrations treatment;
    • Any late, lost, non-delivered, damaged or stolen mail;
    • Any injury or any damage to the goods that may be caused, directly or indirectly, in full or in part, by the participation to the contest or by the receipt, the use or the wrong use of the prize.
  27. The Organizer reserves the right to modify, extend, shorten, suspend, or cancel the contest, without any advance notice, in the event of any event beyond its influence or beyond its reasonable control, notably without limitation in the event of force majeure.
  28. The personal data we collect from you through the online application form will be used for the purpose of administrating the campaign and contacting the winners to collect the prize once the contest is completed.  Where consent is given by you, we may also use the collected personal data for direct marketing purposes.  Any submission of personal data to us is purely voluntary and made at your sole discretion. We will endeavor to keep your personal data safe and be responsible when collecting the data. For further information regarding how we protect and process your personal data, please refer to our privacy policy (https://www.lecolevancleefarpels.com/hk/en/privacy-policy).
  29. In the event of any dispute regarding the Rules, conduct, results and all other matters relating to the Contest, and unless otherwise required by applicable mandatory law, the Participant accepts that all claims and disputes in relation to the contest or the attributed prize shall be individually resolved, any class action being excluded. The Organizer’s decision shall be final and no correspondence or discussion shall be entered into. Any dispute or claim in relation to this contest shall not be taken into consideration beyond October 31st, 2021. Any claim and/or dispute shall be resolved by the Organizer in accordance with the laws of Hong Kong SAR, China.
  30. The Chinese version of this website content is for reference only.  In the event of any inconsistency, the English version shall prevail.