Can you help us fill our blank wall with your colourful artwork? 

We’re marking our 40th anniversary with a colouring competition for the children and young people we support, and their family members. Show your creativity and have fun by creating a colourful number 40! 

How to enter 

  • Entries are open to anyone aged 25 and under. 

  • Download a printable number 40 template here. You can colour it in, paint it, use thumb prints - whatever you like! 

  • You can also make your own number 40 from scratch, using any materials you have at home. You can draw, cut, glue, or collage - the sky is the limit! 

  • Once you have finished your masterpiece, you can send it to us by post or email using the following details:  

IPSEA, 2A Stansted Courtyard, Parsonage Road, Takeley, Bishop’s Stortford, CM22 6PU  


Please include your name, age, and a contact email with your entry. 

The deadline for entries is 31 March 2024. 

What happens next 

  • Image: two pieces of white paper laying on a table. One of the pieces of paper shows the number 40 in bubble writing, ready for colouring in.We will display all the entries we receive on a big wall in our office. We want to fill it with your colourful creations and celebrate your amazing artwork! 

  • We will also share some of the entries on our website and social media channels. 

  • We’ll pick the top three entries to be framed and displayed in our office. The winners will also receive a special certificate (so make sure to include a contact email address when you send us your entry!). 

  • We will announce the winners on our website and social media channels on 15 April 2024. 

  • We will also email a certificate to everyone who takes part, as a thank you for filling our wall with your fabulous artwork. 

We can’t wait to see your entries! Thank you for joining in and helping to brighten up our office.