Need something fun, creative, and exciting for your student to do while under quarantine from COVID-19? Together, we can help your student harness his or her inner architect and win a cool prize!

The Aspiring Architect Contest will be held starting March 17, 2020 until a winner is declared at 11am on April 17th 2020. Read the guidelines below and download and print up this design sheet to get started! Submit your entries to your favorite social media channel using #AspiringArchitect or email us at info @ to be considered for a prize. Follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram to get updates and hear the winner announced.

How can your student participate? Easy!

Dream! Sketch! Design! Create! Draw! Build! It doesn’t matter how … just create.

Submissions can include:


  • Drawings by hand (crayon, pen, marker, pencil, paint, glitter paint etc…)
  • Models (Legos, Jenga, building blocks, Tinker Toys, Lincoln logs, balsa, cardboard, clay, marshmallows)
  • Digital media (SketchUp, Google Drawing, Revit, AutoCad, Microsoft Paint)

Get creative! Anything you find that can represent a building design can be submitted. We suggest you use the provided drawing sheets to get you started. Simply create and design and snap a pic! It’s that easy.


Next, share your design on your favorite social media platform with the hashtag #AspiringArchitect. Email submissions can be sent to info @ baldwinarchitect .com Each design will be categorized by age group and one winner will be receive a prize for the following age groups:

Participant Age Groups

Preschool – Ages 3-6
Elementary- Ages 6-11
Middle School – Ages 12-14
High School – Ages 14-18

Senior Group – Ages 65 and up!

An overall first prize winner will win a $200 cash gift card PLUS the opportunity to see his or her design developed by a professional architectural designer and rendered into a 3D Walkthrough/Flyover!

Print up or download the design sheet below to get started. Good luck and happy designing!