This contest is for elementary school students and younger to solicit illustrations saying "I wish I had a Christmas cake like this" and present the winning works as real cakes. It has been held since 2009.
Last year, out of 7,460 entries, Aina Ishikawa (Kanagawa Prefecture / 11 years old at the time)'s work "Santa's Sori ni Notte Cake !!" was selected as the Grand Prix in the Kids category and commercialized. It was.
Until now, the Grand Prix-winning works were commercialized and sold on Christmas the following year, but from this year they will be commercialized by the end of the year. It will be sold on Christmas of the award-winning year.
The application period for works is until June 30th. Draw an illustration on the application form (distributed at the store, downloaded from the website), and apply from the store, mail, or the website. The results will be announced on September 18 after the election of representatives of the regional blocks and the general voting on the Web.