Wednesday, Dec 4, 2013
Little Egypt Arts Associations 7th Annual High School Art Competition
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Daily from February 11, 2013 until February 17, 2013
Location: LEAA Gallery, Tower Square, Marion, IL
The public is invited to view the students’ artwork on display. The closing reception will be conducted at 2pm when the students will receive their ribbons and various awards, including monetary as well as art supplies that have been donated through the generosity of many patrons and businesses in the area.Return to event list.
There are two ribbons for ‘Best Of Show’:
‘Best of Show’ was awarded to: Katelyn Ryder-Harrisburg and Alyvia Payne-Marion; they were sponsored by Harry L. Crisp family in honor of Rosemary Crisp, a patron of the arts.
Peoples Choice is selected by the public voting for the piece they like best. The one receiving the most votes is awarded $50. Sponsored by LEAA. Voting will end Feb. 15.
Tim Barnfield Memorial Award was awarded to Daphne Whiting of Marion.
There are 5 ribbons given for each of the following places along with various other awards:
1st. place ribbons were awarded to: Alyx Williford, Benton; Sara Mataya, Johnston City; Justin Smock, Harrisburg; Katelyn Ryder, Harrisburg and Tessa Shevlin, Marion.
2nd place ribbons were awarded to: Emily Ramsey, Anna-Jonesboro; Harrison Thomas, Carterville; Lucy Odam, Herrin; Megan Benitone, Herrin and Adrianna Uribe, Anna-Jonesboro.
3rd place ribbons were awarded to: Katie Malnar, Anna-Jonesboro; Daphne Whiting, Marion; Harrison Thomas, Carterville; Katelyn Ryder, Harrisburg and Amberley Evans, Goreville.
There were numerous ‘Special Awards’ given by patrons in appreciation for the creative talent of these students. These awards are given at various times durring the exhibit and vary with each sponsor. The recipients are:
Jennifer Skinner and Harrison Thomas, Carterville; Mason Bishop, Goreville; Alex Smith, Johnston City; Katelyn Ryder, Harrisburg; Richelle Nelson, Shelby Moore, Emilee Key, Ebony Bardo, Tessa Shevlin, Daniel Robinson, Marion; Jacob Richardson, Autumn Pritchett, Brianna Bishop, Eldorado; Kortney Young, Herrin; Miranda Brookskier, Vienna.
[NEW AWARDS GIVEN UNTIL CLOSING RECEPTION]
Participating schools are: Carterville, Goreville, Marion, Johnston City, Benton, Harrisburg, Eldorado, Anna-Jonesboro, Herrin, Cobden and Vienna High School.
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