This year there were five West Branch High School art students entered in the regional Scholastic Art & Writing Awards.
Congratulations to Dayle Arnold for her honorable mention in mixed media with her submission “Carnaval”, to Zoie Bailey for her mixed media honorable mention titled “Golden Mistress of Death”, to Miranda Barnett for her honorable mention with her sculpture “Storm”, and to Bailey Snyder for her honorable mention on her painting “Stormy Night”.
Winning a Silver Key for her sculpture “Eyespy” was Samantha Haidet. Also, winning two silver keys, was Taylor Vence for her paintings “Wild Child” and “She’s Beauty, She’s Grace”
Taylor Vence also brought home three gold keys with her portfolio submission titled “Girls Will Be Girls”, her painting “1,2,3”, and her painting “Gracie” .
Special congratulations go out to Taylor for the additional distinction of “Gracie” being nominated for the American Vision Award which will be presented in New York City this summer. Only a few pieces out of hundreds of entries are chosen to receive this honor.