Oswego Chamber Expo Art Show Winners Announced
Apr 14, 2015 06:49PM
● By Steven Jack
Fox River Academy of Music & Art, hosted their annual art show at the Oswego Business and Consumer Expo Saturday, April 11.
The show hosted more than 250 entries by local schools and individual artists. Judges were Rachel Goeden, Art teacher, and Adam Bedore, professional artist.
There were four categories for judging the work: Kindergarten-2nd, 3-5th, 6-8th, 9-12th (2-D) and 9-12th (3-D). Adult Amateur artists were also included in the 9-12th grade category. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place ribbons were given out in each category.
The following local schools participated in the show: East View Kindergarten Center, Southbury Elementary, Old Post Elementary, Wolf’s Crossing Elementary, Churchill Elementary, Lakewood Creek Elementary, Thompson Jr. High, Oswego East High and School, Oswego High School, Yorkville Middle School, Plainfield East High School, as well as, individual artists in the community and Fox River Academy of Music & Art.
Fox River Academy of Music & Art offers private and small group music and art classes and is located at 26 W. Van Buren St. Visit their website at www.foxriveracademy.com to see upcoming classes and events.
Below is a list of the winners:
1st-Random Davis, “Still Life Stuffed Animal”, Lakewood Creek Elementary
2nd-Ankisha Bhargara, “Peacock”, Wolf’s Crossing Elementary
3rd-Callie Heywood, “Rainy Day Rainbows”, East View Kindergarten Center
1st-Liam Reese, “Paper Weaving”, Old Post Elementary
2nd-Alexandra Marker, “Blossom”, Fox River Academy of Music & Art
3rd-Beliah Christian, “Sumi Brush with Charcoal Mountains”, Wolf’s Crossing Elementary
1st-Hailey Fox, “Halsey”, Thompson Jr. High
2nd -Tyrell Creel, “Popcorn”, Thompson Jr. High
3rd -Hannah Meador, “Abstracted Signature”, Yorkville Middle School
9-12th Grade (2-D)
1st-Hannah Loffelholz, “Before the Dance”, Oswego High School
2nd-Jill Concepcion, “Birds”, Oswego East High School
3rd-Alexis Buechele, “Tatted in Bloom”, Oswego High School
9-12th Grade (3-D)
1st-Carina Mistretta, “Untitled”, Oswego East High School
2nd-Emily Wyatt, Untitled”, Oswego High School
3rd-Lauren Turk, “The North Remembers”, Plainfield East High School