ASHLAND STUDENTS RECEIVE AWARDS AT STATE ART COMPETITION
Eleven artworks produced by Ashland-Greenwood art students will receive recognition in the 2020 Scholastic State Art Awards show, presented by Omaha Public Schools. The state art competition is open to every art student in the state of Nebraska and schools are not divided by county, or class. Entries are submitted and judged by a panel of art experts. Works are judged on originality, technical skill, and emergence of a personal vision or voice. Awards are as follows: Gold Key (first), Silver Key (second), and Honorable Mention (third). Winning artwork will be on display at OPS TAC Building at 3215 Cuming St.Omaha, NE 68131 during the month of March. The Nebraska Regional Awards ceremony will be on Saturday, February 29th. In case of inclement weather, the ceremony will take place on March 7th. State Gold Key winners will go on to compete against students from across the nation.
Ashlands state art winners are:
Cleo Wills, grade 11, 2 Gold Keys, Painting
Josetta Ward, grade 12, Gold Key, Painting
Tori Holt, grade 12, Gold Key, Painting
Trinity Rowley, grade 11, Silver Key, Sculpture & Honorable Mention, Painting
Malyssa Cool, grade 10, Silver Key, Drawing
Zandi Kern, grade 10, Silver Key, Drawing
Darby Walsh, grade 11, Honorable Mention, Painting
Jayden Basa, grade 11, Honorable Mention, Sculpture
Emily Kwarcinski, grade 10, Honorable Mention, Drawing
Congratulations to all the students for their outstanding artwork and continuing to #Raisethebar!