author:Tina S. Curtis

The 12th Maysville Community amp; Technical College High School Art Competition was held recently and students from seven area schools submitted entries. Participating high schools from Kentucky were Augusta, Deming, St. Patrick, Lewis County, Harrison County and Mason County. Manchester High School in Manchester, Ohio also participated.

The High School Art Show is on display in the lobby of the Calvert Center and will be open to the public Monday, November 30, through Friday, December 4.

The Best of Show award was presented to Ashley Skaggs for her Mixed Media entitled Still Life with Nefertiti. Skaggs is a student at Manchester High School.

Other winners include:

Reserve Best of Show: Mona Masoumi, Untitled, Monochromatic Painting, Fleming County High School


1st Ariel Ammen, Late Night, Acrylic, Harrison County High School

2nd Sammy Heller, Halloween Night, Oil, Manchester High School

3rd RD Beasley, My Precious Flower, Oil, Manchester High School

2-D Mixed Media

1st Sabrina Dickens, Buckeye Station Road, Manchester High School

2nd Travis Gilkison, Pumpkins, Manchester High School

3rd Britny Stapleton, Ocean Life at Sunset, Manchester High School

Black and White Drawing

1st Katrina Stonebreaker, Bags, Graphite, Manchester High School

2nd Jennifer Vice, Mount Relaxless Scratchboard, Fleming County High School

3rd Tyler Hardin, CSX Engine No. 4029 Rolling through Augusta, Kentucky Harrison County High School

Color Drawing

1st Kimberly Cropper, The Bird, Pastel, Lewis County High School

2nd Marissa Polley, Paper Bag Study, Oil Pastel, Manchester High School

3rd Jennifer Vice, Untitled (Illustrious People watching Hot Air Balloons), Fleming County High School