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WINNER: Young Artist of the Month is Brianna Richard

A great big CONGRATULATIONS to 9-year-old Brianna Richard, the winner of our very first Young Artist of the Month contest on StittsvilleCentral.ca.

Brianna lives in Stittsville and attends Grade 4 at École élémentaire catholique Saint-Rémi in Kanata. Her artwork (above) is titled “Summer Rays”, and is an abstract using markers.

The judging was tough! Our panel included a pair of elementary school students who chose Brianna’s art because of her creative use of contrasting colours, and her abstract approach. “Not all art is looking outside and drawing the exact picture,” said one of our judges.

As a prize, Brianna will have her artwork professionally framed by  Walkerworks Picture Framing at the corner of Stittsville Main & Beverly.

Thanks to all of the talented Stittsville artists who entered the contest.  Our judges had a really hard time deciding on a winner! All of the entries are included below.

Abi Cantusci, Grade 3
Abi Cantusci, Grade 3
Adam Staniforth, Age 7
Adam Staniforth, Age 7
Nia Hawrysh, Grade 5
Nia Hawrysh, Grade 5
Edzea Froehler, Age 7
Edzea Froehler, Age 7
Madyson Mariscak, age 5
Madyson Mariscak, age 5
Tristan Chiswell, Grade 3
Tristan Chiswell, Grade 3
Brody Chiswell, Senior Kindergarten
Brody Chiswell, Senior Kindergarten
Ella Sultan, Grade 3
Ella Sultan, Grade 3
Katie Wallace, Grade 5
Katie Wallace, Grade 5
Laura Wallace, Grade 3
Laura Wallace, Grade 3

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Deadline is Monday for the Young Artist of the Month Contest

(Above: Drawing by Abi C., a Grade 3 student at St.Stephen in Stittsville.)

CALLING ALL STITTSVILLE ARTISTS!  If you’re 14 years of age or younger, we want to invite you to enter our Young Artist of the Month contest.  This month’s theme is “SUMMER”, and the winner will get their creation professionally framed by Walkerworks Picture Framing at the corner of Stittsville Main & Beverly.

Here’s how it works:

  1. Have your parents scan or take a photo of a piece of art that you’ve recently created.  It should be a drawing or a painting.  (Minimum size 1200 pixels wide, and maximum file size 5MB please!)
  2. Email it to us at feedback@stittsvillecentral.ca before Monday, June 22, 2015.  Be sure to include the name of the artist (first and last name), the medium (drawing, painting, pastel, etc.), what school you go to and what grade you’re in.
  3. The art will be judged by StittsvilleCentral.ca staff based on creativity, use of colour, technique and a link to the theme.
  4. One entry per artist please!
  5. We’ll showcase some of the artwork leading up to the deadline, and then announce the winner by June 29.  The winner will have their artwork professionally framed. Frame selection and design will be at the discretion of Walkerworks Picture Framing.

GOOD LUCK! If you have any questions please email feedback@stittsvillecentral.ca


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NEW: Young Artist of the Month Contest

CALLING ALL STITTSVILLE ARTISTS!  If you’re 14 years of age or younger, we want to invite you to enter our Young Artist of the Month contest.  This month’s theme is “SUMMER”, and the winner will get their creation professionally framed by Walkerworks Picture Framing at the corner of Stittsville Main & Beverly.

Here’s how it works:

  1. Have your parents scan or take a photo of a piece of art that you’ve recently created.  It should be a drawing or a painting.  (Minimum size 1200 pixels wide, and maximum file size 5MB please!)
  2. Email it to us at feedback@stittsvillecentral.ca before June 22, 2015.  Be sure to include the name of the artist (first and last name), the medium (drawing, painting, pastel, etc.), what school you go to and what grade you’re in.
  3. The art will be judged by StittsvilleCentral.ca staff based on creativity, use of colour, technique and a link to the theme.
  4. One entry per artist please!
  5. We’ll showcase some of the artwork leading up to the deadline, and then announce the winner by June 29.  The winner will have their artwork professionally framed. Frame selection and design will be at the discretion of Walkerworks Picture Framing.

GOOD LUCK! If you have any questions please email feedback@stittsvillecentral.ca

Summer, by Maddie & Brie. Pencil crayons on paper.   Grade 2, Stittsville Public School.
Summer, by Maddie & Brie. Pencil crayon on paper. Grade 2, Stittsville Public School.

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