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42 Allentown Students Honored in 2018 Scholastic Arts Awards

42 Allentown Students Honored in 2018 Scholastic Arts Awards
Posted on 02/26/2018
Adam Berke, 12th grade, sculpture: Greed of Man

Congratulations to 42 Allentown High School students whose creative talent has been recognized as East Central Scholastic Art Winners. The East Central preliminary competition judges the work of students in Carbon, Berks, Lehigh and Northampton counties.

Nationally, the Scholastic Awards accept original works from students in grades 7-12 and annually receive over 330,000 submissions. All submissions are evaluated by a team of judges from across the state. Winners are chosen based on the student’s originality, technical skills and the emergences of personal vision or voice. Regional Gold Key winners will have their work further submitted for national recognition. Congratulations to the following winners from the Allentown School District!

 William Allen High School - Art educators: Jonathan Roylance (ceramics), Sharon Kaucher  (printmaking, drawing, design and photography) and Robert McFetridge (drawing and sculpture)

Gold Key

  • Marielis Cruz- 12th grade, Printmaking: “Snow Day”

 Silver Key

  • Rene Byrd-12th grade, Ceramics: The Sleeping Dragon
  • Kathlyn Diaz -12th grade
    • Ceramics: Green Man
    • Ceramics: Woman’s Head
  • Yaznery Martinez-12th grade, Ceramics: Wavy Box
  • Egypt McPherson –11th grade Vasquez, Ceramics: leon
  • Keshawn Hutchinson- 11th grade, Ceramics: Abe
  • Jared Albright- 12th grade
    • Drawing: “Turbine”
    • Painting: “A Splatter of Myself”
    • Design: “Lost at Sea”
    • Printmaking: “Wired”
  • Marielis Cruz- 12th grade, Painting: “Out of the Box”
  • Jaeda Silver- 12th grade, Photography: “Beauty in Simplicity”
  • Edyson Richiez – 11th grade, Drawing: “psfour
  • Victoria Nazario – 10th grade, Drawing: “skeleton”
  • Ximari Osorio – 10th grade, Drawing: “Handle bars
  • Natalie Cordero –12th grade,
    • Drawing: “A Hero”
    • Drawing: “skeleton still life”

Honorable Mention

  • Ian Butz11th grade- Ceramics: Hammurabi
  • Rene Byrd – 12th grade, Ceramics: The Roots
  • Kathlyn Dias-12th grade
    • Ceramics: Sitting at the Dock
    • Ceramics: Kitty Teapot
  • Nastasia Lugo-12th grade, Ceramics, Leo
  • Yaznery Martinez- 12th grade, Ceramics, Lucky
  • Jasmin Ramirez- 12th grade, Ceramics: Buddha
  • Edyson Richiez-11th grade, Ceramics:Tweety Bad]
  • Jared Albright- 12th grade, Drawing: ‘Life Captured”
  • Marielis Cruz- 12th grade
    • Drawing: “Beneath the Object
    • Design :“DR Beauty”
    • Drawing: “Salt & Pepper”
  • Rene Byrd – , 12th grade
    • Sculpture: “The tree hand”
    • Drawing: “ A wish”
  • Natalie Cordero – 12th grade, Drawing: “Bike ride”
  • Ximari Osorio – 12th grade, Drawing: “skeleton still life”

 

 Dieruff High School - Art Educator:  Patti Tinsman-Schaffer

 Gold Key

  • Adam Berke, 12th grade, sculpture: Greed of Man

Silver Key

  • Ambar Acosta; 12th grade, printmaking: New Leaf
  • Michael Gonzalez-Mercedes; 12th grade:
    • Drawing and Illustration:Place in Time
    • Painting:Cacophony
  • Ilianna Perez; 12th grade, printmaking: Serenity

Honorable Mention

  • Giana Jarrah; 12th grade; printmaking: Clarity
  • Adeeb Saed; 12th grade; printmaking: Topographical Currents
  • Natalie Santos; 12th grade; printmaking: Flowering