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NLHS Art Students Bring Home the Gold

NLHSNorth Lamar High School students recently competed in the regional Visual Arts Scholastic Event (VASE).  Students presented their artwork and went through an interview process explaining the meaning and purpose of their artwork, techniques used, and critical decisions they had to make during the process. 

Seven students from North Lamar won gold medals. Division Four Gold Medal winners were Presley Edwards, Joy Merrifield, and Colton Chumbley. Division One Gold Medal winners were Kaleya Davis, Cullen Jones, Lupita Patino, and Lauren Arnold. There was also an on-site competition in Jewelry making and Jessica Chollet won Best Design!  North Lamar High School art instructor is Lena Spencer.

Pictured: NLHS art students who competed in the regional Visual Arts Scholastic Event beginning front row left are Kera Dillishaw, Sarah Roth, Presley Edwards, Gabby Torres, Melissa Williams, Kaleya Davis, and Shalen Haney.  In back are  Cullen Jones, Lupita Patino, Lauren Arnold, Jessica Chollet, Andi Willis, Colton Chumbley, Paul Ritchie, Jacob King, Joy Merrifield, Whitney Maggard, and Kimmy Wakefield.