KSS art students compete, excel in show at M-State

Twenty students from Kennedy Secondary School participated in an art show at M-State this week. Also participating were students from Hillcrest, Pelican Rapids, and Underwood.

Pieces were entered into one of 6 categories. Kennedy students did well in the competition, winning three of the six categories.

Rhiannon Garcia won the painting category with her impressionist style landscape. Hannah Johnson won the ceramics category with her Horsehair Raku piece. And Andrew Balken won the Drawing category with his scratch board work.

Each winner was honored at a reception at M-State hosted by Art Chair Lori Charest. The show was sponsored by Heart of the Lakes Gallery in Battle Lake. Each winner was awarded $50.