Caldwell County Arts Student Art Show 2022

Caldwell County Arts was happy to have the Student Art Show in person again in 2022 after a 2-year break because of Covid concerns.  Artwork of students from Polo, Hamilton, Breckenridge, and Mirable schools was displayed at the Polo Community Center April 1-2, 2022.

Ribbons and prize money were awarded.  High School art students judged the elementary and middle school entries, and a local art teacher judged the high school entries.  Rebecca Grinlinton from Polo had the Best In Show Award with her blue-ribbon entry in drawing.   OliviaWolf(Polo) Sculpture/Ceramic, Hali Allred(Breckenridge) Watercolor, Celeste Harris(Polo) Photography, and Josselyn Masterson(Polo) Mixed Media were also awarded blue ribbons.  First place winners in Middle  School were: Dani Mckee(Polo), Abagail Tipton(Hamilton), Jackson Ebert(Polo), and Serenity Meyer(Polo).  Elementary students awarded a blue ribbon included: Quinn Morgan, Hope Raby, Taylor Sink, Ava Stuerke, and Bella Hernandez from Polo; Victoria Newman, Jacob Dominguez, and Evelyn Claypool from Hamilton; and Kate Bartalos and Lucas Mensing from Mirable.

There were many visitors to the art show Friday night from 6:00-8:00, and Saturday from 9:00-12:00.  This annual event is supported by the Missouri Arts Council and Caldwell County Arts.