Tuesday, February 28, 2012

GFWC Junior Woman's Club of Westminster Youth Art Contest

The GFWC Junior Woman's Club of Westminster held a Youth Art Contest for West Middle and East Middle School Students.  There were 32 entries which are on display at the Westminter Branch of the Carroll County Public Library through Thursday, March 1st.  On Thursday evening, February 23rd, there was a small reception honoring all the students who entered the contest.   


It was during the reception that the 1st, 2nd & 3rd place winners were announced.  The winners were as follows:  1st place  and $25 check -  Michelle Guldan, West Middle; 2nd place and $15 check - Tanner Tobias, East Middle; and 3rd place and $10 check - Vanna Teel, East Middle.  All three winning artwork will be submitted to the GFWC-MD Western District Youth Art Contest on March 10th.  


Judging was done by Carolyn Seabolt, owner of Cat Track Studio and former Art Teacher at Westminster High School.

“Off Track Art” is an artists’ co-op and gallery located in the historic Liberty Building at 11 Liberty Street – next to the railroad tracks, off of the Sentinel parking lot at the corner of West Main St and MD 27-Liberty St - in historic downtown Westminster, Carroll County Maryland. 

Open: Wed-Fri. Noon to 6 PM , Sat. 10 AM - 5 PM. http://offtrackart.blogspot.com/ 
 For news and information on Off Track Art previous to December 15, 2011, you can go to http://kevindayhoffart.blogspot.com/search/label/Art%20Off%20Track%20Art