The Annual Student Art Invitational showcases and rewards the artistic talents of Tustin middle and high school students. Students create works in a variety of visual media that are put on display for the community to enjoy. Student artists receive cash awards, and their respective art departments receive money for the future purchase of art supplies. All art was on display at the Tustin Senior Center from April 2-22, 2010.
This Year's Winners - 2010
Student entries and winners represented a variety of visual arts. Winners in the various categories are as follows:
Best in Show: Joyce Lau – “Lullaby”
Photography: 1st, Laura Beck; 2nd, Eric Skirzynski; 3rd,Kaylin Murphy; Honorable Mentions, Laura Beck, Kaylin Murphy, Eden Dueck.
Oils/Acrylics/Pastels: 1st, JoeSun Chung; 2nd, Mi Rae Yi; 3rd, Nikita Shams; Honorable Mentions, Jessica Yuan, Tim Fuller, Nikita Shams.
Watercolors/Pen & Ink/Graphite/ Drawing: 1st, Jesse Pak; 2nd, Emily Giglio; 3rd, Calli Fink; Honorable Mentions, Mi Rae Yi, Emily Liu, Melany Jenson.
Graphic Arts: 1st,Clayton Hughes; 2nd, Kody Palmer; 3rd, Melina Froman; Honorable Mentions, Karen Beltran, Leeron Israel, Emily Powel.
Ceramics/3-D: 1st, Gloria Chavez; 2nd, Daneka Stryker ; 3rd, Irie Murphy; Honorable Mentions, Karen Luciano, Paulina Ruiz, Luis Ramirez.
Middle School Art: 1st, Aaron Severston; 2nd,Michael Mattlessich; 3rd, Torrie Hastings; Honorable Mentions, Kailyn Bako, Makayla Denniston, Neilson Nguyen.