Art Contest

Summer Art/Writing Contest For Teens & Tweens

Summer Art/Writing Contest For Teens & Tweens

The Upton Town Library is hosting a contest this summer for kids going into grades 5 – 12. Artists/writers are challenged to write a story and/or illustrate a response to the prompt: “A Man sprints down the sidewalk, looking over his shoulder. Half a block away, someone is chasing and gaining on him.” This is certainly […]

Congratulations YAM Flag Design Winner!

Congratulations YAM Flag Design Winner!

I am so happy to announce that the flag designed by Thomas Michel for Youth Art Month has been selected by the Massachusetts Art Education Association as the Flag Design Winner at the Elementary Level! Thomas is a fifth grade student at Miscoe Hill school in Mendon. There were just three flag designs selected from […]

No Winner Winner..

No Winner Winner..

No chicken dinner for Matthew, BUT he is always a winner in my book, and he gets a certificate to prove it! As you can see in the letter below, our votes were just 376 less than the top vote-getter, Brianna2373. Congratulations to Brianna and thank you to all of you for your votes. As […]

Mendon-Upton Young Artists Included In Museum Exhibit

Mendon-Upton Young Artists Included In Museum Exhibit

The Mendon-Upton K-8 art educators are pleased to announce that seventeen students from the Mendon-Upton Regional School District will have their artwork on display in the Youth Art Month exhibit at the Worcester Art Museum  (YAM @ WAM). Art students of Mrs. Alice Gentili and Mr. Jonathan Hansen at Miscoe Hill School, Ms. Alexis Kornblum at […]

Miscoe Art at the Worcester Art Museum!

Miscoe Art at the Worcester Art Museum!

Ten students from Miscoe Hill will have their artwork on display in the Youth Art Month exhibit at the Worcester Art Museum  (YAM @ WAM)! The students of Mrs. Alice Gentili and Mr. Jonathan Hansen are pictured below holding their artwork: Miscoe Hill students will join art students from Central Massachusetts who have been selected […]

Youth Art Month at the Worcester Art Museum (YAM @ WAM)

As promised, we are back from vacation and I am happy to announce the artists of the five pieces of art that have been chosen to be on display at the Worcester Art Museum for Youth Art Month, which is March! Here they are: Rebecca Pranga Grade Five Family Portrait Griffin Murphy Grade Six Self […]

Last Chance to Vote for Michael for Artist of the Week!

Voting ends tonight, so please cast your vote for Michael on each of your devices one last time! Thank you for all your votes! http://www.artsonia.com/aotw/vote/0/21806282

VOTE FOR MICHAEL!

VOTE FOR MICHAEL!

I didn’t expect to be posting again today, but I just got the great news that our own Michael22342 has been selected as a finalist for this week’s “Artist of the Week” award for the 4th-6th age group on Artsonia.  YAY Michael! But we need your help! The finalist who receives the most online votes between […]

Hey Natalie P.!! Woohoo!!

Hey Natalie P.!! Woohoo!!

I am so proud to showcase the work of our own Natalie P. today. Natalie has had her scratch art work, “Cat Scratch” selected for the online gallery Celebrating Art, where it has placed in the top ten for her age group (grades 4-6):  http://www.celebratingart.com/46-winnerlist.php?con=Summer%202012 Her art is the fifth one down on the list. […]

Give Peace A Chance Poster Contest

The Mendon Lions Club is promoting the International Peace Poster Contest “Give Peace a Chance”. Please see below for details. Contact Jayne Mistretta at jmistretta@woodsinsurance.com for more information and to make arrangements to submit entries. The Taft Library in Mendon has set aside Oct 24 from 5-6:30 for kids to meet there, share ideas, and […]

Art Contest

One of our parents sent me the following link for the annual College Savings Art Contest from MEFA (with support from the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education). Childen in grades three through five are eleigible to enter. Entries must be postmarkd by October 31! For more information, please click HERE!