Apollo Art Students Sweep Congressional Art Contest

Apollo Art Students Take Home Awards
sunflowerCongressman Ed Pastor held his Congressional Art Contest on April 24th. Apollo art students won 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 7th out of the top 10 art pieces.

Zaira Leyva won 1st place for her pastel "Sun Flower Beauty". Zaira's artwork will hang in the capitol for one year and she won two airline tickets to Washington D.C. for the ribbon cutting ceremony.

Felix Sandoval won $150 for his charcoal portrait "Ransom" while Kris Amador won $100 for his colored pencil drawing "Citrus Bearded Dragons".

In addition the following students won honorable mention ribbons as well as movie and popcorn passes:
-Felix De Valle
-Zuriel Grijalva
-Jaehd BUchanan
-Abby Gamboa
-Antonio Nunez
-Ricky Contreras
-Zaira Leyva