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PDMS Wins Big in Union County Student Art Showcase
Each year on the first weekend in May, Union County Community Arts Council sponsors the Student Art Showcase - a county-wide visual arts competition. The Student Art Showcase is the only juried and judged visual arts competition in Union County. While it’s open to all students, K – 12, only high school and middle school students compete in the 10 categories for awards and recognition. This year’s Student Arts Showcase was held at South Piedmont Community College with Dustin Robertson and Donna Frasca serving as judges. In the 10 categories of art,Piedmont Middle School won 5 first place awards,two third places awards, and two merit awards.
The Showcase features the best of the best in Visual Arts Education in Union County; celebrating excellence in innovation. Close to 800 parents and community people visited this year’s show during its two day run experiencing the creative culture of our community.
Written by: Margaret James
Posted: May 08, 2014 by Karen Barbee