Student wins company’s art contest

student painting of a multi-colored bulldog

elementary art student holds up a certificate in an art classroomFonda-Fultonville Elementary School student Karina DeMallie won the Sargent Art company’s “A Brighter World” art contest.¬†¬†Submissions were received from all over the United States.

Winning entries were selected for various levels. DeMallie was selected as the elementary-level winner for her artwork of a bull dog inspired by artist Dean Russo. DeMallie has received over $200 worth of art supplies from Sargent Art, and the FFCS elementary art program received over $300 worth of art supplies from Sargent.

“I’m very proud of Karina, and thankful to her and Sargent for the extra supplies!” art teacher Kathleen Hallam-Bushek said.