Heuston, Baylen place in Melbourne Art Festival

Junior Victoria Heuston placed second for her wire peacock sculpture, senior Christina Baylen placed third for her beetle watercolor painting and eighth-grader Payton O. placed third for her Sculpty mermaid in the student art competition at the nationally recognized Melbourne Art Festival held downtown during the weekend.

West Shore student exhibited work in graphite, color pencil, pen and ink, painting, printmaking, sculpture and digital media.

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