The creative endeavours by St. Patrick’s Academy Art and Designstudents have been rewarded in this year’s National Texaco Children’s Art Competition. Eleven pieces of art work reached the final judging stage and the students received a Certificate of Merit. [Aoife O’Neill, Kieva Daly, Callum McCabe, Relly Lopes, Isabela Dobosz, Maja Kawka Aoife O’Neill, Teresa O’Neill (Abs), Orlagh Campbell, Evie Judge, Simas Abrutis]
Jarlath Swail won a Special Merit Award in his age category with his entry entitled ‘Highs and Lows’ and received €150 worth of art materials. His work will form part of the touring exhibition of winners which will visit the Ulster Museum.