Belmont County High School Art Show April 23-26

The 2009 Belmont County High School Art Show will be held on April 23-26 at the J.C. Penney Concourse in the Ohio Valley Mall. The following schools that contract for gifted services through the Belmont County Educational Service Center will have artwork on display: Barnesville, Bellaire, Bridgeport, Harrison Hills, Martins Ferry, Shadyside, and St. Clairsville.

First through fifth place awards will be given in the following categories: Drawing, Painting, 3-Dimensional, Photo/Computer, and Mixed Media/Print Making. From these category awards the first through fifth place Best of Show Awards will be given. Also, first through fifth place Teachers' Choice Awards and Merit Awards will be assigned.

The public will have the opportunity to vote on their favorite piece of artwork. The piece that receives the most votes from the public will be awarded the Peoples' Choice Award. Creativity Certificates will be issued to various displays upon the discretion of the teachers. All students will receive a Certificate of Participation.

Please come out to the Mall to see the talented artwork of Belmont County high school students.