Six Edison Intermediate School students were selected to showcase their art work at the Elizabethtown Gas Company in Union, NJ, in celebration of Youth Art Month. A special awards ceremony was held on March 24 to honor the Westfield students and recognize their unique artist talents.
Pictured from l-r are: Tahani Ahmed, Darika Lara-Rodriquez, Elaina Jones and Amanda Zhang. Participating artists not shown in the photo are Shea Elliot and Elisha Israel. Members on a committee from the Art Educators of New Jersey (AENJ) made the final selections. The chosen Westfield pieces included four paintings, one pen and ink drawing, and one using colored pencil.
The Edison Intermediate School artists are students of Alison Hooper and Helen Frees.