Chalk Walk Draws a Crowd
Hundreds turn out for annual Arts in Strongsville event
Well over 100 young artists took to the sidewalks Saturday for the annual Chalk Walk, sponsored by Arts in Strongsville.
And the winners were:
First Place in the Amateur Division was: Alicia Wenninger, a Strongsville High School student who did an abstract picture of a human eye.
Second Place in the Amateur Division was: Alex Ansel, who did an abstract with circular patterns that showed depth.
Third Place in the Amateur Division was: Trisha Braun who did an abstract with three circles across the paper.
In the College Category:
First Place in the College Division was Daniel Pimental : The picture depicted an under water snorkeler with three dimentional bubbles surrounding the snorkeler.
Second Place in the College Division was Samantha Oren: The picture was of a mad dog with abstract dimensions to it.
Third Place in the College Division was Bridget Kinnery: She did a picture of an old clock tower.
In the Professional Category:
First Place in the Professional Division was Greg Ponomarenko : He did a water color with landscape and people in the foreground of the picture.
Second Place in the Professional Division was Dave Yettke: He did an oil painting of woods and stream landscape.
Third Place in the Professional Division was Greg Ponomarenko: He did a water color landscape.
Children Chalkers appeared in numbers throughout the day with a 160 participating.
Winners in the 5-6 year old division were:
1st Place: McCalister Klinzing
2nd Place: Andrew Maloney
3rd Place: Carter Keith
Winners in the 7-9 year old division were:
1st Place both: Clara Barry and Mackenzie Hammond
2nd Place: Trinity Turan
3rd Place: Hannah Smoraz
Winners in the 10-12 year old division were:
1st Place: Kayla Manney
2nd Place: Andrew Ye
3rd Place: Andrea Isenberg
Winners in the 13-15 year old division were:
1st Place: Holly Keating
2nd Place: Maheera Syed
Winners in the 16-18 year old division were:
1st Place: Laura Yurko
2nd Place: Mackenzie Olivares
3rd Place: Kim Treiakow
Winners in the Family Category were:
1st Place: Chelsea Gardner, Natalie Kortatowych, and Heather Patterson
2nd Place: Aric Micko and Fritz Micko
3rd Place: Tara and Ruby Xun