10/30/2017 11:57:00 AM Six young artists qualify for State Fair
Young artists who qualified for the Minnesota State Fair include, front row, from left, Carson Goodman and Maddie Sommerfield. Back frow, from left, Dane Cole, Sage Jorgenson and Cody Carolan. Joy Blewett, art teacher at Bonner, in back, holds Gavin Iversonís work.
Six young artists from Bonner Elementary School and Bear Cave Intermediate School recently qualified to enter their artwork at the Minnesota State Fair. Carson Goodman and Maddie Sommerfield earned third premium honors at the fair, while Dane Cole received honorable mention. Other artists included Cody Carolan, Gavin Iverson and Sage Jorgenson, Joy Blewett, art teacher at Bonner Elementary School, introduced the students at the Stewartville School Board's regular meeting last week, saying that the State Fair provides tough competition for budding artists. She congratulated the local students who qualified to compete there... For more on this story pick up your copy of the Oct. 31 Stewartville STAR.