Honors for Artists

Bayport-Blue Point High School artists earned high praise during two regional art contests this spring. At the annual Bay Area Friends of the Arts Exhibit, Liz Galian won honorable mention in the painting category, Kerri Nickel won third place in the drawing category, Katherine Miller won first place in the pastel category, and Sheher Bano won the Jaqueline C. Palmer Award. This show was at the Gillette House in Sayville and showcased the work of more than 80 students from 10 local high schools.

At the Huntington Camera Club annual student competition, Alishia Becher received an honorable mention award. More than 800 student photographs were entered into this contest.