Press Release – 5th December 2016

Talented Art Students at local prep school

A Marchington school has been entered into several local and national art competitions and been highly successful.

Some outstanding artwork by Denstone College Prep School pupils was entered into the Alrewas Agricultural & Horticultural Show 2016, Draycott Show Inter-Schools Art Competition 2016 and the National Open Art Competition 2016 (NOA).

In the NOA 2016 Competition the following pupils have had their work published in an online gallery:- Esther Belcher (9), Bruce Hill (8), Amelia Lee, Isla Spencer(9) and Imogen Vickers (10). You can view their work at:- http://www.nationalopenart.org/gallery.php?filter=children.

In the Alrewas Show Competition, Isla Spencer (9), Bruce Hill (8), Darcie Wilson (9) and Imogen Vickers (10) were all highly commended and won rosettes.

In the Draycott Show Competition, Ellie Rowcliffe (11) was Highly Commended, Amber Dunning (10) was the Winner of the KS2 section, and Esther Belcher (9) was the Overall Show Winner. Denstone College Prep School won the School Prize and received a trophy.

If you would like to see the high quality of the work produced, the school has an art exhibition on at the Waitrose store in Uttoxeter. Please come and take a look if you are in the area.