Students Showcase Creativity in Blyth

An example of the student art displayed at the Student Show in Blyth. Submitted photo.

This is an exciting day for aspiring high school artists from Huron and Perth counties.

The Student Show 2014 opens tonight at the Bainton Gallery, beside the Blyth Festival Box Office.  This annual show features the best works of art students in Grades 9 to 12 from schools in both the Avon Maitland and Huron-Perth Catholic District School Boards.  Many different artistic techniques will be featured; including mixed media, sculpture, photography, drawing, painting, printmaking, and digital illustration.

The opening reception is at 6:00pm this evening at the Bainton Gallery.  The show will be available for viewing during the Blyth Festival Box Office hours, and continues until May 22.

This year, the Student Show has been nominated for Huron County’s Arts and Heritage Network’s Cultural Event.