May student at the Artists’ Guild Gallery in Holmes Beach

Holmes Beach – During the month of May, the watercolor mirror image titled “Reflections” by Bayshore High School student Erin Kenney will be displayed at the Artists’ Guild Gallery, 5414 Marina Drive in Holmes Beach. Erin is a senior AP art student who plans to work after graduation as a tattoo artist and attend college later. She was selected to be part of Art and Soul in 2013-14 and also Art Slam as well as The River Walk Art Festival. Her art teacher is Claire Hickman.

Pictured left to right, Claire Hickman, Erin Kenney and Guild Education Chairperson Karen Ellsworth at the Artists' Guild Gallery
Pictured left to right, Claire Hickman, Erin Kenney and Guild Education Chairperson Karen Ellsworth Artists’ Guild Gallery

Artists’ Guild Scholarship Award Winner – Young Artists 2015

The Artists’ guild Scholarship Award Winner is a great one this year!

Artists’ Guild Scholarship Award Winner

The Artists’ Guild of Anna Maria Island has awarded Rachel Stenger a $1000 Scholarship. She will be attending Ringling College of Art and Design this fall and will major in illustration. Rachel also recently graduated from Braden River High School. The scholarship this year was named in honor of the Twenty Fifth Anniversary of the founding of the  Artists’  Guild.

Each year the Artists’ Guild awards young artists with a scholarship to help keep the arts intriguing. It is always wonderful to give young people the gift of creativity and education at once.

Artists' Guild Scholarship Award Winner artists' guild of anna maria island Rachel Stenger
Pictured left to right: Rachel Stenger and Karen Ellsworth, education and scholarship chairperson