Third place, 'Italian Birds'

  • "Italian Birds" by Emily DePaz, Arlington Heights

    "Italian Birds" by Emily DePaz, Arlington Heights Courtesy of District 214

Updated 4/30/2021 3:16 PM

Judge's comment: The ability to see potential in non-conventional materials can be very powerful when done with creativity. This piece utilizes found imagery and cut paper to gracefully depict complex forms simply and lovingly; the weightlessness of the birds transcends the heavy earth that adorns the pastel feathers.

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