Niceville HS Students Shine During Destin Festival of the Arts

The 20th Annual Destin Festival of the Arts was held recently at the Matte Kelly Cultural Arts Village.  The Adult & Student Collaborative Tent included the talented works of many local community artists.

Awards for top honors in the Student Collaborative Category included:

  • 1st Place ~ $100
  • 2nd Place ~ $75
  • 3rd Place ~ $50
  • Best in Show ~ $250 – Adults and Students combined

Several Niceville High School AP Art students won the following:

Sarah Adams - Best in Show for Paint Swatch Pin Up
Taylor Conely - First Place  for Halloween of the Humble
Madison Rusch - Third Place for Alchemist

Pictured above left to right are Conely, Adams, and Rusch.

The following students also placed at the Northwest Florida Fair Art Show:

Madison Rusch - Second Place and Honorable Mention
Sam Durkin - Honorable Mention