RMS Visual Arts Program

Art Club is now meeting weekly in Room 905!
If you are interested in joining, contact Ms. Piccorossi for more information.
Everyone is welcome!

6th graders meet on Tuesdays from 2:40 to 3:30 pm and
7th and 8th graders meet on Wednesdays from 2:40 to 3:30 pm.
Please make sure your student has turned in the form.
Supply donations are very much appreciated!
Students may choose what supplies they want to work with in Art Club,
but that won't work if we run out of supplies.

Drawing By Alexis OrcuttDrawing by Sophia LeeDrawing by Olivia Travis

Visual Arts students recently finished this class project.
Here are drawings by Alexis Orcutt, Sophia Lee, and Olivia Travis.

Yesiann Morales wins Ruckel Planner design competition

Congratulations to Yesiann Morales,
whose design was chosen to become
the cover of this year's Ruckel Planner!

2019 Okaloosa Arts K-12 Student Art Show • April 2019
Congratulations to Ruckel's Anna Keim for winning Best in Show!
Ruckel students earned 55 ribbons in all. If you would like to view some the artwork, it is on display in the Guidance Office, Student Services and the Media Center.

Art – 2-D, 3-D
First Place Second Place Third Place
Samantha Feldman x2 Alex Eggers Camille Pruitt
Anna Keim Charity Hogan Avery Cleveland
Robbie Wynn Carsyn Loomis x2 Paetyn Hoffman
Olivia Travis Samantha Feldman Annalise Masino x2
Haley Stilings Paetyn Hoffman Samantha Feldman
Avery Cleveland Rebecca Gilbar Anna Keim x2
Kaylie Shelton Kenny Edwards Rowan Hansen
    Lilliana Gyurica
Honorable Mention Haley Holtery
Darian Williams x2   Story Theodore
Ava Board    
Robbie Wynn    
Maria Pindea-Maldonado  
Digital Art/Photography
First Place Second Place Third Place
Marie Reid 8th Kade VanHouten 8th Kade VanHouten 8th
Sophia Edwards 7th Gaby Madril 8th Ayden Brack 7th
Cienna Carrano 7th Mary Clare Delaunois 7th Mia Garza 8th
Audrey Moore 8th Malaiya Gibson 8th Kade VanHouten 8th
  Fletch Crumbaugh 7th Joselyn Blackburn 8th
    Lyndsey Reed 8th
Honorable Mention
Haley Stillings 7th
Gabby Fariss 8th
Jasmine Graham 7th
Addyson Lloyd 7th
Kyle Kelly 7th
Anna Grace Bruner-Allen 8th
Celeste Tritz 7th

2019 Van Porter Artist of the Year Show
Congratulations to Ruckel 8th grade students Delaney Cook and Anna Keim for winning awards at the Van Porter Artist of the Year Show hosted by the Arts and Design Society (ADSO) of Fort Walton Beach in February. Each student entered three pieces of their art along with their essay of "What Art Means to Me."

See more details here
    Van Porter Art Show Winners 2019 Delaney C wins 2nd placeAnna K wins 3rd place

Art in the Capitol winner
Ruckel student Anna Keim won Best in Show for the Okaloosa County Art in the Florida State Capitol Art Show! This is her second year in a row winning this title, and the third year in a row Ruckel has won this show. Her artwork, a two-point perspective 'futuristic city' project, will be displayed in the Tallahassee Capitol in January.

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Last Updated April 24, 2020