Youth Art Show at The Fly 2019
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Photos by Andrea Nix
This year’s Bedford County Youth Art Show was another success. with over 1,400 in attendance. Each year Bedford County public school art teachers display their students’ artwork at The Fly Arts Center for public view. Family, friends and anyone who appreciates art comes to “Oooh” and “Ahh” in appreciation for the student artwork.
Mattie and Sophie Schwartz, second grade students at Southside Elementary, proudly point to their artwork.
Shelbyville Central High School sophomore Lexie Krieg stands with her artwork.
Several students, like Learning Way bindergartner Lucas Gutierrez, attended the art show right before a ball game.
Bedford County art teachers: (back row, from left) Santha Koonce, Megan Straub, JoJo Bills, Megan Meli, Laura Houp, Keene Slaton. Eric Breedlove, (front row) Lauren Chambers, Angie Jackson, Katie Struk, Andrea Nix, Cynthia Donnelly and Lorielle Carothers.
Three generations of art teachers. JoJo Bills was an art student of Judy Williams. Santha Koonce was an art student of JoJo Bills.