Latinx & Hispanic Heritage Month Art Contest


Art Contest


Help us choose our Latinx and Hispanic Heritage Month Art Contest winners! 
We invite you to vote for your favorite submissions by Friday, December 4th by 11:59pm. 
 
Winners will be selected for each art category and age group.
 
Art categories:
•  Painting or Drawing
•  Sculpture (Clay, Sugar Skulls, etc.)
•  Mixed Media (Ofrendas, Collages, Mosaic, Repujado, etc.) 
 
Age divisions:
•  Elementary Students (Grades 3-5)
•  Middle School Students (Grades 6-8)
•  High School Students (Grades 9-12)
•  Adults
 
Winners will receive notice of their winning art piece via email during the week of Monday, December 7th - Friday, December 11th.
 
Winning entries will be displayed in the Main Library Lobby starting Monday, December 14th during library hours of operation through Friday, January 29th.

If you have any questions contact Stephanie Barraza, Adult Services Librarian.
Email: stephanie DOT barraza AT cityofwatsonville DOT org
Phone: (831) 768-3418

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Mixed Media


Un Dia De Trabajo - Daisy Nuñez

photograph of a man asleep in a car with his hat resting against his forehead

Great Grandmother Ofrena - Allyson Sandoval

girl standing next to a day of the dead altar

Painting & Drawing

La Reyes - Laura Spiegel

painting of a woman with a geometric background

La Tristesa - Laura Spiegel

painting of a saint (unknown which) in covered head scarf

Virgen - Laura Spiegel

painting of the virgin mary

Brown Girl - Samantha Nunez

painting of a woman with skin in shades of brown covered in petals

Day of the Dead - Sophia Ocegueda

painting of pan dulce

Rose To Death - Rodrigo Cruz

skull and roses drawing

Hispanic Month - Bryanna Vega Martinez

drawing of the mexican flag with part of a day of the dead skull and roses coming out of it

The Hispanic Heritage Celebrate - Valeria Contreras

drawing of various things related to latinx and hispanic heritage month

Sculpture

Elementary Division

Sugar Skull - Emmila Mondragon

a decorated sugar skull

Sugar Skull - Eliza Mondragon

a decorated sugar skull

Handsome Skull - Luis Angel Jimenez

a decorated sugar skull

Glitzing Sugar Skull - Hunter Clary

a decorated sugar skull

Flowery - Enedina Reyes

a decorated sugar skull

Dog Boy - Timmy Baker

a decorated sugar skull

Catrina India - Fernanda Camarena

a decorated sugar skull

Catrin - Daniel Camarena

a decorated sugar skull

Bob - Madison Baker

a decorated sugar skull

Middle School Division

Fancy Skull - Emily Jimenez

a decorated sugar skull

Adult Division

Sugar Skull 1 - Sonia Ortiz

a decorated sugar skull

Sugar Skull 4 - Sonia Ortiz

a decorated sugar skull

Sugar Skull 3 - Sonia Ortiz

a decorated sugar skull

Martina - Diana Fernandez

a decorated sugar skull

Calavera De Dia De Los Muertos - Kandy Ceja

a decorated sugar skull

Calabaza De Azucar - Ana Maria Ceja

a decorated sugar skull

Sweet Skulls - Shaina Clary

a decorated sugar skull