Apple art contest winner
Seventeen-year-old Sam Strain of Manson, Washington, is the grand-prize winner in the Washington Apple Education Foundation’s 15th annual Year of the Apple Art Contest. His parents are Mark and Barb Strain.
Strain, a student at Chelan High School, received a $1,000 savings bond, and his artwork will be featured on the 2011 Dow AgroSciences wall calendar.
In total, 16 Washington State students shared $4,750 in savings bonds, and the winning students’ schools will each receive $100 in cash to buy classroom art supplies.
For a list of contest winners, go to the Apple Foundation’s Web site.