Pint-Seize Pirates & Awards
The presentation was held by Susan Close Minister for Education on the second day of the International Pirate Day 19-20 September 2015
School Painting Competition
How it all started
ASSP invited local schools to participate with their young students -from reception to year 3- in a painting competition related to the pirate theme.
199 works have been entered, all entries had been sighted by three independent judges, them and ASSP was amazed how many talented Receptionl to age 9 children we have in our Port Adelaide area.
Winners, Awards & Trophies
The overall winner:
Portside Christian College,
1 Causeway Rd, Ethelton SA 5015
The little winning artists:
1st prize: Safara Dolphin (PCC IS) / 2nd prize: Amu Walker (PCC IS) / 3rd prize: William S. (PCC A+P)
1st prize: Esther Lock (PCC IK)
2nd prize: Isabella Pawlski (PCC IW)
3rd prize: Tahlia Cooper (PCC IW)
1st prize: Savannah Allen (PCC 2)
2nd prize (draw): Jameson Ella – Esme M Williams (PCC 2)
3rd prize: Charlotte Dowling (PCC 2)
1st prize: Sophie Mcdonald (PCC 3W)
2nd prize: Brianna Cragg (PCC 3W)
3rd prize: Tia Bittner (PACC 3W)
Congratulations to all little artists which participated in the competition, the winners, the school, the art teacher
Special thanks by Sue and her team goes to all who made the event a big success:
- Hon Susan Close MP for the awards presentation
- the prize sponsors
* Electric Railway Studio Huntfield Heights – 1st prize
* Port Art Supply – 2nd prize
* Port Mall Newsagent – 3rd prize
- the supporters:
* ANZ Bank
* Bank SA
* Bendigo Bank
the judges, photographer James Levett who acted as pirate with a real cockie on his shoulder (the cockie did sometimes even swear like a real pirate) and I may be forgiven if I forgot someone else involved to mention.
Awards Presentation Photographs
Here some of the presentation photos by Kate – thank you for the wonderful impressions of the event!http://www.photographybykate.com.au
Schools are invited for 2016
After the great success and fun for young and old involved we decided to make this school competition with Youth Awards Presentation an annual event in September and from 2016 on we will showcase the works of the little artists on the walls in our gallery.
Schools which are interested to participate in 2016 are advised to declare their interest latest until 31st January 2016!