and the art contest winners are…

This summer EOR held a art contest for children who have found their forever families from Ethiopia. The masterpieces submitted will be turned into note cards, a quilt and much more. Thanks to all who entered the contest. Here are the three winners. Thanks to all who entered the contest. We will notify you in late September/early October when the  notecards will be available for purchase. They make perfect holiday gifts.

Boy Winner age 0-8 years

This work of art was created by Anthony who was born in Ambo, Ethiopia. He and his twin brother, Zachary, joined his forever family in 2005. He lives in Newberg, Oregon and enjoy riding horses with his sisters and playing with his lab puppy.

Girl Winner age 0-8 years

This work of art was created by Eliana who is 5 years old and was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She came home to her family at 3 months old weighing just 8 pounds. Her riery spirit won her the title, “small, but mightly!”  Eliana loves to sing, dance, read books and do art.  She also takes her job of being the BIG sister very seriously.  She is excited to be going to Kindergarten this year.

Winner girls age 9-17

The work of art was created by Alemtsehay was was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She now lives in Colorado Springs with her 2 sisters and 4 brothers. She loves swimming, art and school. She dreams of being a ballerina some day.

Children will not remember you for the material things you provided but for the felling that you cherished them

Richard L. Evans

Thanks again,

Kim

Advertisements

One thought on “and the art contest winners are…

  1. Pingback: Ethiopian Children’s Art Note Cards | Ethiopian Orphan Relief's Blog

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s