A great event of the Celebration is the art show. It brings out not just the creativity of a person, but their own expression of Texas.
March 11, 2017
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
San Benito Fair Grounds
25699 Cesar Gonzales PKWY, San Benito, TX 78586
K thru 12th grades: Elementary, Middle School, High School students of the Rio Grande Valley.
Adult Division: over age 18 or out of high school
“Any Texas Theme”
Teachers are encouraged to suggest topics using the Social Studies Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills. Suggested topics could include people, places, events, symbols etc.
Any two dimensional media is acceptable including collages, oil, acrylic, tempera, crayon, marker, pencil, pen, paint, water color, pastel, charcoal. Artwork must be original and the sole work of the person whose name appears on the entry card.
All work must be no larger than 12x18 inches before matting. Matting and sturdy backing is advisable. (No glass frames).
Attach a card or some form of identification to the back upper left corner with the student’s name, school, and grade level. Adult Division may have address and phone number. Art may be signed, but no other identifying marks should appear on the work until after judging.
Awards Assembly will be Saturday at approximately 4:00pm and will be
announced during the show. Participants are encouraged to attend.
Ribbons and gift cards will be awarded to top entries in each category.
Creativity, Content, Theme, Presentation
Deliver by Thursday, March 9 before 4:00 p.m. to Veronica Rodriguez at
Frank Roberts Elementary – 451 Biddle St., San Benito, Texas
(To make other arrangements, contact Diana Bates) firstname.lastname@example.org
Removal of entries: Art teacher or parent must pick up their artwork after the show.
Decision of judges will be final.
Contact: Diana Bates (956) 739-0401 or email@example.com / Veronica Rodriguez
at firstname.lastname@example.org (956)456-4639