CEMILLE WINS LOCAL COMPETITION IN LIONS INTERNATIONAL PEACE POSTER CONTEST

Cemille, a year 9 student, has taken the first step to becoming an internationally recognized artist by winning a local competition sponsored by the Hornsea Lions Club. Cemille’s poster will be among more than 450,000 entries submitted worldwide in the annual Lions International Peace Poster Contest. Lions Clubs International is sponsoring the program to emphasize the importance of world peace to young people everywhere. “International peace must begin with the younger generation” the fourteen year-old from Hornsea said. The poster was selected by Mel Watson and Jenny Eldred president of Hornsea Lions for its originality, artistic merit and portrayal of share peace. The judging was held on Friday 6th November at Hornsea School. Cemille’s poster will advance through the district, multiple district and international levels of competition if she is to be declared the international grand prize winner. The competition was open to any year 9 students who have attended the after school art twilight sessions. Congratulations to the following students who have contributed and won a prize. Students will be awarded their prizes by president of Hornsea Lions Jenny Eldred, during their year assembly on the 25th November.

Grace (2nd prize winner £30)

Katie (3rd prize winner £20)

Kirsty (runner up £10)

Caitlin (runner up £10)

Halina (runner up £10)