Photograph of Millie receiving first prize for the Cherry Cup competition. Her art teacher Mr Martin presented the award.
The Cherry Cup was founded by John Cherry, a Hornsea artist who made his living designing and painting heraldic shields. John also ran an art club at Hornsea School. His wife Thelma, who was also an artist and a member of Hornsea Art Society, donated the cup for the School Art Prize upon John's death. The Cherry Cup competition has been running since 1995.
Students from year 7 -10 had the opportunity to enter a piece of art work; any scale, medium or subject. Judging took place by two members of the Hornsea Art Society.
Congratulations to all students who entered; the four winners and the best of the rest'. A special congratulations to the overall winner; year 10 student Millie S. Her repeat portrait piece demonstrates a high level of
skill. She will be rewarded with £50 and presented with the Cherry Cup
1st prize winner Millie S year 10
2nd prize winner Harvey B year 8
3rd prize winner Joseph J year 9
4th prize winner Jessica K year 7
An exhibition of the winners art work is to be held at the Masonic Hall and runs from the 24th Jul to 5th Aug. 10am - 5pm. The winners work and the shortlisted 'best of the rest' work will be on the Art Society website