Jones’ woodwork takes top position at LV craft show
Artistic ability helped Maura Jones and Reagan Roswell garner the top two positions in the 57th annual La Vernia Junior Livestock & Poultry Show’s Arts and Crafts Contest held Feb. 28 in La Vernia.
Maura earned grand champion honors in the woodwork category. Reagan’s painting/drawing entry was named the reserve grand champion.
Other winners in the contest included:
•Baskets, wreaths, holiday -- Tristan Summy, first; K.J. Crisp, second; and Micayla Pearson, third
•Catch-all -- Kourtney Leija, first; Madison Summy, second; and K.J. Crisp, third
•Metalwork, welding -- Aryanna Smith, first; and Daniel Allen, second
•Photography -- Jaelyn Kotzur, first; Zach Hubert, second; and Kyla Barron, third
•Woodwork -- Maura Jones, first; Will Friesenhahn, second; and Logan Recker, third
•Candles -- Kourtney Leija, first
•Jewelry -- Kate Burns, first; Kirsten Swickard, second; and Allyssa Stanush, third
•Paintings, drawings -- Reagan Roswell, first; Kyla Barron, second; and Maclean Bryant, third
•Stitchery -- Anne Lowak, first; Kourtney Leija, second; and Kayla Gladstone, third
•Yard art -- Micayla Pearson, first; Miranda Mills, second; and K.J. Crisp, third.