WVU Medicine Children’s has selected the winners of its “Home is Where the HeART is” artwork contest held in conjunction with the West Virginia Tourism Office.
More than 300 pieces of art highlighting West Virginia’s State Parks and forests were submitted from 25 West Virginia counties and Kentucky. The winners’ artwork will be used to decorate the new WVU Medicine Children’s Hospital.
Teachers and parents can now download a Certificate of Participation to recognize any participating students. The certificates can be downloaded here.
Kanawha State Forest, Faith Bailes, 14
Spruce Knob-Seneca Rocks National Recreation Area, Gracie Bowen, 15
Elk River, Madison Burdette, 12
Blackwater Falls State Park, Isabel Cann, 16
Babcock State Park, Sophie Carpenter, 13
New River Gorge National Park and Preserve, Kai Carr, 8
Valley Falls State Park, Alexis Cunanan, 9
Audra State Park, Autumn Dalton, 11
New River Gorge National Park and Preserve, Caydn Davis, 13
Cass Scenic Railroad State Park, Grandview Elementary School’s Kinder Crew
Dolly Sods Wilderness, Isabella Griffith, 17
Blackwater Falls State Park, Dezmond Heston, 6
See more “Home is Where the HeART is” contest winners