Local students take first place awards at Artfields Jr.
Two Florence students were winners at the 2017 Artfields Jr. event held in Lake City.
Payton Townsend of Florence took a first place award in the middle school category, grades 6-8, for her collage, “The Cello Spirit.”
Ada Smolen-Morton of Florence got first place in the Secondary Award category, grades 9-12, for her painting, “Boys Will Be Girls.” Her medium is pastels, colored pencils and Sharpie pen. The 17 year-old is an 11th grader at South Florence High School.