July 1, 2011
Photos: Young artists hold exhibition at King Alfred School
of young artists from the Burnham-On-Sea area displayed their
work during a special exhibition in Highbridge on Thursday night
Alfred School opened its doors to parents and friends of the art
students to see their colourful artwork, which ranged from paintings
to films and photos.
50 young artists aged 13-18 took part and showed a wide range
of quality exhibits," Louise Amato, head of art at King Alfred
School, told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
received lots of very positive comments from the visitors."
the evening, a cheque for £950 was also presented to the
school's art group by North Somerset Decorative and Fine Arts
Society to help with the cost of buying art materials.
The group's Dr Peter Clark said he was "delighted"
to be able to hand over the funding to "such an enthusiastic
and talented group of young artists."
Town councillor Alan Miller visited the exhibition in his role
as Burnham and Highbridge's Second Deputy Mayor and said the standard of the display
had been "fantastic".