I’m so proud of my daughter Rene, who had one of her art pieces shown at this year’s “Imagination Celebration” here in Orange County! (Her piece is on the bottom left.)
She’s always loved to draw — she does great pencil sketches, and she even has an easel in the garage where she creates with acrylics in the summertime. (I’ll have to show you some of the cool stuff she has hanging in her room!) But this is the first time she’s ever really had her work “shown.” Her art teacher at school helped the kids learn how to mat their work and send it in for competition, and hers was selected among 6,000. It’s such a great thrill to see your creativity on display — I hope it inspires her to do more.
Here are her brothers — even they were impressed:
And here’s Rene receiving her certificate:
I’m sure it’s the beginning of a long love of art. …