Artists Selected in Renowned Art Competition; Kathryn Geldien Receives Top Honor

Notre Dame Academy would like to congratulate six student artists who were entered in the renowned national Scholastic Art and Writing Regional Awards competition regional jurying.  All six were selected for the regional exhibition held at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art.

A special congratulations to junior Kathryn Geldien for receiving one of the top honors of a Gold Key Award for her, “My Soul Rejoices” drawing and illustration. Gold Key Awards are given to the very best works submitted and are automatically considered for national–level recognition.  Kathryn’s work will progress to the national exhibition in New York.

Honorable Mention Awards for accomplished works submitted to local programs showing great skill and potential were given to:

Senior Anna Gerken’s Begging for Treats Drawing and Illustration


Freshman Carissa Kolcun’s Underneath Drawing and Illustration


Junior Claire Pawleck’s Into the Unknown Drawing and Illustration


Senior Morgan Zickes’ The Sorrow of Existence Drawing and Illustration


Sadie Nadrasik’s H48C Jewelry piece