VMHS VASE art students earn gold medals

Mission, Texas- Veterans Memorial High School art students compete at the Texas Art Education Association Visual Art Scholastic Event (VASE), and they earned some bling for their artistic work. They had a total of ten gold medal winners and one State Qualifier. Congratulations Adamary Gonzalez- Montemayor for qualifying for State.


The results are as follows:

Elena Alaniz (Gold medal) - Mixed Media Painting “Decay of one’s old Self/Growth”

Drake Carranza (Gold medal) – Mixed Media Painting “Forgiveness”

Valeria Escamilla (Gold medal) – Mixed Media Painting “Maid of the Mist”

Monica Fregoso (Gold medal) – Mixed Media Painting “Organic Female Figure”

Jennifer Contreras (Gold medal) – Mixed Media Painting “In my Dreams”

Maya Lee Mercado (Gold medal) – Color pencils “Don’t Look”

Cynthia Nino (Gold medal) – B & W Drawing in pencil “Failed Reflection”

Lila Nunez De Caceres (Gold medal) – Color pencils, markers “Social Anxiety”

Noe Vargas (Gold medal) – Mixed media 3-D “Ghost Garden”

Admary Gonzalez-Montemayor (Gold medal/State Qualifier)– Oil Painting “Maybe I’ll Get Some Sleep”

Jose Uriarte Soto (Participant) – Mixed media Ink & markers “Sinbad’s Deja Vu”