Walton County Student earns second place in Congressional Art Competition

Press release from the office of US Congressman Jody Hice

Mill Creek High School student takes first Place

First place winner of 2020 Congressional Art Competition is Isabella Floyd

Monroe, GA – Congressman Jody Hice (GA-10) today announced that the winner of the 2020 Congressional Art Competition is Isabella Floyd, a rising senior at Mill Creek High School in Hoschton, Georgia. Floyd submitted a photograph, entitled “Inspiration,” which will hang for one year in the U.S. Capitol. 

Additionally, Congressman Hice is pleased to congratulate Marnie Couch, whose mixed media artwork, entitled “American Soldier,” placed second in the competition.  Couch, a rising senior at George Walton Academy in Monroe, Georgia, will have her artwork displayed throughout the summer in Hice’s downtown Monroe office.

Second place winner of the 2020 Congressional Art Competition Marnie Couch, of George Walton Academy.

“Congratulations to Isabella and Marnie and all the students who put their artistic abilities on display for the public to enjoy,” Hice. “Without fail, I’m amazed each year by the mix of creativity, intricate details, and vibrant colors that our students include in their talented submissions. Although we were unable to gather in person, I am more than pleased with the quality of entries we received and am glad we were able to host this year’s annual competition on an online platform.”

Twenty-four high school students from the 10th Congressional District participated in the 2020 Congressional Art Competition. Click HERE to view the student artwork.

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