Art and photography winners snap happy

Louise AllinghamPilbara News
Teis Pederdsen, 9, is presented with his first place award by Claudia Kraus, of the Point Samson Community Association.
Camera IconTeis Pederdsen, 9, is presented with his first place award by Claudia Kraus, of the Point Samson Community Association. Credit: Louise Allingham/Pilbara News

More than 50 people gathered at Point Samson Community Hall for the Point Samson Kids Art Competition and Photography Awards last Saturday.

Poppy Pedersen, 6, with her piece The Deep Blue - whale shark.
Camera IconPoppy Pedersen, 6, with her piece The Deep Blue - whale shark. Credit: Louise Allingham/Pilbara News
Kayden Barrow, 4, with his winning photo, Dog Toy, top right.
Camera IconKayden Barrow, 4, with his winning photo, Dog Toy, top right. Credit: Louise Allingham/Pilbara News

In its 13th year, the competition showcases the creative talent of children from across the City of Karratha.

Alena Goh Zhi Yi, 7, and Nathaniel Goh Bin Khai, 5.
Camera IconAlena Goh Zhi Yi, 7, and Nathaniel Goh Bin Khai, 5. Credit: Louise Allingham/Pilbara News
Nixon Vidler with his piece entitled Sheepy (top).
Camera IconNixon Vidler with his piece entitled Sheepy (top). Credit: Louise Allingham/Pilbara News

More than 230 entries were received from youngsters aged four to 17 years.

Claudia Kraus awards Nathaniel Goh Bin Khai, 5, with a highly commended prize for the ages 4-6 year category.
Camera IconClaudia Kraus awards Nathaniel Goh Bin Khai, 5, with a highly commended prize for the ages 4-6 year category. Credit: Louise Allingham/Pilbara News
This year's awards attracted more than 200 entries.
Camera IconThis year's awards attracted more than 200 entries. Credit: Louise Allingham/Pilbara News

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