Sligo students winners in Texaco Children’s Art Competition

Four Sligo students have won top prizes in this year’s 67th Texaco Children’s Art Competition, the results of which were delayed until now due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

They were Erin McCormack (14) from Jesus & Mary Secondary School, Enniscrone; Weronika Matczak (15) from Ballinode College, Sligo; Matthew O’Tuachair (7) from Gaelscoil Chnoc na Ré, Sligo and Fionn Deasy (6) from Scoil Asicus, Strandhill.

All were winners of Special Merit Awards for artworks that Final Adjudicator Professor Declan McGonagle said: “demonstrated high levels of skill and imagination”.