Example of artwork that will be sold at the Art Sale. Photo submitted
Byron art students, art teachers and community artists have been working hard to create works of art for the Art Sale / Auction supporting the Amazing Visual Art Scholarship on Tuesday October 29th from 5 to 7 p.m. at Byron High School cafeteria. This sale will take place before the ZED Choir Concert. The sale will also be going on Friday November 1st from 6:30 p.m. until 9 p.m. at the Byron Middle School outside the Auditorium. This sale has been offered for more than 10 years.The Amazing Visual Art Scholarships are given out each year to 1-3 applicants who will be pursuing a college degree in the visual arts. The money raised by the sale goes directly back to the students.
Items offered for sale include scarves, pottery, paintings, photography, cheese boards, jewelry, silk floral arrangements and more. Also, on Nov. 1 from 5-9 p.m., the Byron Dairy Queen has offered to donate 20% of their proceeds toward the scholarships.