Youth Art Competition

Presented by James H. & Madalynne Norick Foundation

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It's never too early to create artwork for the 2018 Red Earth Festival Youth Art Competition sponsored by the James H. & Madalynne Norick Foundation in Oklahoma City. Native youth ages 9-18 from throughout Oklahoma and the region are invited to participate in the 2018 Youth Art Competition and Show during the Red Earth Festival, scheduled June 8-10 in Oklahoma City.

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Youth Art Competition Details

The Red Earth Youth Art Competition is divided into three age groups ages 9-12, 13-15, and 16-18.  Participants can enter eight art categories including pottery, painting/drawing, graphics/photography, sculpture, basketry, beadwork, cultural items and jewelry. Prize money is awarded to the top three winners in each division category, along with a "Best of Show" award. 

All youth artists are required to show tribal affiliation in accordance with Public law 101-644 (104 Stat. 4662, Act of 11/29/90) with one of the following: Tribal Membership card; Certificate of Degree of Indian Blood.

2018 James H. & Madalynne Norick Youth Art Competition Winners


2018 Youth Art Best of Show

Miko Milligan - Sculpture

Division I (ages 9-12)

Basketry
    • 1st::  Kiki Shawnee (LeBiloxi Nakota-Chee), Tulsa, OK
    • 2nd:: Kattera L. Toahty (Apache/Kiowa), Edmond, OK
    • 3rd::  Katarina Samuel (Choctaw), Edmond, OK
Beadwork 
    • 1st::  Kiki Shawnee (LeBiloxi Nakota/Chee) - Tulsa, OK
    • 2nd:: Sophie Mater (Chickasaw) - Ada, OK
    • 3rd:: Katiera Toahty (Arapahi/Kiowa) - Edmond, OK
Cultural Items
    • 1st::  Kautchdot Y. Quiver (Cine/Navajo) - Albuquerque, NM
    • 2nd:: Kiki Shawnee (LeBiloxi Nakota/Chee) - Tulsa, OK
    • 3rd:: Gabby Cornell (Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
Jewelry
    • 1st::  Christie Jo Aultman (Mucogee/Semionle) - Holdenville, OK
    • 2nd:: Kiki Shawnee (La Biloxi Nakota/Chee), Tulsa, OK
    • 3rd:: Kaden Emery (St. Croix Chippewa), Corrales, NM
Painting/Drawing/Grahics
    • 1st::  Anita Ashley Mitchell (Cherokee), Grapevine, TX
    • 2nd:: Kiki Shawnee (La Biloxi Nakota/Chee), Tulsa, OK
    • 3rd:: Alyssa Caton (Choctaw) - Blanchard, OK
Photography
    • 1st::  Lazarus McFerran (Chickasaw) - Francis, OK
    • 2nd:: Kiki Shawnee (LaBiloxi,Nakota-Chee) - Tulsa, OK
    • 3rd:: Shae Bittle (Chickasaw) - Ada, OK
Pottery
    • 1st:: Kaden Emery (St. Croix, Chippewa, Jemez Pueblo) - Coralles, NM
    • 2nd:: Jewel Duncan (Cherokee) - Blanchard, OK
    • 3rd:: Xander Going (Chickasaw, Choctaw, Cherokee, Creek) - Ada, OK
Sculpture
    • 1st::  Kiki Shawnee (LaBiloxi, Nakota, Chee) - Tulsa, OK
    • 2nd:: Jacoby Shawnee (La Biloxi, Quapaw, Shawnee) - Tulsa, OK
    • 3rd:: Jewel Duncan (Cherokee) - Blanchard, OK

Division II (ages 13-15)

Basketry
    • 1st::  Sydney Anderson-Cullum (Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
    • 2nd:: Annika Samuel (Choctaw) - Edmond, OK
Beadwork
    • 1st::  Sydney Anderson-Cullum (Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
    • 2nd:: Micah Postoak (Chickasaw,Seinole) - Ada, OK
    • 3rd:: Gabrielle Cleveland (Chickasaw) - Seminole, OK
Cultural Items
    • 1st::  Louisa Harjo (Creek, Seminole, Cherokee) - Okemah, OK
    • 2nd:: Angelyn Connywerdy (Kiowa,Comanche, Caddo) - Norman, OK
    • 3rd:: Sidney Andersonl-Collum (Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK 
Jewelry
    • 1st:: Sydney Anderson-Collum (Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
Painting/Drawing/Graphics
    • 1st::  Alyssa Underwood (Comanche) - Yukon, OK
    • 2nd:: Sydney Anderson-Collum (Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
    • 3rd::  Heidi Musick (Chickasaw) - Blanchard, OK
Photography
    • 1st::  Sydney Anderson-Collum (Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
    • 2nd:: Angelina Bruner (Chickasaw) - Ardmore, OK
Pottery
    • 1st:: Sydney Anderson-Collum (Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
    • 2nd:: Andelyn Connywerdy (Kiowa,Comanche,Caddo) - Norman, 
Sculpture
    • 1st:: Sidney Anderson-Collum (Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
    • 2nd:: Bailey Lollis (Chickasaw) - Blanchard, OK
    • 3rd:: Heidi Musick (Chickasaw) - Blanchard, OK

Division III (ages 16-18)

Basketry
    • 1st::  Aeneas Freeman (Chickasaw,Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
    • 2nd:: Ryan James (Choctaw) - Edmond, OK
    • 3rd:: Kamryn R. Toahty (Arapaho, Kiowa) - Edmond, OK
Beadwork
    • 1st::  Aeneas Freeman (Chickasaw,Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
    • 2nd:: Jessica Meikle (Choctaw) - Moore, OK 
    • 3rd:: Colton Wilson (Chickasaw) - Ada, OK
Cultural Items
    • 1st::  Aneas Freeman (Chickasaw, Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK 
    • 2nd:: Xeneca LeClair (Otoe-Mssouria, Pueblo Laguna) - Red Rock, OK 
    • 3rd:: Kamryn Toahty (Arapahi, Kiowa) - Edmond, OK 
Photography
    • 1st::  Avery Underwood (Comanche) - Yukon, OK 
    • 2nd:: Aeneas Freeman (Chickasaw,Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
    • 3rd::  Loreal Harjo (Chickasaw) - Seminole, OK 
Jewelry
    • 1st::  Miko Milligan (Chickasaw) - Ada, OK
    • 2nd:: Aeneas Freman (Chickasaw,Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK 
    • 3rd::  Elias LaMone-Hobson (Navajo) - Kirtland, NM
Painting/Drawing/Graphics
    • 1st:: Lindsay Petitt (Cherokee) - Broken Arrow, OK 
    • 2nd:: Katherine Sharp (Cherokee) - Broken Arrow, OK 
    • 3rd:: Xeneca LeClaire (Otoe-Missouria, Pueblo Laguna) - Red Rock, OK 
Pottery
    • 1st::  Jessica Mierle (Choctaw) - Moore, OK
    • 2nd:: Aeneas Freeman (Chickasaw, Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK 
Sculpture
    • 1st:: Kaylee Martin (Chickasaw) - Ada, OK
    • 2nd:: Lindsay Petitt (Cherokee) - Broken Arrow, OK K
    • 3rd:: Aeneas Freeman (Chickasaw, Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK

2018 Red Earth Festival

Plan your visit to the 2018 Red Earth Festival June 8-10 in downtown OKC. 

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