Student Artwork

BBAC Student Works 

These high school students, taught by artist Todd Burroughs at the BBAC, are recipients of national awards in the 2016 Scholastic Art Awards.

Abigail McManaman – American Vision Award & National Silver Medal

McManaman, Abigail - American Vision Award; Nat'l Silver Medal sm

Abigail McManaman – Silver Key

McManaman, Abigail - Silver Key sm

Abigail McManaman – Gold Key

McManaman, Abigail - Gold Key sm

Sophia Linden – Gold Key

Linden, Sophia - Gold Key sm

Sophia Linden – Gold Key

Linden, Sophia - also Gold Key sm

Maria Graham – Honorable Mention

Graham, Maria - Honorable Mention sm

Clare Colburn – Gold Key

 

Colburn, Clare - Gold Key sm

 

(click here to read stories by some of the following adult artists)

Wegienek, Nancy Teegarden (Birmingham) - Patience - for website Patience – Nancy Teegarden Wegnienek / 2015 Marcia Boehm Memorial Award

250p high Walker, Janis (Bloomfield Hills) - Too Close to the Sun 

Too Close to the Sun – acrylic, charcoal – 18″ x 36″ – Janis Walker / 2015 President’s Award

 250p high Ruth, R. Jean (Beverly Hills) - Spring Runner     250p high Santacreu, Margie (Farmington Hills) - Totem 1

(L-R) Spring Runner – 15″ x 5.5″ x 17″ – copper on steel base – R. Jean Ruth / 2015 Nancy Peshkin Memorial Award

Totem I – 4″ x 13.5 – clay – Margy Santacreau

 250p high Douse-Angileri, Julie (Franklin) - Cream or Sugar

Cream or Sugar? – 6″ x 4.5″ x 4.5″ – Julie Douse-Angileri / 2015 Corinne Robinson Ceramics Award

250p high Remer, Jacqueline (West Bloomfield) - FInding Light

Finding Light – 24″ x 48″ – acrylic – Jacqueline Remer / 2015 Tama Award for Excellence in Acrylic Painting

250p high Perkins, Chris (Dearborn) - Three Pitchers (1 of the 3)

Three Pitchers (showing one of the three) – ceramics – Chris Perkins / 2015 Corinne Robinson Ceramics Award

250p high Palmer, Alison (Macomb Township) - Freefall I

Freefall 1 (detail) – 38″ x 30″ – acrylic, gesso, watercolor – Alison Palmer / 2015 Millers Artist Supply Award

250p high Maki, Ron (Troy) - An Evening at the Museum     250p high Lockwood, Patrice (Birmingham) - Decanter Delight

(L-R) An Evening at the Museum – 24″ x 24″ – oil – Ron Maki / 2015 Corinne Robinson Award

Decanter Delight – 30″ x 40″ – oil – Patrice Lockwood / 2015 Millers Artists Supply Award

 

250p high Hiller, Marge - Houndstooth Cape - detail     250p high Goldstein, Jacqueline (West Bloomfield) - Honesty

(L-R) Houndstooth Cape (detail) – 26.5″ x 40″ – woven fiber – Marge Hiller / 2015 Michigan Weavers Guild Award

Honesty – 36″ x 36″ – acrylic – Jacqueline Goldstein / 2015 Tama Award for Excellence in Acrylic Painting 

 250p high Elliott, Larry 2 (Rochester) - Making Room 250p high Elliott, Larry 1 (Rochester) - Making Room

Making Room – 64″ x 20″ x 8″ – ceramic, mixed media – Larry Elliott / 2015 Runyan Pottery Supply Award (entire piece + detail)

250p high Eisenbraun, Patty (Bloomfield Village) - Pattern #1     250p high Finnicum, William (Franklin) - Spoon

(L-R) Pattern #1 – 48″ x 60″ – oil – Patty Eisenbraun / 2015 BBAC Tuition Award

Spoon – 11″ x 3.5″ x 1.75″ – silver, bronze, kelp – William Finnicum / 2015 Armstrong Tools Award

250p high Buckner, Elizabeth (Farmington) - Serenity with Noise     250p high Boettcher, Kathleen (Farmington Hills) - Turpentine Can

(L-R) Serenity with Noise – 36″ x 36″ – acrylic – Elizabeth Buckner / 2015 Eva Briggs Award

Turpentine Can – oil – Kathleen Boettcher / 2015 Exhibition Director’s Award

250p high Anderson, Bonnie (Bingham Farms) - Nature's Gate

Nature’s Gate – 2″ x 2″ pendant – sterling silver, labradorite – Bonnie Anderson / 2015 CR Hill Award

Images by Gwenn Rosseau

 A sampling of other student artwork…

 Fink, Amy - Untitled - for website 
Amy Fink – Untitled – 8″ x 8″ – ink, gouache, acrylic
Marcotte, Maria - Dead Fly - for website Hershman, Claudia - Play Too - for website
M
aria Marcotte – Dead Fly – 24″ x 30″ – oil; Claudia Hershman – Play Too – 36 x 36 – mixed media
Mazhari, Nahid - Queen of the Night - detail - for website Brazeau, Anthony - It Makes Plants Grow - for website 
Naid Mazhari – Queen of the Night (detail) – 30″ x 40″ – oil; Anthony Brazeau – It Makes Plants Grow – 48″ x 36″ – acrylic
Yates, Cynthia - Used Books - for website Frost, Harrah - Overlooking the Piazza - for website
Cynthia Yates – Used Books – 14″ x 18″ – acrylic; Harrah Frost – Overlooking the Piazza – 30″ x 40″ – oil
Troshynski, Kathie - Old Woman - for website Park, Carol - Starlight - for website
Kathie Troshynski – Old Woman – 23″ x 27″ – oil; Carol Park – Starlight (detail) – sterling silver, garnet