Children's Peace Fair, November 2007:
The March 2007 exhibit attendees selected the
2007 People's Choice Award Medal Winners
East Side of Portland and for the
Less than 10 years old: Jenna Richards, To Live in Peace," painted glass in a window frame.
Age 10 to 13 years: Noelle Zuelke, "Peace On Earth," watercolor.
Age 14 to 18 years: Patch Hanchek, "Purr," watercolor ink.
Adult: Sr, Mary Bertoli SNJM, "The Promise of Peace," torn paper collage.
In the School category: Holy Redeemer Catholic School.
Under 10 years old: Cory Meyer,"Into The Woods," watercolor.
Age 10 to 13 years: St. Anthony 5th Grade Class," Friendship Around The World," ceramic and acrylic paint.
Age 14 to 18 years: Ally Grigar, "Peace Shines Through," photograph.
Adult: Bill Zuelke," Peace-ing It Together," fused art glass.
Artist’s Statement: Peggy Bird: "Peace can rise from war if we persist; if we insist; if we reject the easy answer that violence is the answer and engage with our adversaries in the work of peace-making."
See the artworks at:
Everyone is a winner in the Search For Peace!
2007 entrants each received a PEACEMAKER ribbon.