Art Competition Winners in Donegal

The art competition to create an art work based on the story of Kingsley Porter in Inishbofin Island where he built his fisherman's hut was run between September and October 2012, in conjunction with the Arthur Kingsley Porter Project and Donegal Libraries, under the management of the Chief Librarian, Carmel Barron. Thanks to everyone who took part in the competition.

The winners of each category in the art competition are:
Winner of Category, aged 5-7: Luke McLaughlin, Carndonagh, Co. Donegal
Winner of Category, aged 8-11: Orla Egan, Kerrykeel, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal
Winner of Category, aged 12-14: Bailey Kane, Ramelton, Co. Donegal


Winner of Category 5-7: Luke McLaughlin, Carndonagh, Co. Donegal with Lucy Costigan


Above: Winner of Category 5-7: Luke McLaughlin, Carndonagh, Co. Donegal


Winner of Category 8-11: Orla Egan, Kerrykeel, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal with Lucy Costigan


Above: Winner of Category 8-11: Orla Egan, Kerrykeel, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal


Winner of Category 12-14: Bailey Kane, Ramelton, Co. Donegal with Lucy Costigan

Above: Winner of Category 12-14: Bailey Kane, Ramelton, Co. Donegal

Each of the winners will receive art materials, vouchers and certificates that will be awarded by Lucy Costigan, author of' 'Glenveagh Mystery' at the book launch in Glenveagh Castle on November 17th.

The following entries were highly commended:
Ella Egan of Letterkenny, Co. Donegal (8-11)
Bryan Boyle of Creeslough, Co. Donegal (8111)
Cathal Lau of Milford, Co. Donegal (8-11)