The Sounds and Sights Festival held its seventh annual Chelsea Chalk Art Contest on Saturday, July 27, 2019. Participants of all ages transformed the Clocktower parking lot, located at 310 North Main Street, into colorful renderings from 8 am until 4 pm. Chelsea Area Festivals & Events awarded over $1,000 in prizes across 11 contest categories.
The Chelsea Chalk Art Contest event is sponsored by Healthy Smiles Dental, H&R Block of Chelsea/Dexter/Stockbridge, Riemco Building Company and is also made possible by donations of over one hundred Sounds and Sights sponsors.
Youth 1st Place, Best Art Reproduction and Best in Show: Eva Brenner
Best Youth 2nd: Karlee Szcesniak
Best Children’s 1st: Gabriella Burgess
Best Children’s 2nd: Marah Putnam
Best 3D: Mia Brenner
Best Original: Shelia Serio
Best Use of Color: Thanaporn Dowgiallo
People’s Choice: Aaron Turek