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High school students enter Vortex Exhibit at Shafer Art Gallery
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Panda is a pastel piece by Megan Haynie of Hoisington High School. This and other art by area high school students is on display May 2-4 in the Shafer Art Gallery at Barton Community College. - photo by COURTESY PHOTO

Students from Great Bend, Ellinwood, Larned and Hoisington high schools have their art on display as part of the Shafer Gallery’s “Vortex Exhibit” from May 2-4. The Shafer Gallery is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Admission is always free.
The juried exhibit will be judged by Barton art instructors and the gallery staff. Winners in three categories will receive a $500 scholarship from the Barton Foundation. The exhibit is part of Vortex Day which will be Thursday and will include several art-related workshops on campus.
For more information contact Shafer Art Gallery Director Dave Barnes at or 620-792-9342.