About the Artist

2017–2018
Humpty Dumpty 1st Place

Theme:
Going Places

Name: Jacob
Age: 6
State: Illinois
Hobbies: Drawing, swimming, and basketball
Favorite Food: Shrimp, salmon, and salami
Dream Job: Paleontologist
Favorite Summer Activity: Going to the beach and eating ice cream

About the Art

Method: Pencils, markers, and watercolor
Description: “I love to travel with my mom and dad. I included the Willis Tower in Chicago, where I live, the Oriental Pearl Tower in Shanghai, where my parents are from, the Statue of Liberty in New York, the Great Wall of China, a temple and volcano from Japan, polar bears from the North Pole, penguins from the South Pole, and whales from the ocean. Sometimes we take an airplane and sometimes my dad drives. I want to go to more places in the future!”

2017–2018
Humpty Dumpty 2nd Place

Theme:
Going Places

Name: Aathiraa
Age: 5
State: New Jersey
Hobbies: Painting and baking
Favorite Food: Toast with strawberry jam
Dream Job: Artist
Favorite Summer Activity: Riding my bike and scooter with friends

About the Art

Method: Markers, Sharpie, crayons, and colored pencils
Description: “My favorite place to go is the Enchanted Park. It is so fun! I go with my mom, dad, and brother. I slide down the magic rocket slide, and run and play with friends. We fish, pick oranges from trees, play soccer, and eat yummy snacks that mom made us. I can also see birds flying.”

2017–2018
Humpty Dumpty 3rd Place

Theme:
Going Places

Name: Chloe
Age: 6
State: California
Hobbies: Drawing, reading, and playing with my brother
Favorite Food: Pasta and red bean buns
Dream Job: Artist
Favorite Summer Activity: Playing with water

About the Art

Method: Colored pencils and watercolor
Description: “My brother and I like Joshua Tree National Park. We went there to climb rocks. We saw rock carving and funny trees and plants. Mommy took pictures of us posing like trees. It was beautiful.”

2017–2018
Humpty Dumpty Readers' Choice Winner

Theme:
Going Places

Name: Emily
Age: 4
State: Mississippi
Hobbies: Dancing, gymnastics, and soccer
Favorite Food: Grapes and chocolate
Dream Job: Astronaut
Favorite Summer Activity: Running and playing in the sprinkler

About the Art

Method: Watercolor, crayon, pasta, buttons, foam paper, felt, and a paper weaving technique
Description: “I want to ride my scooter to Legoland with my little brother, Luke. Then, we will ride the train to a volcano with red hot lava!”