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North Lake Art Student Wins Calendar Design for Dallas Farmers Market

IRVING, Texas.August 9, 2004—J. Sharon Russell, a computer graphic design and painting student at North Lake College is the winner of the Dallas Farmers Market Art Award and will receive a $500 cash prize. Sharon won the competition in 2002 as well. The graphic design will be the cover of the 2005 Farmers Market calendar. The North Lake Art Club will receive $1000 in prize money.

North Lake students have won the design competition for five years in a row. “Because of winning this competition, the Art Club is able to provide scholarships for several art students every year” said Marty Ray, chairperson of the art department.

North Lake College is a member of the Dallas County Community College District. Educational opportunities are offered by the Dallas County Community College District without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, sex or sexual orientation.