Waterloo, IA - - - Veridian Credit Union will host its annual ArtShare Premiere on Monday, February 6 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at 1827 Ansborough Ave. in Waterloo. Select students from Waterloo East, West, Expo and Valley Lutheran high schools will have the opportunity to share their work with family, friends and the community at the event. The public is invited to attend the premiere. There is no cost to attend and refreshments will be served.
There are 38 original works of art by students from Waterloo East, West, Expo and Valley Lutheran high schools on display at Veridian. The mediums range from digital photography and graphic design to paintings and pottery.
"The youth in our community are very talented," said Molly Schmidt, the northeast Iowa Regional Manager. "This event is a great way for everyone to recognize these young artists."
It’s the 7th annual ArtShare Premiere in Waterloo. The works of art will continue to be on display through January 2013 and can be viewed anytime during regular business hours.
Students featured in the 2012 premiere are:
Waterloo East – Taylor Aswegan, Gaby Berdecia-Medina, Jessica Boyd, Caitlyn Daughtery, Carly Grove, Brianna Magnuson, Janet Mason, Lyndsie O’Donnell, Rebio Oswaldo, Aiesha Reed, Megan Schmidt, Jason Sommerfelt
Waterloo West – Holly Andrews, Tiyyhia Baker, Rage Beattie, Megan Borseth, Madison Burch, Carli Chilcote, Alexandra Dahlgaard, Lexus Dunn, Ally Eastland, Mark Gobeil, Caitlin Himebaugh, Breeze Kramer, Kiana Neilsen, Haw Ptoo, Natalie Siems, Linnea Sumner
Expo – Jerry Boyd, Bladde Findling, Skylar Foss, Lizzy Oman,
Valley Lutheran – Breanna Brown, Violet Collins, Cyanne Foust, Katlyn Lawless, David Wynstra
Veridian Credit Union, founded in 1934 in Waterloo, Iowa, is a not-for-profit financial cooperative owned by its members. The credit union offers a full range of consumer financial services and employs more than 500 Iowans throughout 26 branches, including 13 in the Cedar Valley. For more information, visit www.veridiancu.org or call (800) 235-3228.