Glacier Glide at Presque Isle

This year’s Glacier Glide brought out numerous artist and spectators. The event which is put on by the Lake Superior Art Association is the annual winter art show that is held at Presque Isle Park in Marquette. The show is an exhibit of adult and youth art. Youth art is displayed in the pavilion and adult work is displayed outdoors. Spectators hike, ski or snowshoe to view the works then return to the pavilion to cast their vote for their favorite adult and youth pieces. Ribbons and monetary prizes are awarded at the end of the show.

Winner’s List

Adult Division:

-Best of Snow: Alyssa Peterson

-1st place: Jackie Gallagher

-2nd place: Backdoor Friends

-3rd place: Carrie Biolo & Maria Formolo

-Honorable Mention: Jean Crunkleton

-Honorable Mention: Yarn Winders Fiber Guild

-Honorable Mention: Judy Parlato

9 (year old) and under:

-Best of Snow: Stella Walker

-1st Place: Casimir Leahy/Putvin (this name was left with the slash on her entry)

-2nd Place: Andrew Sawmick

-3rd Place: Zoe Marcotte

10-14 (year old)

-Best of Snow: Emma Walker

-1st Place: Hannah Goodwin

-2nd Place: Elise Wilcox

-3rd Place: Rebecca Yunk

15-18 (year old)

-Best of Snow: Mark Makela

-1st place: Jenna Olgren

-2nd place: Emma Jesek

-3rd place: Abbey Helppi