Professional artists and students create a colorful chalk weekend explosion using the asphalt as a canvas and chalk as the medium. Large painted murals will unfold at the feet of thousands of spectators come Saturday morning.
Visitors will be able to see the early sketches of works and watch the student competition. Sunday local professional artists will complete their masterpieces. Spectators are invited to select their favorite painting and be entered into raffle for a vacation package to Red Mountain Spa.
The artistic event brings together the business community and professional artists with students in an what has proven to be an amazing collaborative activity.
2012 Kayenta Street Festival Awards
Winners (Note: 2 Awards are yet to be announced)
Young Artists 6-8th Grade Teams
1st place - The Joker by Fossil Ridge
2nd place - John Lennon by Fossil Ridge
3rd place - The Red Fish With Blue Dots by Sunrise Ridge
Best Use of Color- The Mona Lisa by GWA
Best Master Copy- The Girl With Yellow Hair by Vista
Student Artists 9-12th Grade
1st - The American Gothic - Farmer and Wife - Diamond Ranch Academy
2nd - The Foxes - by Hurricane Middle School
3rd - The Blue Horse- Dixie High School
Best Use of Color - Ray Charles - by Diamond Ranch Academy
Best Master Copy American Gothic - by Diamond Ranch Academy
Additional Awards to be announced.
2011 Kayenta Street Painting Gallery