Contest Winners: All Things Bright and Beautiful
    Footnotes

    “Contest Winners: All Things Bright and Beautiful,” New Era, Sept. 1998, 8–9

    Contest Winners:
    All Things Bright and Beautiful

    Of all the bright and beautiful things that were created for our contest, we selected our favorites and now present them to you in this issue. Each participant had a unique view. Each entry was well done. But some entrants had refined and polished their artistic visions to bright and shining gems.

    Here are the winners of the 1998 New Era contest.

    Art

    First Place

    Kim Mickelson, 19
    Centerville, Utah

    Second Place

    Sarah Ludlow, 19
    Layton, Utah

    Third Place

    Bryan Beckman, 18
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin

    Honorable Mention

    Kevin Rowland, 16
    Dallas, Pennsylvania

    Carlotta Williams, 14
    Fruita, Colorado

    Jeannine O’Dell, 18
    Broken Arrow, Oklahoma

    Crystal Smedley, 15
    Kearns, Utah

    Leslie Chester, 17
    Lindon, Utah

    Photography

    First Place

    Tom Webster, 22
    Las Vegas, Nevada

    Second Place

    Rachel Gray, 20
    Springfield, Virginia

    Third Place

    Mollie Madsen, 18
    Clifton, Virginia

    Honorable Mention

    David Bassett, 20
    Bellevue, Washington

    Allyson Edward, 17
    Billings, Montana

    Amelia Morris, 22
    Kalamazoo, Michigan

    Stacie Jarvis, 18
    Hempstead, Texas

    Merilee Dearden, 14
    Riverton, Utah

    Article

    First Place

    Melissa Draper, 17
    Chanhassen, Minnesota

    Second Place

    Cristina Alvear, 16
    Buenos Aires, Argentina

    Third Place

    Sarah Baer, 18
    Westminster, Colorado

    Honorable Mention

    Heather Hodgkinson, 21
    Bountiful, Utah

    Mamie Hunsaker, 19
    West Weber, Utah

    Andrea Nixon, 17
    Holden, Utah

    Fiction

    First Place

    Andrea Nixon, 17
    Holden, Utah

    Second Place

    Maggie Zawrotny, 15
    Ypsilanti, Michigan

    Third Place

    Katie Stokes, 19
    Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

    Honorable Mention

    Kara Dixon, 19
    Chattaroy, Washington

    Jennifer Rose, 18
    Bountiful, Utah

    Poetry

    First Place

    Christine Spencer, 20
    Provo, Utah

    Second Place

    Kara Dixon, 19
    Chattaroy, Washington

    Third Place

    Peter Coyl, 17
    Rochester Hills, Michigan

    Honorable Mention

    Marti Bullock, 20
    Bountiful, Utah

    Cynthia Chun, 17
    Camarillo, California

    Traci Lerdall, 23
    Montrose, Colorado

    Karl Rees, 20
    Austin, Texas

    Tearese Segler, 19
    Cedar City, Utah

    Special Category

    First Place

    Laurissa Wyllie, 13
    Perth, Western Australia
    Violin concerto

    Second Place

    Sheralee Bills, 16
    Spanish Fork, Utah
    Novel

    Third Place

    Wayne P. Burton, 23
    Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
    Piano composition

    Honorable Mention

    Benjamin Boster, 17
    Adrian, Oregon
    Piano composition

    Sarah Ludlow, 19
    Layton, Utah
    Family history biography

    Song

    First Place

    Margo Faraoni Edgeworth, 22
    Mesa, Arizona

    Second Place

    Daryl O. Smith, 23
    Mesa, Arizona

    Third Place

    Wayne P. Burton, 23
    Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada

    Honorable Mention

    Bradley Hampton, 17
    Rancho Cucamonga, California

    Jared Ong, 19
    Carlsbad, California

    Stacie Perkins, 23
    Mesquite, Nevada

    Kimberly Young, 18
    St. David, Arizona

    Hymn

    First Place

    Rachel Bastian, 21
    Bountiful, Utah

    Second Place

    Kaimi Wenger, 23
    Mesa, Arizona

    Third Place

    Michael Ferguson, 16
    Woodbridge, Virginia

    Honorable Mention

    Josh Balvin, 16
    Green River, Wyoming

    Daryl O. Smith, 23
    Mesa, Arizona

    Sam Baird, 15
    Belmont, Massachusetts

    Photo illustration by Patric Gerber

    Kim Mickelson; Sarah Ludlow; Bryan Beckman; Tom Webster; Rachel Gray; Mollie Madsen; Melissa Draper; Cristina Alvear; Sarah Baer

    Andrea Nixon; Maggie Zawrotny; Katie Stokes; Christine Spencer; Kara Dixon; Peter Coyl; Laurissa Wyllie; Sheralee Bills; Wayne P. Burton; Margo Faraoni Edgeworth; Daryl O. Smith; Rachel Bastian; Kaimi Wenger; Michael Ferguson