Congressman Bill Orton, D-Utah, will host a reception today from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Springville Art Museum for participants in the 3rd District Congressional Arts Competition.
Scott Billings, a senior at West Jordan High School, won the event and will have his colored pencil drawing titled "Setting Ducks," displayed in the U.S. Capitol this summer.First runner-up in the competition is Jared Saxton of Orem, a senior from Orem High School, for a watercolor drawing titled "Violet Erosion." Second runner-up is Michelle Baker, Provo, a junior at Provo High School, for a painting titled "Switched on Discobolus." Brian Cutler, Orem, a senior at Timpview High School, took third with an acrylic painting titled "Bluenose."
Honorable mentions went to Tim Frank, Murray; Amy Toronto, Midway; David Maestas, Price; Jerry Cross, Orem; and Sarah Preston, Orem.