Seeing Beauty From the Clouds — art by Giulia Bhatia

One City One Story 2017 Art Contest

2nd place

Elementary School category


Giulia Bhatia

Grade 5, St. Rita’s School

“Seeing Beauty From the Clouds”

Watercolor and ink on watercolor paper; 15 x 11 inches

The artist is a skilled designer. This piece has creative composition—using the entire canvas and the offset positioning the viewer to give a larger than life feel. Its creative perspective with its easily recognizable location elicits a wistful quality—whether that’s arriving or departing a much beloved city.


To view the list of the contest winners:  OCOS 2017 The Traveler Contest Winners

Jane Gov

Jane is a Youth Services Librarian at Pasadena Central Library. She purchases YA books for the library system and maintains the teen booklist, online resources, and webpages. She oversees Teen & YA programs including Summer Reading, Advisory Board, Zine, book reviewers, and volunteers. She also conducts a few kids events and storytimes. Jane is a contributor to VOYA Magazine and a YALSA Board member. A majority of her free time is spent with her corgi Lord Tyrion of Pasadena. She tweets as @missjanegov.

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