Winners of the 2012 Christmas Island Style Ornament Contest.
Winners of the 2012 Christmas Island Style Ornament contest had their photo taken with teacher Shane Totten at Marco Island Charter Middle School. From left, Kevin Garcia and CJ Noel, honorable mention winners. With them are Gabby Payne, second place winner, Ellie Hague, third place winner and Jaryn Pellant, first place winner with Bette McGilvray. Not available was Anastasia Baran. Her entry is shown by Mr. Totten. Anastasia earned an honorable mention.
The theme for this year’s ornament design was a crab. The design contest is annually for the ornaments which are made of porcelain and are ready for sale the following season. Jaryn Pellant will have her design on ornaments, available in time for Christmas 2012. Co-Chairs of the CIS Ornament Committee are Bette McGilvray & Barbara Dasti. Proceeds from the sale of the ornament benefit Christmas Island Style.