Holley fifth-grader wins contest for student library-card design
Student's work incorporates Orange Frog motif
May 17, 2023
Holley Elementary School fifth-grader Aubree Hegge was shocked to learn she'd won a contest to design a new student library card for the Sweet Home Public Library, beating out 24 other entries with her portrait of an orange frog reading a "Frog Tales" book next to a stack of other literature.
But maybe she shouldn't have been so surprised. After all, the 11-year-old said, her father, Sean, who works as a facilities and park crew lead for the city, was a "pretty good artist" and had taught her a few things. She also uses a "whole bunch of drawing books."
Hegge explored a few ideas before...