Children in grades K–5 submitted artwork during the Bookawocky Art Contest this summer.
Entries spanned a variety of media from pencil to collage, watercolor to digital images.
There were more than 125 entries submitted and divided into two age brackets, grades K–2 and grades 3–5.
Congratulations to the winners and finalists.
2017 Dakota County Library Bookawocky Art Contest Winners
1st: "My Favorite Book is Dragons Love Tacos" by Aden B., Galaxie
2nd: "Mia the Unicorn", Violet K. by Robert Trail
3rd: "June, the Snail and the Whale" by June C., Robert Trail
Finalist: "Pigeon Finds a Girlfriend" by Alexandra E., Galaxie
Finalist: "The Puppy" by Sochenda S., Galaxie
Finalist: "Star Wars Return of the Jedi Storybook" by Cyd S., Wentworth
Finalist: "Monkey and Elephant's Babysitting Adventure" by Chloe S., Wescott
Finalist: "The Fight for the Chamber of Secrets" by Tallulah W., Wentworth
Finalist: "Fly Guy Presents Sharks" by Yeshna Y., Galaxie
Finalist: "Elmer" by Ronny Y., Burnhaven
1st: "Race to the Top" by Annabel N., Pleasant Hill
2nd: "Narwhal Unicorn of the Sea by Natalie M., Robert Trail
3rd: "Burning" by Anya S. Burnhaven
Finalist: "Humphrey World" by Alexandra D., Galaxie
Finalist: "The Day the Crayons Quit" by Maggie D., Wentworth
Finalist: "I Don't Have a Favorite, I Like 'em All" by Lilah M., Inver Glen
Finalist: "Baby Island" by Anja P., Heritage
Finalist: "Harry Potter" by Elise R., Pleasant Hill
Finalist: "One Summer in the Book of Smile" by Ava T., Heritage
Finalist: "Ivan the Painting Gorilla" by Julia V.-C., Pleasant Hill
The Bookawocky Art Contest was sponsored by the Dakota County Library foundation.