Eau Claire (WQOW) – UW-Eau Claire’s sidewalks were decked out in all the colors of the rainbow on Saturday for Chalk Fest.
The annual event showcased the work of local artists who created everything from movie characters, to famous paintings, to original designs.
Anyone was allowed to come in and view the art for free or reserve a space on the sidewalk for their own art pieces.
Children at the event even got to put their own chalk drawings into a children’s mural in the middle of campus.
The event’s winners:
Winner: Square 56 – Theresa Hanson
Honorable Mention: Square 60 – Jessica Kopecky
Winner: Square 217 – Kaiah Hurt
Honorable Mention: Square 182 – Lauren Anderson
Winner: Square 23 – Group Name: You Can’t Chalk Alone
Honorable Mention: Square 168 – Group Name: Schleuderhaus
Winner: Square 42 – Autumn Tio
Honorable Mention: Square 24 – Scott Vleck