You may remember my student /customer Summer Dawn Coumbes from my blog article on pretty fruit arrangements on Mar 9th. A few days after I posted that article, I announced that a fruit and vegetable carving competition was coming up in Plain City, Ohio on May 21st. I suggested that it would be a fun event to attend whether it be as a spectator or a competitor.
Well, Summer hopped in her car and made the 3 hour drive to participate in her first ever fruit and vegetable carving competition.
Summer earned a third place prize in the amateur division!
Here is what Summer wrote to me in an email following the competition: continue reading…