Art student featured

A Marion High School junior was recently selected as a featured artist at the Crittenden County Museum in Earle.

Nadiyah Robinson, 16, donated a piece titled “Mother Nature” for display during a recent museum open house. She said the painting, which makes use of vibrant colors and organic shapes, symbolizes the inherent beauty and resilience of the natural world.

Nadiyah is the daughter of Christopher Robinson and Joyce Robinson. She is studying art at Marion High School under the direction of Ms. Miranda Rippard and is working to complete her portfolio in Advanced Art Studies. After graduation in 2025, she plans to pursue a master’s degree in graphic design and become a professional artist.

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