Rain Barrel 2015 Children’s Division – Artists

Artist Name: Clarence Fraim Boys & Girls Club

The Clarence Fraim Boys & Girls Club community garden club is an afterschool program during the school months and part of the summer program. The children attending learn about gardening, seeds, germination, composting, water conservation, and art.


Artist Name: Dover Clovers
Name of Piece: Lines Drawn By Nature

Dover Clovers of Dover, DE is a traditional 4H Club that allows participants to develop and showcase their citizenship skills  throughout the community as well as explore all types of sciences and life skills. Leader- Jennifer Filicicchia


Artist Name: Eagles Nest Christian Academy
Name of Piece: Globe

My name is Carter Breasure.  I am a 4th grader at Eagles Nest Christian Academy in Milton, DE.  I enjoyed painting a rain barrel for my school.


Artist Name: Eagles Nest Christian Academy
Name of Piece: Chase’s Zoo

My name is Chase Herbert Mears.  I am 10 years old. I attend Eagles Nest Christian Academy. I am in the 5th Grade.


Artist Name: Eagles Nest Christian Academy
Name of Piece: Barrels From Heaven

My name is Chase Wilson.  I attend Eagles Nest Christian Academy. I am in 5th grade.


Artist Name: Eagles Nest Christian Academy
Name of Piece: The Country Side

My name is Gabriel Ceresini.  I attend Eagles Nest Christian Academy.  I am in the 5th grade.  This is my first year participating in this contest.  I enjoyed painting the barrel.


Artist Name: Eagles Nest Christian Academy
Name of Piece: Aquamarine Tide

Payton Nowakowski


Artist Name: Eagles Nest Christian Academy
Name of Piece: Farmers

My name is Samuel Wells.  I am a fourth grader at Eagles Nest Christian Academy in Milton, DE.


Artist Name: F.D. Stubbs Elementary School
Name of Piece: Spring Barrel

Kahiam Mason is 7 years old and in the 1st grade at F.D. Stubbs Elementary School, in Wilmington, Delaware. Kahiam’s favorite subject in school is art. He likes to use various materials to create and express himself. Kahiam loves to build things with Legos and says he wants to be a builder when he grows up.


Artist Name: F.D. Stubbs Elementary School 
Name of Piece: Sassy

Daneé Patterson-Bowes is 12 years old and is in the 5th grade at F.D. Stubbs Elementary School in Wilmington, Delaware. She loves to express herself through art, and hopes to one day have a career in the performing arts. Daneé also loves fashion and spends a lot of her time dressing up and creating new looks with her twin sister Moneé. She plans to continue taking art lesson in Middle School next at Bayard Middle School.


Artist Name: Milton Elementary School
Name of Piece: A Fine Day on Wagamon’s Pond

Students from Milton Elementary School in Sandy Allen’s fifth grade STEAM class painted this rain barrel. Those students are May Dillard, Molly Mendes, Samantha Connors, Elle Anderson, Kelly Bragg, Marina Santini, and Shame Lammey.


Artist Name: Peach Blossom 4-H Club
Name of Piece: Rainfalls mmm Fresh!

Peach Blossom 4-H Club is a Kent County 4-H club that meets in Greenwood with members from the Greenwood and Harrington area and beyond. Many of Peach Blossom’s community service activities focus on protecting our environment. We participate each year in the Litter Barrel contest for litter awareness, Coastal Cleanup, and Beach Grass Planting. In addition, we have planted community gardens at various locations. The rain barrel painting committee was excited to learn about how rain barrels work and paint one to be placed at Lake Forest High School. The committee consisted of the following members: Garrett Geidel, Leslie Webb, Brenna Geidel, Oliver Menard, Joshua Menard, and Lida Gannon. 


Artist Name: Towne Point Elementary
Name of Piece: Let Learning Bloom

4th Grade Students: Kassidy Bahel, Caden Emerson, Kimora Sample, Michael Greco Jr., Prabnor Singh

Parent Volunteer: Michael Greco Sr.

Teacher Volunteer: Michele Johnson

ART Teacher: Christy Tapert


Artist Name: ZF Water Miners
Name of Piece: Ocean Beauty

Mirac Kekik, Furkan Kose, Nur Kose, Yusuf Kose, Merve Kekik, Sa’ad Ali Khan, Yusuf Patel, Aarib Syed, Aadil Syed, Hana Hubert, Yousuf Ahmed, Adeeba Allimulla, Huda Kose, Ruhi Khan