Award for Rebecca

Rebecca Moloney (age 11) from Shronell National School in west Tipperary has been recognised as one of the best young artists in Ireland for her entry to the Sightsavers Junior Painter Awards.

Rebecca Moloney (age 11) from Shronell National School in west Tipperary has been recognised as one of the best young artists in Ireland for her entry to the Sightsavers Junior Painter Awards.

Rebecca’s painting entitled ‘I Would Love To See Myself On An Elephant’ was inspired by this year’s competition theme, ‘I Would Love To See’ and was a winner in the 5th/6th class category.

With thousands of entries from over 200 primary schools nationwide, Rebecca is one of the 15 finalists who will have their paintings displayed at the Awards Day next month where the overall national winners will be selected.

She will receive a special regional prize in recognition of her amazing achievement.