FESTA!’s Gesso Italiano (Italian Chalk)

2015 Gesso Italiano Winners

 

For 2015, we asked the chalk artists to portray images that pay tribute to San Diego’s Balboa Park, in celebration of the park’s Centennial.  The results were extraordinary.  Thank you to ALL who participated, and CONGRATULATIONS to our winners.

BEST IN SHOW / François Larivière

(for this depiction on Kate Sessions often called “the Mother of Balboa Park)

PEOPLE’S CHOICE / Lidia Vasquez

BEST HIGH SCHOOL / Canyon Crest Academy

BEST MIDDLE SCHOOL OR YOUNGER / Campo Elementary