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2010 Bookmark Design Contest

Theme: "Adventure in Books"

Our Bookmark Design Contest judges chose 16 bookmark designs to have professionally printed and distributed after a special Awards Ceremony on March 19, 2010 at 7 p.m. during the Author Gala at Leesburg Public Library.

Click on a bookmark for a printable PDF version.

2010 First Place Winners

Toni Amato's (Anime Style - Adventure type characters exploding out of a books. 'Adventure in Books' written on bottom.)
Toni Amato
First Place
Adult Category
Weirsdale, FL
Amber Goss' Bookmark (Knight fighting a dragon. Embark on an Adventure...Read! written at botom in old style calligraphy.)
Amber Goss
First Place
High School Category
Ridge Community High School
11th Grade

Dominic Amato's Bookmark (Open book with Adventure Awaits written at top, planes, explosions, rockets, cars, etc coming out of books)
Dominic Amato
First Place
Middle School Category
Carver Middle School
8th Grade

Julia Zhu's Bookmark (Little girl with giraffe and lemur. Giraffe has books on it's outstretched neck. Girl holding books with 'Adventure in Books' written on her tee.)
Julia Zhu
First Place
Elementary School Category
Lost Lake Elementary School
2nd Grade

2010 Second Place Winners

Nick Arbetier's Bookmark (four panels vertically. Top panel reads 'Every book'; Second Panel: boy reading book; Third panel reads 'is an adventure'; bottom panel: boy is a vampire standing on mountain against stormey sky with cape flying.)
Nick Arbeiter
Second Place
Adult Category
Lady Lake, Florida
Christi Cargil's bookmark (collage of various images, palm tree, setting sun, flag, earth, open book, george washington, woman's profile, stack of books, etc.)
Christi Joy Cargil
Second Place
High School Category
Home school
11th Grade
Sufyaan Virani's bookmark (Brigh yellow background. Open book colored in rainbow colors. Swirls escaping book with stars. Book has 'Adenture in Books' written on open pages.
Sufyaan Jaweed Virani
Second Place
Elementary School Category
Lost Lake Elementary School
5th Grade
Ciara Conol's bookmark (Book spines. Middle one has pages open. 'Adventure in Books' written off to the right. Open book has balloons coming out of pages, vine growing out, tail of monster or snake, claw rips in pages, footprints from floor onto pages, surf board dripping water, hot air baloon, person scaling the side of the book like rock climber. Spine other of books have allussions to classic titles like 'Tliver Owist', Cewis + Lark; Larry Poppins)
Ciara Conol
Second Place
Middle School Category
Windy Hill Middle School
8th Grade

2010 Third Place Winners

Samanth Lindmeier's Bookmark (hand is pulling away curtain to reveal a shelf of books, palm frond on left.
Samantha Lindmeier
Third Place
Adult Category
Lady Lake, Florida

Mary Cargil's bookmark (book with 'Adventure in Books' written on the cover. Red field with various 'world travel' type photos and poloroids)
Mary Elizabeth Cargil
Third Place
High School Category
Home school
11th Grade

Shaula Rey's bookmark (Colage of various images including eiffel tower, palm tree, dolphins, paint pallet, rocket, hot air balloon, dragon, castle, lightning and storm clouds, pegasus, moon, and empire state building)
Shaula Rey
Third Place
Middle School Category
Montverde Academy
7th Grade
Tena Lochan's bookmark ('Reading is Creativity' written in script on yellow background with pretty designs surrounding it
Tena Lochan
Third Place
Elementary School Category
Lost Lake Elementary School
5th Grade

2010 Honorable Mention

Mahjabeen Jaweed's Bookmark (mountain silohuetted against sunset with bright sun. Written 'Adventure in Books')
Mahjabeen Jaweed
Honorable Mention
Adult Category
Clermont, Florida
Kayla Gioeli's bookmark (colorful swirls escaping open book at bottom. Various images within the swirl like a submarine, earth, kite, soilders with American flag, etc.)
Kayla Gioeli
Honorable Mention
High School Category
South Lake High School
10th Grade
Levi Huchingson's bookmark (Knight with sword raised. 'Have an Adventure' written in bold orange letters surround the knight. Near the bottom by knight's shield is READ written in violet bold letters.)
Levi Hutchingson
Honorable Mention
Elementary School Category
Home school
5th Grade
Hannah Austin's bookmark (Jungle/safari animals in field of palm trees and serengetti. Zebras running in background. Lion roaring on left, monkey in center foreground. Leopard cub has paw on book. Giraffe leaning down to see what leopard has. Tucan in sky. Books scattered on ground. 'reading makes me wild!' written in sky)
Hannah Austin
Honorable Mention
Middle School Category
Mount Dora Middle School
7th Grade