JHS Art Class named Unison Bank Artist of the Month

Unison Bank announced the Jamestown High School (JHS) Art Class as its featured artist for May 2021.

Each month, Unison Bank features local artists, photographers, quilters and creators and their products or services. Since 2013, they have featured 87 artisans.

May’s featured artist group, JHS Art Class, have displayed a variety of artwork within the lobby of Unison Bank in Jamestown, N.D. A few unique pieces that the group has worked on to display includes painted ceiling tiles as part of a senior class art project, various artwork from Art 2 class and pencil portraits by Art 1 class.

“We are excited to have the opportunity to display some of the artwork from our students at JHS. We have many talented students who have a passion for making art,” said JHS Art Instructor & Department Chair, Michael Dietz. Dietz instructs Art 1, Art 2, Art 3, Art 4 and AP Studio Art – which offers dual credit for high school and college.

JHS students who have their work currently displayed include Katie Schmitz, CaSara Messner, McKenna Jackson, Hannah Murchie, Claire Frohlich, Taylor Williamson, Chloe Stahlecker, Kaden DeGroot, Alyssa Hertz and Olivia Sorlie.

“We’re honored to allow local artists the opportunity to display their unique talents,” said Unison Bank President & CEO, Kelly Rachel. “Our doors are open, and we invite the community to stop by and see what these artists have to offer.”

To learn more about how to purchase a painting or about the Unison Bank Artist of the Month program, please contact Unison Bank at (701) 253-5600.