Seymour Fourth Grader Honored for her Art

Bree Schuettpelz, a fourth grader at Rock Ledge Elementary was honored for her illustrations in her book, “A Friend That’s Yours Forever” on April 28th, 2018 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Madison, Wis. Bree is the daughter of Amy and Bryan Schuettpelz of Seymour.
Bree competed in the Mary Jo Nettesheim Memorial Literary Competition. Her book was selected by the Delta Kappa Gamma Omicron Chapter, based in the Fox Cities. Her book was then entered at the state level where she received the Drawing – Illustrator Award. Bree received a medal, ribbon and a certificate at the Delta Kappa Gramma exhibit. Her book was showcased with other books from around the state. Bree’s book focused on the friendship between a girl and her dog. When the girl was sick and in the hospital, her faithful friend found a way to get in, helping the girl to recover.
Her teacher at Rock Ledge Intermediate, Todd Lowney says, “Bree is such a talented student. She excels in her writing ability; finding creative ways to keep the reader’s attention. And her illustrations just enhance the wonderful words that she put on the paper. She’s just an amazing and talented student.”
Bree Schuettpelz is pictured with the honor she won for illustrations in her book “A Friend That’s Yours Forever.” – Submitted photo
Bree Schuettpelz is pictured with the honor she won for illustrations in her book “A Friend That’s Yours Forever.” – Submitted photo