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Miles Davis
Celebrating young lives on canvas
Celebrating young lives on canvas

Chase Miller, 11 and Logan Gwin, 12, stood in the main hallway of Lisbon Elementary School, looking up at artwork on the walls. "Bedazzling" was how Chase described it. "I've never seen a picture like this before," Logan said. Artwork in elementary school hallways is not unusual, but the pictures the two fifth-graders from Woodbine were looking at on a recent weekday were anything but usual. The students were looking at painted portraits of themselves. Chase and Logan are two of the 90 fifth-graders getting ready to graduate from Lisbon Elementary whose portraits, in what has become a tradition at the school, were painted by art teacher Shawn Costello. Costello...