2021 Sprout Winners!

Check out adorable and dynamic artwork from budding artists in our community.

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by Eli Esh

Eli Esh is our December winner!

Eli Esh, 9, is this month’s featured artist. The son of John and Mary Esh, Quarryville, Pennsylvania, Eli will receive a Farm Collector T-shirt: Congratulations, Eli!


LaVern Gingerich is our November winner!

drawing of a truck pulling a trailer with a john deere machine on it

LaVern Gingerich, 13, the son of Noah and Laura Gingerich, Kirksville, Missouri, is this month’s featured artist, and will receive a Farm Collector T-shirt: Congratulations, LaVern!


McClellan Pruess is our October winner!

McClellan Pruess, 12, is this month’s featured artist. The son of Melinda and Steven Pruess, Ashland, Wisconsin, McClellan will receive a Farm Collector T-shirt: Congratulations, McClellan!


Tucker Cooper is our September winner!

A shiny piece of wood with a tractor and the name Cooper burnt in. A young boy in a matching green cap and hoodie.


Gloria Kelash is our August Winner!

A drawing of a green tractor with heavy black lines, against a dynamic background of gradients of yellow, orange, and red.


Atticus Connell is our July winner!

Atticus Connell, 5, is this month’s featured artist. The son of Kevin Connell and Katie Cottle, Toledo, Ohio. Atticus will receive a Farm Collector T-shirt: Congratulations, Atticus!


Ethan White is our June winner!

Ethan White, 7, is this month’s featured artist. The son of Mike and Jeanette White, High Ridge, Missouri. Ethan will receive a Farm Collector T-shirt: Congratulations, Ethan!


Alex Bowers is our May winner!

Alex Bowers, 7, is this month’s featured artist. The son of Joel and Heather Bowers, Martinsburg, West Virginia, Alex will receive a Farm Collector T-shirt: Congratulations, Alex!


Marie Bortreger is our April winner!

green tractor illustration

Marie Bortreger, 12, is this month’s featured artist. Marie will receive a Farm Collector T-shirt: Congratulations, Marie!


Dirk Chappell Is Our March Winner!

Dirk Chappell, 8, March 2021 featured artist. The son of Jacob and Michele Chappell, Bourbonnais, Illinois. Dirk will receive a Farm Collector T-shirt: Congratulations, Dirk!


Liam Pripps, is our February winner!

Liam Pripps, 10, is this month’s featured artist. The son of Tyler and Elizabeth Pripps, Marine on St. Croix, Minn., Liam will receive a Farm Collector T-shirt: Congratulations, Liam!


Peyton Bootie, is our January winner!

Peyton Bootie, 15, is this month’s featured artist. The daughter of Raymond Bootie, Oriskany Falls, N.Y., Peyton will receive a Farm Collector T-shirt: Congratulations, Peyton!


Have a budding artist in your family? Send your kids’ or grandkids’ farm-related artwork to Farm Collector, and we’ll send a T-shirt to the monthly winner. Send submissions to Farm Collector, 1503 SW 42nd St., Topeka, KS 66609-1265. Please include the artist’s name, age and hometown and a recent photograph. A release form will be sent to the parents of each artist whose work is selected for publication; the release must be signed and returned to Farm Collector before the artwork can be published. For more information, contact us at editor@farmcollector.com.

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