Local Berwick student Pulasi Manangoda has just won one of the largest art competitions in Australia – The BIG Art & Expression Competition.

On doing art during this very difficult year, Pulasi said

“All art calms me down and helps to get out of stress”. 

Pulasi Manangoda
  • We know that kids have had to build remarkable resilience in 2020, and Pulasi’s comment indicates one of the ways kids have coped with the stress of COVID-19 and home schooling.
  • 2,216 children entered their incredible artworks into the competition run by Camp Australia
  • 21,524 supportive family members voted
  • There were 85,000 views from across Australia.

Congratulations Pulasi!