Wednesday, February 17, 2010

BYU Illustration Wins 2010 SOI Student Competition (7 Times!)

The Society of Illustrators just announced their winners for this year's Student Scholarship competition. If you don't know what the SOI is just think of it as a the Screen Actors Guild for Illustrators. The Student Scholarship Competition is a way for the SOI to recognize up and coming talent.

This year BYU got in 7 entries! Big BIG WOOT!

Here are BYU's winners (student and entry):

Anna Doxey/Eggelston:

Anthony Holden:

Will Strong:

Houston Trueblood:

Steven Waggoner:

Kelly Weed:

Jacob Wyatt:

Congratulations to everybody. This is a very strong showing from BYU this year. Other schools got in more than 15 or 20 but those schools have about 3000 illustration students attending. BYU has one of the highest ratios of winning entries to number of students in the program.

Rock on everybody.

You can see all of the winning entries here. Congrats to everybody.


  1. yaaaaaaaay us!! that's so exciting.

  2. That is such a great program! Way to go Proffesors Hull, Barrett and Andersen! You are imparting amazing skills and turning out excellence!