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    Google Doodle Contest (VOTE!!)

    Stumbled on this link on the Google homepage for a national drawing contest of the Google logo and noticed that one of the better drawings in the K-3 division was by a kid who happens to be from Ames (St. Cecelia Elementary). There's a nice mini story about why he drew what he did too along with the drawing, which is pretty darn good for a 7 year old! Not sure if anyone here knows him or their family, but let's try to vote and help him win the K-3 division!

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    Re: Google Doodle Contest (VOTE!!)

    I'm 23 and can't draw like that.

    More power to ya, kid.



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    Re: Google Doodle Contest (VOTE!!)

    Quote Originally Posted by hawkclone11 View Post
    Stumbled on this link on the Google homepage for a national drawing contest of the Google logo and noticed that one of the better drawings in the K-3 division was by a kid who happens to be from Ames (St. Cecelia Elementary). There's a nice mini story about why he drew what he did too along with the drawing, which is pretty darn good for a 7 year old! Not sure if anyone here knows him or their family, but let's try to vote and help him win the K-3 division!

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    Wow I'm impressed with the talent level of some very young artists.



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    Re: Google Doodle Contest (VOTE!!)

    A friend of mine from Ames knows them and had posted this on facebook earlier. Great drawings.



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    Re: Google Doodle Contest (VOTE!!)

    Those were some pretty good pieces of artwork, and to think that I had low expectations for them.



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    Re: Google Doodle Contest (VOTE!!)

    I think this one is the most creative




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    Re: Google Doodle Contest (VOTE!!)

    Wow. I am looking at 4-6 and these are jaw dropping good.



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    Re: Google Doodle Contest (VOTE!!)

    I don't know any 8 year old that can use the word irrespective or understand racism..I think it's obvious there was more than a little help from parents on a few of them



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    Re: Google Doodle Contest (VOTE!!)

    Done :)



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    Re: Google Doodle Contest (VOTE!!)

    Quote Originally Posted by xboxfever View Post
    I think this one is the most creative

    Disagree, it is this:




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    Re: Google Doodle Contest (VOTE!!)

    I'm sorry, but what do the holes in the lowercase g look like to you guys?




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    Re: Google Doodle Contest (VOTE!!)

    I'm artistically inclined, but even I couldn't draw like that when I was 7.


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    Re: Google Doodle Contest (VOTE!!)

    Quote Originally Posted by AlleyAddict View Post
    I'm sorry, but what do the holes in the lowercase g look like to you guys?

    This is off topic, but on the back of my senior yearbook there was a close up picture of a closed eye. This eye had a bunch of pink eye makeup on it. So you can all imagine what it looked like to a bunch of high school boys.


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    Re: Google Doodle Contest (VOTE!!)

    Quote Originally Posted by hawkclone11 View Post
    Stumbled on this link on the Google homepage for a national drawing contest of the Google logo and noticed that one of the better drawings in the K-3 division was by a kid who happens to be from Ames (St. Cecelia Elementary). There's a nice mini story about why he drew what he did too along with the drawing, which is pretty darn good for a 7 year old! Not sure if anyone here knows him or their family, but let's try to vote and help him win the K-3 division!

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    I know the young man who made this. What makes his drawing unique is not only did he make the drawing, he is also acting on his idea. He has raised over $3,000 dollars on his own to donate to clean water for Africa. He is an amazing young boy and it would be great if anyone out there would be willing to vote for his drawing to become the winning one. If so, just go to Doodle 4 Google and vote for Nathan in Region 6. Thanks!



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    Re: Google Doodle Contest (VOTE!!)

    Quote Originally Posted by hawkclone11 View Post
    Stumbled on this link on the Google homepage for a national drawing contest of the Google logo and noticed that one of the better drawings in the K-3 division was by a kid who happens to be from Ames (St. Cecelia Elementary). There's a nice mini story about why he drew what he did too along with the drawing, which is pretty darn good for a 7 year old! Not sure if anyone here knows him or their family, but let's try to vote and help him win the K-3 division!

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    Golly, I cannot believe you entered your own drawing under the 7 year old division.


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