Windham’s art department enters Vans shoe contest worth $50,000

Windham Superior School has in its possession two pairs of sneakers that could conclusion up becoming really worth $50,000. 

In January, art teacher Lauryn Gintert submitted a proposal to the Vans shoe firm to be one of the 200 substantial universities nationwide preferred to take part in the Vans Higher University Tailor made Culture competitiveness. Ginteret’s proposal was acknowledged.

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The procedures are uncomplicated: If preferred, the school is despatched two pairs of Vans sneakers to customize according to the themes “Hometown Pleasure” and “VAN D(IY)Oren Legacy,” the latter becoming an homage to the late Paul Van Doren, co-founder of the VANS shoe enterprise who died previous calendar year. Entrants are questioned to increase to Van Doren’s legacy by building a shoe devoted to VANS “4 pillars:” action sports activities, art, music and avenue society.