Cagayan de Oro’s Emmanuel Mulawan won 3 gold medals during the recently concluded first World Art Camp Olympiad (WACO) held July 18-25, 2018 at Gloria’s Fantasyland Theme Park in Dapitan City, Zamboanga del Norte.
Mulawan representing the Philippines swept all three categories he competed: On-The-Spot Painting, Sketching, and Thematic Painting.
Participants came from host Philippines, Indonesia, Myanmar and Thailand. See final medal count below.
Photo below shows Mulawan proudly displaying his winning art piece for the Thematic Painting Category. His entry has a theme “I am Proud of my Festival” and is his personal take of Higalaay Festival where FRIENDSHIP starts with a SMILE.”